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Upcycling Old Clothing with @ProjectRepatUSA

Nathan Rothstein

What do you do with all of those old t-shirts that have sentimental value but that you haven’t worn in years? Continue to horde them in your closet or bite the bullet and toss them out? Project Repat (@ProjectRepatUSA) seeks to solve this dilemma by “upcycling” your old, no-longer-worn tees into other usable items like blankets and tote bags.

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  • Alessandra Rizzotti

    I recently saw this beautiful art exhibit that used recycled t-shirts to make a statement about immigration and sweat shops. She collected the shirts through a used clothing store and it was so vibrant. I wish I remembered her name!