Do you have a pile towels looking for a new life? We have found 11 upcycled towel ideas to help you find a new life for your towels, whether it be old towels, or an oversupply of other towels. We have a stack of beach towels that don’t get used, so finally some of them will get used!
1. New Washcloths
Perfect for a towel with holes or stains which is otherwise ok as you can discard the bad bit and use the good. These washcloths are easy to make and look great! Click here for the full tutorial.
2. Towel Beach Bag
This is a super cute bag to carry all of your beach towels and other belongings in when visiting the beach. I love the lining in this beach bag (was a pillowcase) but if you are wanting to simplify this bag you can leave the lining out all together. Follow this link for the tutorial.
3. Sunshine Baby Toy
These sunshine baby toys would make fantastic baby shower gifts and you could make a whole lot just from one towel. Find out more here.
4. Kimono Towel Robe
There are quite a few different towel robe tutorials online but what I liked most about this one was how simple it is to make. Such a quick project that will produce something the kids will love. Head over to i Candy Handmade to find out how to make this robe.
5. Towel Cushions
Great cushions for you patio chairs, they look great and are easy to make. Click here for the full tutorial.
6. Bath Mat
One of the best upcycled towel ideas is this bath mat. There is no need to buy a bathmat again when you can make one for a fraction of the price! Follow this link to find out more and find a video tutorial.
7. Towel Cat Toy
Why not make one of these adorable cat toys out of an old towel, it will defiantly bring a smile to your young ones face. Find the tutorial here.
8. Braided Towel Rug
Great for the bathroom or really any room in the house. My girls would love one of these rugs in their bedrooms in pink and purple! Find the step by step instructions here.
9. Sun Lounger Towel
Perfect for the beach or relaxing on your lawn. This fantastic sun lounger towel folds up into a convenient carry bag. click here to find out more.
10. Beach Towel Dress
The most perfect dress to wear to the beach, it is so practical and easy to slip on and off when taking a dip in the ocean. The tutorial can be found at Made Everyday.
11. Angry Bird Hooded Towel
Ok so this is still a towel but they are so cool they had to be added to our list of 11 upcycled towels! Click here for the detailed tutorial.