When people think about recycling, they always forget about recycling clothing and other household items. There are different ways to recycle clothing and make money. The first way is to donate clothing to a Good Will store or some other thrift store. You can receive a receipt with a dollar amount that can be claimed on your end of the year taxes as a deduction. This is not money on hand during the year but does help reduce you tax liability if you itemize deductions.
Another way people recycle clothing for making some money is by having garage sales or rummage sales. People love to go to garage sales to find cheap clothing and other household items. You can make some good money selling items that you no longer need, wear or want. Every piece sold can bring in some extra money. People find many different ways to recycle clothing for making some money.
Some people will take old clothing and make quilts, blankets, scrapbook covers, picture frames, doll clothes, baby clothes and so forth. By doing this, they can sell the newly made items and make money. This type of clothing recycling is popular with many creative people who enjoy designing and making things to sell. There is money to be made in recycling clothes it just depends on which way you decide to do it. You will find that recycling clothing is a good way to make some money especially if you make other items or have a garage sale.