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Recycle Socks for Swiffer Pads

I have been recycling my hubby's old socks into swiffer pads. I cut the end of of both ends of the sock and a cut down one side of the sock between the two cut ends, Then I fit it over the swiffer and then sometimes I sew the ends shut, sometimes I don't. When they get old, I just throw them away.


By Robyn from Hampton, TN

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March 12, 20090 found this helpful

Thanks for sharing this.It sounds like A great idea and A way to use all those odd socks that show up every week! I live in Hampton too! May God bless! redbarn816 AT

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March 14, 20090 found this helpful

You can use old cut up tee shirts too!

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March 26, 20090 found this helpful

Wow this is a great idea! I was just about to throw away my husband socks, but not no more. Thanks for this tip.

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May 7, 20130 found this helpful

Hi there! I'm totally addicted to my Swifter Wet Jet but I agree wayyy too costly. Love the sock idea, but if you ladies still want to splurge, at my local dollar store, they now have a Family Dollar brand. So much cheaper! When my boyfriend found them even he was excited. ha ha These can be used both sides. I am goin to try the sock idea. I refill the empty Swifter bottle with a little Simple Green and water, works great!

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