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Hoopcraft: Learn to make a Hula Hoop Rug

Hula Hoop Rug

Learn to make a Hula hoop Rug.

This one is for those of us who are crafty and looking for additional creative uses for our hoops.

In this tutorial we are shown how to turn t-shirts into rugs. The focal point being a hula hoop acting as a fabric loom.

This simple to follow tutorial highlights an alternative way to utilize your hoops. We love to see creative ideas here at infinite circles, and look forward to seeing what the community can do with this concept.

What you’ll need to complete hula hula hoop rug project

  • Scissors
  • About a dozen T-shirts
  • A Hula hoop (The bigger the hoop the bigger the rug)


If you make a rug let us know, comment below.
We would love to share your creations.


  1. Sophia Alohinani on June 25, 2015 at 6:35 pm

    I have tried this and although it took a long time for me (my hoods are 32″ ID) I was verry happy with my rug! I’ve been thinking of making more as a way to recycle shirts I no longer have a use for! 🙂

    • Naeem Scott on June 25, 2015 at 10:51 pm

      I am so glad you found this useful Sophia.
      Let us know if you do end up making more, we would love to see your finished products.

  2. Helen on November 13, 2017 at 10:49 am

    Would you be able to send me this project sheet so I could do it
    Because I would like to make a rug to go under my coffe table

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