This section is designed to help bring back some of the skills that our mothers and grandmothers knew. And not to be sexist- possibly your father and grandfather ;o).
Instead of throwing out those old clothes use them to make a quilt or convert them into a tote bag, or braided rug.
When you learn how to sew, quilt, knit, and crotchet and you will have skills to trade with.
Here’s to the art of needlecraft!