This Homemade Sock Aid is a do it yourself sock aid designed for people with a bad hip or individuals who have a lower extremity disabilities to put on their socks. Follow the steps below to create the Homemade Sock Aid. The piece is a rigid piece of plastic, so if the user puts lotion on their dry feet the lotion will not get all over the Homemade Sock Aid opposed to bought sock aids that have padding on the inner piece.
Step One: Gather materials.
- A 2-cup measuring cup.
- Two straps of ribbon.
Step Two: Cut off the bottom of the 2-cup measuring cup.
Step Three: Cut off the handle and upper part of the tube.
Step Four: Cut slits about an inch below the upper part of the tube.
Step Five: String the ribbon through the two slits.
Step Six: Use.