01 Aug '11, 11am

How can I reuse or recycle small pieces of fabric – that isn’t patchwork blankets or tote bags?: Last... #recycling

How can I reuse or recycle small pieces of fabric – that isn’t patchwork blankets or tote bags?: Last... #recycling

Last week, I posed a question from Annetta about what to reuse or recycle to make a bird bath – thanks for all the great suggestions. Annetta asked another question – about fabric: Any other good ideas for using fabric. I have tons of it and I am getting bored making blankets and tote bags. I want to make something useful. I asked her to clarify what type of fabric – old bedding, old clothes, old yardage/fat quarters etc – and she added: “The fabric in question is in small bits. I have so much fabric in small pieces I just don’t know how to use it all, and I don’t want to throw it away.” While I’d challenge the insinuation that blankets & tote bags aren’t useful, I do know what she means – we currently have more than enough shopping bags and throw blankets (even with a messy/often soggy dog) so new ideas are always welcome. I’ve seen some lovely pieces of patchwork used fo...

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