In this post, I will be showing you two ways to remove the paper from the back of fabric samples, as well as how to take apart fabric sample books and give you some ideas for what to do with all that fabric! Fabric sample books are used by many design professionals as a way …
What is a Junk Journal and How to Make one! Loads of fun ideas for using recycled and upcycled materials to make a unique junk journal.
Learn how to make fabric yardage from your funny shaped scraps and offcuts. Make use of that pile of oddly cut ends you get left with after a big sewing project!
One way I like to cut down on my growing scrap fabric pile is by making mini scrappy quilt blocks. At the end of an evening, when I’m too tired to work properly on whatever my main sewing project is, I make a couple of scrap fabric improv quilt squares to wind down. These are …
Sew a cute fabric baby book using your leftover scrap fabrics. Teach baby about colours and textures with this sweet homemade gift idea!
Easy method to make clothes labels out of old pillowcases and sheets! Use Handmade Fabric Sewing Labels on gifts and crafts to sell. Guest Post by Catherine Wainwright of Buttons for Beans.
A bumper list of scrap fabric upcycling ideas with links to tutorials and project suggestions. Turn your scrap fabrics into great gifts and decor items!
Our reader’s favourite upcycling tutorials of 2020. These projects show a snapshot of what you’ve been upcycling this year! From footstools made of plastic tubs to face mask organizers and furniture makeovers.
Make your own no waste DIY Christmas Gift Tags out of cardboard and scrap fabric. Easy & Fun to make. Includes instructions to make two kinds of Christmas Tree Themed Gift Tags
10 Fun & Easy DIY Personalised Gifts they’ll be thrilled to recieve. Use your unwanted items from scrap fabric to old crockery to make upcycled gifts.
This tutorial is all about how to make your own applique embellishment out of scrap fabric and then how to applique on a t-shirt. A fun clothing upcycle project!
Improv scrappy quilt made using fabric scraps, and bolt ends. I used scrappy binding & a mix of free motion and walking foot quilting! An easy beginner quilt for aspiring improv quilters.
Make DIY Fabric Wrapped Hangers the scrappy way! Use your scrap fabric trimmings to make beautiful and functional fabric covered clothing hangers!