What to Do With Extra Fabric: 140+ Scrap Sewing Projects
Whatever you do, don't throw away those fabric scraps! Save them up for these amazing stash-buster sewing projects instead.
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If you're searching for things to make with fabric scraps, you've come to the exact right place! What to Do With Extra Fabric: 140+ Scrap Sewing Projects is a compilation of our very best scrap sewing projects all in one convenient location. With so many free sewing patterns at your disposal, you'll never have to worry about wasting your leftover scrap fabric ever again!
On this page, you'll find an enormous variety of scrap fabric crafts, including scrap quilting tutorials, holiday sewing projects, scrappy quilt patterns, and more. Discover easy fabric crafts for the kitchen, your home, and your wardrobe, as well as free bag patterns that can be made by sewing with scraps. The options are limitless! Don't resort to tossing out your leftover scraps. Now your fabric stash can find a new home in the form of these wonderful scrap fabric projects.
Plus, we have an extra bonus for you: At the end of the list, you'll find a compilation of scrap quilt ideas from our friends at FaveQuilts! You won't want to miss their many ideas for scrap quilts, so make sure to give that page a visit.
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40+ Scrap Fabric Projects: Clothing, Quilts, and More
If you've been wondering what to do with extra fabric left over from other projects, whatever you do... don't throw those scraps away! Instead, collect them and transform them into one of these 40+ Scrap Fabric Projects. If you love to sew, then this is a great opportunity to get really creative with your leftovers without needing to spend more money on new materials. You'll make use of all your scrap fabric while also creating something new for your home, family, or pets. It's a win-win situation!
If you're looking for sewing ideas for scrap fabric, you've found exactly the right collection. In it, you'll find scrap fabric ideas for clothing, quilts, your kitchen, and much more. Check out any of the scrap sewing projects found in this collection, and you'll definitely find new ways to use up the fabric in your stash. Happy sewing!
30 Simple Sewing Projects to Use Up Your Scraps
Every crafter eventually builds up a pile of scraps from other projects. It can be tempting to simply throw out all that leftover scrap fabric, but think of all the money you'd be wasting and all the projects you'd miss out on! Instead of trashing the fabric scraps, put them to use in any number of creative ways with some scrap sewing projects courtesy of yours truly. The projects in 30 Simple Sewing Projects to Use Up Your Scraps are perfect for anyone who is looking for what to make with fabric scraps.
Check out these sewing tutorials to find scrap sewing ideas you're sure to love. There's no better way to save money on your free sewing patterns than to use up old scraps. No matter how big your scrap pile may be, we have the perfect stash buster sewing projects to turn that clutter into classic pieces you'll adore. You can make just about anything from scrap fabric with the right tutorials for sewing with scraps. From itty bitty fabric flowers to stunning quilting patterns, scraps are the kind of trash you can easily transform into treasure!
36 Scrap Quilt Ideas for Your Fabric Stash
If your stash is overflowing with bright scrap fabric that you just can't get rid of, then AllFreeSewing and FaveQuilts are here to save the day! This list of 36 Scrap Quilt Ideas for Your Fabric Stash is filled with beginner-friendly scrappy quilt patterns that are designed to use your most colorful fabric scraps. These simple sewing projects are easy on your budget and are the perfect way to become comfortable with quilting.
From beginner projects like coasters and mug rugs, to full scrap quilt patterns from our friends at FaveQuilts, these scrap sewing projects are the ultimate solution to cleaning out an overflowing fabric basket. Create your next quick, scrappy quilt project with our newest list of fun scrap sewing ideas!
15 Festive Scrap Sewing Projects for Christmas
If you can't wait for the holiday season to start, then you don't want to miss this collection of 15 Festive Scrap Sewing Projects for Christmas! Designed for the sewist on a budget, this link love collection is filled with DIY Christmas projects that are designed to use up your scrap fabric. From easy DIY ornaments to quick holiday decor, this collection is chock-full of scrap sewing ideas to get your home ready for the Christmas festivities. You'll never wonder what to do with extra fabric again!
Stop letting your fabric scraps pile up by creating one of these fun holiday projects that are perfect for making in advance. Adorable scrappy ornaments, DIY wreaths... the list of holiday sewing projects goes on! It has everything you need to decorate your home for Christmas. Get ready to break out your favorite fabric scraps for these fun and festive scrap sewing projects.
BONUS: 20 Ways to Make a Scrappy Quilt from FaveQuilts
Quilting fabric is one of the biggest expenses involved in the craft, making it hard for quilters to keep within budget and start new patterns. That's why we've put together a list of 20 Ways to Make a Scrappy Quilt. These scrap quilt designs include quilt blocks and full size quilts as well as small quilt projects, all of which will save you money and clean out your scrap drawer at the same time.
The best part about these free scrap quilt patterns is that they're easy enough for those new to quilting, so you won't have to stress out about complicated patterns. If you've been searching for ways to quilt without breaking your budget, don't miss this collection of simple scrap quilts.
No idea of what to do with extra fabric in your stash? Worry no more. This list of free scrappy quilt patterns is sure to have a pattern for every beginner sewist.
What are your favorite ways to use up your leftover fabric scraps? Let us know below in the comments!
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