Twirly Skirt Pattern - good for using up scraps when you don't have any large pieces of fabric left.
Tiny People Clothes
Super Simple Leggings ~ Make these adorable leggings using only two pieces of fabric. Cut the leg wider and you have a pattern for boy pants. Dress them up by adding a skirt or ruffles.
I love this idea! Use 18 x18 or larger pieces of plywood...wrap each one using quilt batting and a different fabric remnant! A wonderful idea for when you don't have a headboard!
Here's a list of fabric scrap bowl tutorials I have compiled: Have you been sewing any coiled rope bowls to use up your fabric scraps?
Scrappy Skirt how-to, Tutorial for a little girls twirly skirt made from fabric scraps.
Adorable necklace tutorial for using up those tiny fabric scraps you can't throw out.
This free Fair Isle mittens pattern is perfect for using up scraps of 4ply
good for kinked up hair after you nap/sleep with it wet/air dry after pool--and good for dirty hair you don't have any options with :)
I will never have too many ideas for using fabric scraps! 24 Tutorials for using Fabric Scraps.
Have you tried making bath scrubbies? They're really simple to crochet and a great way of using up leftover bits and pieces of yarn (or knitlon) Click through for free pattern.
Sewing for kids
Twirling Hexies. This is one of our favorite scrap quilt patterns! Need a great quilt pattern for using up those medium and large-scale prints you have been saving? Try Nancy Mahoney's quilt design using hexagons and half hexagons.
Think of this when you know you don't have room for that item you must have!!!
crochet mini squares scarf, Great way to use up itty, bitty scraps of yarn. FREE pattern I don't have what it takes to get the colors arranged to look pleasing but these are only 1 round each. For Barbara's small felt pieces...
If you don't have any young goblins at your house, then you might opt for one of these more elegant looks when decorating with pumpkins.
Things That Make Me Hungry
I love the idea of using scraps like this to make blocks. You can literally use any size of fabric! Now, that's what I call a scrap quilt.
How to make a perfect bow out of any fabric you choose! Good to know if you don't have any ribbon on hand or if you just need a bow to match your decor perfectly!
Don't get rid of old scraps, make them into something beautiful! Craftsy's "Save Your Scraps" free PDF eGuide gives you 21 pages full of creative ideas for putting scrap fabric to good use! From displaying your scraps to turning them into fun and beautiful projects, our quilting experts spill their stash-busting secrets, offering top tips and a scrappy block tutorial.
Crafts for inspiration
great block to use up scrap fabric. alternate with a solid square between and you have an easy quilt using just your scraps and a solid.
You don't have to settle for rough, splintered edges when cutting plywood. Nor do you have to wrestle large, awkward pieces while placing your back at risk. Just use these simple tricks to get great results.