10 Easy Craft Projects to Use Up Fabric and Paper Scraps

10 Easy Craft Projects to Use Up Fabric and Paper Scraps

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Kim R. McCormick
Jul 12, 2011

Anyone who even dabbles in crafts or DIY projects knows that you inevitably end up with more than a few random scraps. To keep them from the trashcan, take your creative thinking another step further with these resourceful projects.

TOP ROW
1. Paper-covered pencils by Laura Normandin for Design*Sponge
2. A memory game made from small squares of fabric by The Purl Bee
3. Old quilt squares tuend into a bunting by Under The Sycamore
4. Printer paper with mistakes becomes a glamorous tray by Everything LEB via Little Green Notebook
5. Paper-covered food cans turned organizational tool

BOTTOM ROW
6. Fabric-covered pushpins by How About Orange
7. Resourceful gift wrapping from Martha Stewart
8. Anthropologie-inspired hair bows Prudent Baby
9. A bird mobile by Sew Liberated from a Spool pattern
10. Decorated jar lids by Laura Normandin for Design*Sponge

Images: as linked, 5. Kim Rinehimer

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