Category Archives: Scraps

More Scrap Busting

I found a bag of vintage scraps in my closet. It was time to deal with these. They were pretty small so I grabbed these dies. I ironed scraps and piled them up on the dies. Ta daaaa! Actually, there … Continue reading

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More Scrap Busting!

I’ve finished cutting up my patriotic fabrics! After I cut all the 3.5 by 6.5 rectangle that I could, I started cutting 3.5 inch squares. I do have some yardage for borders and such that survived whole. After I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Oh, Scrap!

I have a mess in my sewing room! I’ve been trying to ignore my messy stash, but yesterday I bit the bullet and started working to get a handle on it. It’s so bad. I decided to start with my … Continue reading

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Scrap Busting

This is a loooonnnnggggg post! I decided had to do something with my overflowing scrap buckets. I keep buckets for modern and reproduction fabrics. Solids and QOV scraps are also kept separate. This first one is a baby bathtub! Before: … Continue reading

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Mug Rugs

I had this pile of scraps on the cutting table after working on the cactus top. I didn’t feel like putting them away so I decided to make something with them. I pulled out this die set from Accuquilt . … Continue reading

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Remember when I used my die cutter to cut up all my scraps and emptied my scrap bins? Well, I found that I missed my scrap bins. So I decided to make more scraps! I pulled out this basket that … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Batik Rectangles

I finished up my batik rectangles quilt!  I really love the lavender binding. I finished it by machine and I’m pleased with how well that turned out. I spent way too much time trying to decide on a backing fabric … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ Batik Scraps

Remember when I chopped up all my batik scraps? I bought some yardage of this solid aqua and chopped that up too. I used a 2 1/2 inch by 4 1/2 inch die to cut these on my Accuquilt studio cutter. I … Continue reading

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More Scrap Busting!

Beware! This is a photo heavy post! Hubby is out of town so I’ve spent some concentrated time scrap busting the last couple days! Remember my overflowing baby bath tub full of scraps? And this big bucket of scraps? I … Continue reading

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More Scrap Management

I’m still working through scraps. I will be at this for some time. I tackled my 30s reproduction scraps. When I do this, I go through the bin, ironing each piece. I sort into piles by size like this. My … Continue reading

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