Sunday, 9 July 2017

FNWF fabric scrap clean up and sort out.

Oh Scrap.


My friend and I were recently given lots of bags of scraps. 
So I got the job of sorting them out.
This is how I'm spending my Friday night.
The girls over at FNWF are probably sewing.
Once I get this sorted then I can sew all weekend...
Oh my, what a mess!!!


Here are the scraps of kids fabrics. I should be able to get something out of this...


Sorting into piles of colours.
This took quite a while but I did get through them.
The biggest pile is the fabrics I am sorting.


This is what I spent the rest of the night doing.. 
sewing my scraps together to make blocks.
I decided to focus on kids fabrics. I want to make a few smaller quilts for charity.
The size is yet to be determined.



I joined in with Cheryll and a few others for FNWF.




14 comments:

  1. That's a big job Jo but it will be great when your scraps are all sorted.
    Will be interesting to see what the kids scraps became. Have fun....

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  2. I love sorting scraps. Wish I lived a bit nearer and I could have helped you!

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  3. Wow lots of Scrap fabrics,looking forward to see the kids Scrap quilt.

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  4. Yes big job! Wonderful you are making something useful from them....looking forward to seeing your creations Jo xx

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  5. You always manage to come up with something wonderful no matter what you are given.

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  6. lots to sort there which I know will transfer into lots of makes

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  7. Great job of sorting, I bag my scraps as I go....

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  8. I wouldn't now where to start, but once you get into it, it can be an enjoyable challenge seeing the pile of fabrics sorted. Looking forward to seeing what you make.

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  9. Wow now that's what I call sorting out...well done you. x

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  10. I think sorting scraps is like a treasure hunt! So much oohing and ahhhing. Have fun! And thanks for sharing with Oh Scrap!

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  11. It's a real,treasure hunt for quilters. I bet you found some real gems.

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