By Becky Striepe on January 14, 2014
We got an excellent question on fabric recycling from a reader. I tracked down one resource, but I’d also love to hear your suggestions!
By Becky Striepe on December 12, 2013
One of the things that I love most about this site is the amazing community of readers that we have. I enjoy receiving your emails with questions, comments, and suggestions! Over the past couple of weeks, I have gotten a couple of great questions that I wanted to share here in case anyone else was wondering the same thing or has suggestions for these folks.
By Becky Striepe on September 17, 2013
I recently got a great question in my inbox about how to recycle old jeans that are too tattered to wear or even craft with.
By Becky Striepe on August 20, 2012
Atlanta’s historic bar, Manuel’s Tavern, recently announced that its new recycling program has reduced their trash output by one dumpster per week. Adding recycling to their waste disposal is helping them reduce their impact on the landfill and saving them money at the same time. Here in Atlanta, businesses pay based on how many dumpsters [...]
By Becky Striepe on December 21, 2011
We recently got a question from a reader who manufactures upholstery and was looking for fabric recycling options for off cuts and other fabric scraps that they couldn’t sell. It was a good question, and one that applies to crafters just as much as folks who work with fabric on a larger scale, so I thought I’d share a few resources here for fabric recycling and reuse.