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scrap…rhymes with crap. scrap week! quilt

if you have read my blog before…you will know that i’m a hoarder….
and fabric scraps are no exception….
so much in fact that i had to devote a whole week of fun tutorials to use up your fabric remains!!!!
today we start with a fun scrappy quilt!
Back many moons ago when I was packing up my house I ran across a shoe box of little scrap fabric. too small to really do anything with…and i started sorting them by color…and slowly and surely the rainbow quilt was sewn….
scrappy quilt a girl and a glue gun
crafting isn’t a clean hobby…
I laid out all the colors together and sewed all the colors together….then sewed the strips of colors together.
I cleaned up the edges
and added a white border.
I couldn’t find the exact kind of print for the back of it…so i created my own ..I got white fabric and made a triangle stamp and used fabric paint to create my print…
back of scrappy quilt
and while i was waiting for the purple to dry my daughter walked across it…so there are little purple smudges across it. #lifeofamom then just added some polka dot binding! scrap fabric quilt
it’s super fun…no real rhyme or reason. you can see i didn’t try to match up the squares..which makes it really easy!

what to do with leftover scrap fabric scrap fabric quilt a girl and a glue gun my daughter helped me create a little one for dollies using the black and white scraps! quilt 2 baby quilt black and white scrappy quilt come back tomorrow to see a fun no sew scrap fabric project…
and stay tuned all week for great ideas and awesome roundups!
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Kimbo

About Kimbo

Kimbo blogs at A girl and a glue gun--where she puts her hot glue gun to good use (as well as her vinyl cutter and sewing machine) She loves all crafts and is thrifty (the nice way to say she's cheap) So she is constantly trying to come up with fast and easy projects that won't break the bank! She lives in Idaho with her hot husband and 3 kiddos.