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ginnie6 04-13-2013 09:34 AM

Scrap Storage....
 
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I've only been quilting since 2009 but boy am I accumulating scraps! They were stuffed here and there in boxes and bins. I'd remember ahving something that would be perfect but finding it would be impossible. So this is what I came up with. My requirements were
It must be cheap!
It must fit in my space
and it must be cheap!
It must serve double duty

here's what ds and I came up with! I still need to paint it one day but so far it is working good. I can easily throw a scrap in it's color box and keep things a little neater. Plu it's fun to pull out the boxes and look!
I used scrap wood from a project of dh's and I bought the boxes.....less than 10 bucks in the whole thing! Plus paint when I decide on a color.

RavenLunaStitch 04-13-2013 09:51 AM

That is awesome! Your "architect/engineer" is pretty handsome too! I bet you'll be making lots of scrappy quilts now!

chips88 04-13-2013 09:57 AM

that is a great idea.where to get those boxes? i see many more things in the making..

Tartan 04-13-2013 10:15 AM

​Looks good! What a great little helper you have!!

Shadowirish 04-13-2013 10:17 AM

Neat, I really like your idea!

mighty 04-13-2013 10:28 AM

Awesome, great job!!!!

nannyrick 04-13-2013 10:52 AM

That is one GREAT solution!!! Thanks for sharing.

kay carlson 04-13-2013 11:36 AM

What a wonderful solution which meets all of your goals. Thank you for sharing your idea and inspiring others.

quiltingeileen 04-13-2013 12:36 PM

Great idea! Your son did a wonderful job.

noveltyjunkie 04-13-2013 12:41 PM

I like it! are you going to sew patchwork covers for the boxes?!


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