Goes to show ya.....nothing new under heaven....recycling and repurposing have been around a LONG time!
I recently finished a floral scrap quilt and with any project of this size, you end up with a pile of leftovers.
I gently pressed the seams in one direction.
Then trimmed off the edges.
Now I have a small table runner to put outside on my patio this summer. :)
Back to the pile and the remaining fabric strips.....
I take all my small leftover pieces after a project and cut them into strips, in sizes starting at 1", 1 1/4", 1 1/2", etc. If I have bigger piece, but smaller than fat quarter size, I put them in Ziploc bags by color. So when I was done, this is what I ended up with......