Here’s a nice collection you’ll want to keep handy for scrap buster projects, also nice for beginner quilters looking to gain a little experience sewing with small fabric pieces. Some of these have been featured in other collections here on Tipnut but there’s lots of new stuff too, you’ll find a little bit of everything here including many gift-worthy ideas.
Sweet Bag : Made with squares of fabric (for outer bag), lining and narrow ribbon or cord for drawstrings.
Scottie Dog Softie : Just like old patchwork quilts, no two Scottie Dogs are alike – but they all have personality. Free pdf download available.
Patchwork Pillow : Make a whimsical disappearing nine-patch pillow for your child’s room or your sofa in no time flat and it’s a great project for beginners.
Miniature Pincushions : Each one is like a tiny version of a larger quilt, but they are a lot quicker to make.
Notebook Cover Tutorial : Makes a finished notebook cover that measures 15″ x 9″ but you can easily adjust the size as needed.
Teapot Pattern : Cute patchwork block that can be used to make potholders or whatever you like. Free template download available.
Fabric Basket : Can be used as a decorative organizer for your home or a gift basket or whatever else you like. Free tutorial download available.
Zippered Pouch : Easy project that’s great for a beginner zipper project.
Journal Cover : Made to fit an A5 art diary which is 6.25 inches wide, and 8.25 inches long but can be adjusted for other sizes easily.
Kitchen Mat : Quick & inexpensive floor mat where you can choose the size and colors to suit your needs.
Eye Glasses Case : Finished size is about 3″ x 6 1/4″, if you have bigger specs, adjust accordingly.
Reversible Tissue Box Cover : Very easy to make, nice project for beginners.
Quilted Belt : Made with d-rings, quilt batting, strip of fabric (for the back of belt) and fabric scraps for the top.
Scrappy Scarf : Made with squares and rectangles of cotton fabric, backed with chenille.
Wine Bag Tutorial : Sweet little bag to present a bottle of wine.
Pincushion : Another easy cutie to make that takes only about an hour to whip up.
Pouch : Ideal for stashing small treasures, has a drawstring/casing closure at top.