Annual Scraps Bag Subscription
Annual Scraps Bag Subscription

Annual Scraps Bag Subscription

Recycle all your DIY textile scraps and bits with Retold’s Scraps Bags. Get three bags to divert your scraps from the landfill.

We heard you fellow quilters, sowers and crocheters...Retold now has a recycling bag which is dedicated to ensure your scraps are diverted from landfills.

Pay once and get three Scraps Bags every three months - stress free and convenient so you can create and recycle without any hassle! Pre-labelled & pre-paid - Hassle Free!

♻️ What do you get?

Other than getting the opportunity to save ~ 45 lbs of your DIY scraps from being wasted, you get the ease and convenience of recycling from your studio or home! The Scraps Bag is only for scraps.  

📏 How big is a Scraps Bag?

Each Retold Scraps Bag can hold up to approximately 5 lbs. Bag dimensions are 15x15x4”, that's about the size of a pillowcase. Think about how much you're recycling (one sewing thread can take more than 50 years to fully decompose)!

🧶 What can go into a Scraps Bag?

Any and all DIY textile scraps! Leftover fabric from a quilting project? Those pesky threads after a sewing job? Yarn which is too small for your next project? It can all go into The Scraps Bag.
For more information please refer to our FAQs.

🚫 What can’t go in the scraps bags:

Leather | Coated textiles (PVC, polyurethane, etc.) | Scrims using plastic | Down filled items | Wet or Chemical residue on the materials | Neoprene

🤗 Looking to recycle your clothes?  

The recycling process of textiles is different from the recycling of clothes, but not to worry we’ve got you covered! Try The Threesome or The Annual Subscription to become a pro recycler!


Never throw out textiles or clutter your home with unwanted clothes again…

GATHER YOUR GEAR & get your bags

Collect all the textiles in your home - that's right, we take pretty much everything* 

Then order your bag or sign up for a Subscription. Subscriptions are great for families, people who love shopping or those who need a prompt to cleanse... (Hands up if you drive around with bags of clothes in your trunk?!)

*Check out our FAQs


Fill your bag - with one sock or cram it full - and drop it off to your post box, mail room, door man etc. Each bag has a pre-paid label attached so you'll never have to wait in line at the Post Office.

We'll then begin telling a new story with your unwanted items...


Together with our partners, we'll sift and sort your goods, sending them to thrift stores, donation centers, recyclers, resellers and up-cyclers. We're proud to say nothing will go from your Retold bag to landfill!