Scraps Bag Solo
Scraps Bag Solo

Scraps Bag Solo

Finally a dedicated bag to recycle all your DIY textile scraps and bits - Retold’s new Scraps Bag.

No big commitments. Just one bag until you decide you want another one.

We heard you fellow quilters, sewists and crocheters...Retold now has a recycling bag dedicated to ensuring your scraps are diverted from landfills. Pre-labelled & pre-paid - Hassle Free!

♻️ What do you get?

You get the opportunity to save approximately 5 lbs of your DIY scraps from being wasted! The Scraps Bag is only for scraps and textile waste from DIY projects. Have more scraps to recycle? Why not try out Scraps Bag 10 Pack or The Quarterly Scraps Bags.

📏 How big is a Scraps Bag?

Each Retold Scraps bag can hold up to approx. 5 lbs. Bag dimensions are 15x15x4”, thats about the size of a pillow case. Think about how much you’re recycling!

🧶 What can go into a Scraps Bag?

Left over fabric from a quilting project? Those pesky sewing threads? 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 textile waste 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!