ScrapHappy February

Some people are such generous souls, and my friend Kate is one of these. She has created a quilt, a table runner and a cushion as prizes for a raffle. The money raised goes to Days for Girls, an organisation that gives menstrual health solutions to girls around the world so that they are able to attend school. The information to buy the tickets is on her blog. Head over there to find out how to win a beautiful quilt for a worthy cause.


Welcome once again to ScrapHappy Day!

It’s the day my friend Gun in Sweden and I host ScrapHappy, a day for showing something made from scraps.

And here it is, the third and final piece of the prize trio I’ve made from the Days for Girls scraps. You’ve seen the completed cushion cover (third prize), and more recently the completed Days Gone By hexie quilt (first prize), but I’ve finally got the table runner finished as well, the second prize. This piece uses up the very last flower, the absolutely last hexagon made for the fundraiser. Metres and yards of perfectly usable and useful fabric saved from landfill.

The backing for this table runner is made from offcuts of the backing I made for the quilt, itself made from leftovers in my…

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By anne54

Botanic artist

7 replies on “ScrapHappy February”

Thanks for reblogging this, Anne. One more thing to note: they’ve only printed 500 tickets, so if you want a chance to win one of the prizes, do move quickly, they were telling me last Saturday that some woman on the Gold Coast had bought 20! I have a book of tickets myself, so if anyone misses out on the Facebook link, they can get in touch with me.

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Hi Anne I loved your quilting from scraps and for such a good cause .I will be entering the competition also love thats it is for the MacKay team .Such a great sirname !

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