The Store

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Scroll down the page to see a list of items that we collect and which we might have in stock.

Items which are sold in the “Scrap” area are purchased in bulk. We charge:

£4.00 for baskets
£5.50 for large baskets
£7.50 for trolleys

Other items in the store are priced individually.

Hire Equipment

For your event, why not hire our Badge Maker or our Hand Press for lino prints and collagraphs?  Please phone (01694 328 508) or e-mail (info@scrappies.org) for further information.

Scrappies will re-cycle all of the following items donated by local businesses and our local community. We can’t guarantee all of these items will be in stock for our customers. It’s best to come and see for yourself as it is always changing.

COVID-19 Note about Donations:

  • We would welcome donations of items for use in children’s education and creative arts on Saturday afternoons, between 2.00pm and 4.00pm, by appointment only. We cannot accept donations at any other time.
  • We will start taking donations of items again on Saturday 5th September.
  • Please phone 07933 843 570 to make an appointment to make donations. Please don’t call the store as we can’t handle appointments there.
  • At this time we do not require the following items – yoghurt pots, butter tubs, egg boxes (please use your home recycling boxes for all these and anything else you can recycle easily) or lever arch files. A list of acceptable items can be found below.
  • Donations will be stored for at least 72 hours before we handle them or put them out in the shop.

Thank you for your understanding.

Card

White/coloured card
Boxes (shoe boxes)
Boxes (various others)
Brown
Corrugated
Textured
Folders
Tubes – all sizes

Paper

Artists paper
Cartridge paper
Textured papers
Tissue
Various crafting
Wallpaper

Seasonal

Christmas decorations
Easter baskets
Paper plates (unused)
Pine cones
Plastic eggs/Kinder eggs
Polystyrene eggs/balls

crayons

Fabrics

Cotton fabrics
Calico
Dress-making fabric
Embroidered fabrics
Fabric off-cuts
Fat quarters
Felt
Fleece
Imitation fur
Lining materials
Netting
Remnant rummage
Ripstop plastic
Upholstery fabric
Upholstery samples
Velvet
Vinyl
Waterproof fabric

Haberdashery

Braid
Buttons
Cord
Cotton
Elastic
Embroidery supplies
Felting tools
Interfacing
Knitting needles
Lace
Plastic sewing needles
Ribbon
Velcro
Wadding
Wooden/metal curtain rings
Wool & other yarns
Zips

 

Miscellaneous

Any Arts/Crafts/Hobby materials
Acetate
Buckets
Correx
Craft magazines
Document wallets
Foam
Foil
Folders
Lids various sizes
Perspex
Plastic rings
Poster/acrylic/oil paints
Sponge, large and small
Sticky-backed plastic
Various plastic containers
NO BUTTER/FOOD containers please
Wood offcuts, large and small
Wire
Yarn cones

Household/second-hand

Beer bottle tops
Cake and Biscuit Tins
Children’s books
Corks
Cotton reels
Decorative/novelty glass jars
Plastic chocolate containers

Bookbinding Fabric

 

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