Two bright green plush elephants face each other, against a neutral background.
@notfancynancy’s contribution to The Community Transitional School, a school for homeless children.

What if you could be part of a movement that has saved 20 kilos (44 pounds) of scrap fabric from our landfills? What if you could join an army that has made 437 needed gifts, 437 moments where people were touched by a stranger’s kindness? And all of this is just the beginning?

An array of brightly colored squares made of many scrap fabrics, which were donated to the Sexual & Gender Minority Resource Center.
@thriftina_nyc’s contribution to the Sexual & Gender Minority Resource Center, a safe place for LGBTQIA+ teens.
Stuffed animals--a cat and a rabbit--made of various scrap fabrics are laid on a beige carpet. The stuffed animals were donated to The Community Transitional School.
@bakes90’s contribution to The Community Transitional School, a school for homeless children.

The People’s Sewing Army is a collective of sewists who make magic with their scrap fabric and bomb organizations in need. It’s by the people, for the people. Our mission: we reuse our sewing scraps for good causes. Our values: We love the planet and the people on... [read more]