Own a business? Work somewhere with lots of interesting reusable waste?
We’d love to work with you! We can come to your business and look at your waste stream to see what you are currently recycling, stowing away or throwing away.
Contact Thrift/Craft: firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you a crafter, artist, child creative phenom? Clearing out a home?
Donate any of these materials listed below and know your materials are getting a second life. This helps keep a lot of stuff out of the landfill and brings affordable arts and crafts materials to the community. Your donation will be helping local teachers, children, art students, makers and creators. Don't let these materials go to waste or collect dustbunnies any longer! Give them a new home at Thrift/Craft.
Take a glance at our list A to Z to get you inspired:
antique books with engraving (any condition)
button makers/pinback buttons
embroidery kits (unused)
expired lab plastic (i.e. snap cap low retention microcentrifuge tubes, vials, clean used snap caps, screw cap micro tubes, etc.)
how-to books (arts and crafts, handicrafts, natural dyeing, etc.)
jewelry making tools
kits (craft, embroidery, papercraft, etc.)
library & school supplies
magazines - vintage, '79 & earlier (humour, arts and crafts, nudie, pop culture) can be missing covers etc.
magazines - high quality art and knitting (Selvedge, Mollie Makes, PomPom or Ply for example)
needles (sewing, knitting, leathercraft)
packages of packaging (small plastic zip bags, paper bags, envelopes, etc.)
paper ephemera (antique and vintage: tickets, trading cards, packing slips, deposit books, seals, labels, etc)
pens/markers (working order, felt, ball point, alcohol, etc.)
quilting tools/quilting supplies
roving (silk, mohair, wool scraps)
rope (cotton and natural fibres only)
rubber stamps/foam stamps/etc.
signage/letters/numbers (display letters etc.)
storage (clean craft and small parts storage options)
toys (small i.e. happy meal, mini figures, wooden, fisher price people, game pieces, etc.)
trading cards/ card protectors
tubes (test tubes, tennis ball tubes, etc.)
washi tape & washi paper
wooden boxes/small wood blocks
wooden toys & figures
yearbooks - vintage
Not sure if it's worth donating? Have something not of the list you think we might want? Send us an e-mail: email@example.com
Please note our refusal policy:
Thrift/Craft may not be able to take normally-accepted items based on current inventory levels. We regret that we cannot accept all donations, and reserve the right to refuse items based on retail demand or storage limitations.
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