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Our Members support reuse of resources for community benefit through the diversion of clean reusable scrap waste materials from businesses. ReusefulUK is a registered charity incepted by scrapstores, resource and creative reuse centres to gather and share information about issues, barriers, opportunities, good practice, achievements, promotions and publications.


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12 Days of Christmas


As we are all preparing for the festive season ahead, we thought that we'd round off the year with our 12 Days of Christmas Crafts

Have a Happy Christmas, Pancha Ganapati, Hanukkah, Yule, Kwanzaa, Hogmanay, Malanka, Dongzhi Festival, Newton Mas, Quaid-E-Azam if you celebrate and last but not least, we wish a fabulous 2015!

The Reuseful UK Team

For Christmas, my scrapstore gave to me;

  1. Fingerprint Christmas Lights
  2. Diary Wreaths
  3. Initial Ornaments
  4. Sassy Snowmen
  5. Toilet Paper Roll Stars
  6. Ice Queens
  7. Woven Finnish Stars
  8. Christmas Tree Garlands
  9. Magical Christmas Lanterns
  10. Pop-Up Christmas Cards
  11. Christmas Stars
  12. Christmas Rag Wreaths
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Volunteering – Good for your health!


When I first started working at Reuseful UK last year it was as a volunteer. Volunteering had always been something I wanted to do. Having a new focus and feeling good about giving something back to the community. I learnt so much in only a matter of days about the secret world of scrapstores and all the amazing work scrapstore members do for their communities.

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Pawsitively Pawesome Pet Activities

Are you a crafty person and an animal lover like us at Reuseful UK? 

Here are some fantastic activities for you to try- mixing both your passions for animals and crafts! 

Doggy Dino Tank Top (AKA Jurassic Bark):

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