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How I Achieved Almost Zero Waste Making a Lilac Wrap Sweater & a Bonus Scarf

 I needed a win and a finish for me! And I was able to provide a little self care and make something for myself! And I was able to use almost all of this fabulous knit fabric. I love it!  Especially now that it is winter here in Seattle. I have made many scarves using this method, in many different fabrics. This is a soft, fuzzy, poly knit fabric I purchased at Joann's. I bought it to make a long sweater jacket with my Lilac Easy Wrap sewing pattern. (I will do a post on this soon) After cutting out the sweater and this scarf to be, this is what I had left over! Here is the finished scarf! Leftover piece...perfect for a scarf! These end edges are finished, so I am leaving them as they are. I did cut out the pattern, and found I had this 15"+ piece left over.   I had already decided to work on the jacket the next day. But I had some energy left, and I know how important it is to make a little something for yourself. That helps me to focus on the next project, when I can give my

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