The WasteNot List

Bedding, Curtains, Towels & Fabrics

Items include: sleeping bags, blankets, duvets, pillows, bedding, sheets, linen, towels, curtains, table cloths, black-out material, blinds

Sell or Donate

  1. Donate old towels and old bedding to animal shelters.
  2. Contact your local veterinary practice and ask if they need any old blankets or towels.
  3. If your curtains are still of a good quality, you can sell them online or through some shops.
  4. You can sell your second hand goods through websites such as ebayFacebookPreloved and Gumtree.
  5. You can donate your unwanted items via websites such as FreecycleFreegle and Freeloved.

Buy or Receive

  1. There are many online second hand curtain sellers and shops that sell pre-loved curtains.
  2. You can buy second hand goods through websites such as ebayFacebookPreloved and Gumtree.
  3. You can receive free items via websites such as FreecycleFreegle and Freeloved.

Recycle

Find your local recycling centre

Get Creative

  • You could make face masks with old bed sheets.
Duration: 13:16 (the middle section shows how to fold towels into different shapes and animals)

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