I did have to buy a couple of things: ribbon and buttons. Both were on sale but unfortunately now I have to use up the rest of those. Everything else came from the stash.
Have you made one of these ribbon bulletin boards before? They're actually super easy and can be done in an afternoon-- which, of course, added to the I'm gettin' stuff DONE feeling. I made a How to Make a French Memo Board tutorial video if you'd like to try one:
Waste Not Weekly is all about my efforts to avoid fast fashion and heavy consumption while being as frugal and sustainable as I can. Once a week, I dedicate a post to checking off projects on my to-do list by using up my fabric and craft stash instead of buying new supplies, or refashioning and repairing clothes I have instead of buying more clothes.