Textile Donations

You can help create jobs and support local artisans by bringing donations of unwanted textiles and fabric arts supplies to Ragfinery. We accept walk-in donations (1421 N Forest Street, Bellingham, WA 98225) during business hours (Tuesday – Saturday, 10am-5pm).

Textile Donation Guide

Unfortunately, we cannot use all textiles at Ragfinery. This list is intended to help clarify what we can and can’t use, reuse, upcycle, or recycle. Please ensure that all donations are clean and pest-free!

(we’d love your donation of these items)

(we cannot use these items)

Clothing Wet/Soiled
Fabric Pillows
Bedding Cushions
Curtains Foam
Shoes, Handbags, & Belts Scrap Fabric <1 Sq Ft
Yarn Plastic or Vinyl
Upholstery Upholstery w/ Cardboard
Pillow Forms & Polyfill Unwashed Wool
Sewing Supplies Stuffed Toys


Cash Donations 

Ragfinery provides job training and skill development for low income workers by upcycling and re-purposing post-consumer textiles. Your support helps us sustain this “jobs from waste” business model. Thank you!  Note: Donations can also be made via mail and in-person at 1421 N Forest Street, Bellingham, WA 98225 as well as by phone at 360.738.6977