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The Scrap Exchange

2050 Chapel Hill Rd, Durham, NC 27707-1110
+1 919-682-2751
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A Fun, Cool Place

Okay, this is never the same place twice as stuff comes in, stuff goes out. And, must be... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DeaconDebi
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Raleigh, North Carolina
Mixed Media Heaven

When visiting our daughter, the Scrap Exchange is an absolute must on our list of stops. Being a... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
rebboeb
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Somerset, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent82%
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  • Average6%
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“for sale” (2 reviews)
“fabric” (4 reviews)
“collectibles” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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2050 Chapel Hill Rd, Durham, NC 27707-1110
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+1 919-682-2751
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Okay, this is never the same place twice as stuff comes in, stuff goes out. And, must be approached with an open, creative mind. But, for the wily, crafty person, SE can be one of those 'fall down the rabbit hole' type experiences. In other...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

When visiting our daughter, the Scrap Exchange is an absolute must on our list of stops. Being a mixed media & collage artist, the SE is heaven on earth. You can find anything imaginable & many things you never thought of. There is something for...More

Thank rebboeb
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Wood, yarns, fabrics, glass, found objects, papers, to name only a few. As soon as you walk through the door, you mind goes into creative mode. Can't beat the prices either!

Thank rebboeb
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

If you are a crafty person or traveling with kids this place is a great way to be creative on a shoe string budget. For only a few dollars and a good imagination you can fill a bag of scrap material and create some original...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2017

We absolutely love this place. Always able to find something that can be re-purposed or used from here. The concept is a good one and is beneficial to the community. Keep up the good work Scrap Exchange!

Thank Spankyff
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

WOW. When we first entered we did not realize how massive it is. But just past the front entrance is a large space organized into various areas. (Note the shopping carts!) Be sure to budget enough time to explore it all. I can't say what...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. I love to do crafts and make cosplay costumes and they have everything o could want. Huge selection of stuff from fabric to beakers to large pieces of foam. The fabric selection was one of the best I've found and at...More

Thank Vkrailler
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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

An organized warehouse of anything and everything--- one person's trash is another person's treasure for sure!

Thank Shannon S
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I live 30 minutes South of Raleigh and only found out about the scrap exchange a few months ago; but in that time I've visited three times and am ready to go again. I love this place and the artist in me can't decide if...More

Thank Evelyn Kennedy D
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

The Scrap Exchange is a more than 25-year old "junk" store and community arts center. The staff organizes all matter of materials into discrete categories. Great place to find materials for art and DIY projects. Can also take classes to make art out of materials...More

Thank Ralph G
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