Scrap It Up is open for regular shopping hours, however donations require an appointment. Parking information is located under the HOURS tab. Here are the shopping and donation specifics:

Shopping Guidelines: There is no limit  to the number of shoppers in the store and no time limit for shopping. As always, please be respectful of our closing time. 

Shopping Hours: Wednesday 3-7pm, Thursday 11am-2pm, Friday 11am-2pm, Saturday 11-2pm

COVID 19 Guidelines: We request that our costumers monitor their own health. Please wear a mask if you have COVID 19 symptoms, have a positive test or have been exposed to someone with COVID 19. If you aren't feeling well, please consider shopping with us when you are feeling better. Air cleaners will continue to filter the air in the store as an extra precaution.


 Appointments are necessary for making donations. Appointments can be made through our website. Donations are limited to 2 bags or boxes, 40 lbs. max. for fabric. For larger amounts please email us at to make arrangements. Donations exceeding these limits may be turned away at the discretion of our staff. For a list of what we accept, click here.

Donation Hours: Tuesday 1-3pm, Saturday 9-11am

If you need to CANCEL a donation appointment: Please use the link in the confirmation email you received when the appointment was scheduled.

Please make an appointment here

-Can I donate materials when I come to shop?
No, you need separate appointment for making donations.
-How do I cancel a donation appointment?
Follow the link through your confirmation email.
-Can I shop or donate if someone in my household has been ill?
Please wear a mask if you believe you may be at risk for COVID 19
-I cleaned out my grandmothers craft room and I have a lot of great stuff, exceeding the 2 bag limit. What should I do?
Please email us at to make special arrangements.
-Do you accept holiday themed items like Fourth of July, Halloween, Christmas etc.?
Due to our limited space, we accept holiday specific donations 30 days before the holiday. The exception is Christmas, which we will take after Halloween.

Thanks for your ongoing support!!

Scrap It Up is a non-profit creative reuse center in Cincinnati.

What are we? Scrap It Up is a place to find, donate and be inspired by a myriad of art, craft, and upcycled materials!

Why did we start? To help keep gently used art materials and upcycled items out of the landfill and give them new life!

Who do we help? If you’re an artist, teacher, student, parent, kid, adult, or anyone else, we have something for you!

Where are we located? Scrap It Up is located at 5935 Ridge Road in Pleasant Ridge. Parking is available in the upper lot of the Pleasant Ridge Recreation Center.

Wondering how to get involved? We want to hear from you…please share your thoughts, ideas and stories about creative reuse! Here are some other ways to help: Save up materials – click here for a list of items we accept (in consideration of our small space, please limit donations of materials to 2 boxes or bags per visit to allow us time to sort and organize)

Volunteer your time - click here to volunteer

If you believe in our mission, click here to make a monetary donation

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