On the mend – Clothing redemption and Stitch meet up.
Southern Cross Bar
39 Abel Smith Street
Te Aro Wellington
Bring your much loved clothing for some hand stitched redemption
In this Fast Fashion world mending has become a little bit of a revolutionary act. Like the Japanese art of Kintsugi (repairing broken pottery with seams of gold) rendering the broken article more beautiful. So too does mending, expressing a fondness and caring for our clothes (and a little anti-establishment)
Bring your much loved clothing for some hand stitched redemption.
Each month we will have a guest mender to throw in some new skills.
Event Type: Workshop
Event Date: 11 May 2017
Event Time / Duration: 7pm
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