Repair Sewcial @The Fashion Pulpit
Over the 3 hour session:
- Stitch it: Learn basic hand sewing stitches.
- Button up: sew on missing buttons.
- Zip it: fix or replace a broken zip
- Quickies: Re-thread cords/elasticated areas
- Darn it: mend and darn holes discreetly or in a show off fashion!
Participants will get to take home a repair sampler of the repairs they have learnt. It will come in handy when you want to repair a garment in the future.
Agy is a textile artist who is passionate about building environmentally aware communities, and is a founding member of Fashion Revolution Singapore and Connected Threads Asia. Her goal is to get people to reconnect with their clothes through techniques such as repair and transforming them into creative wearables (aka upcycling). She holds regular talks and Restyle Your Wardrobe is one of her signature workshops where she shares her knowledge of rethinking the way we view our garments. Agatha can be found at Agy Textile Artist, and has been featured on Channel NewsAsia, Channel U, The Straits Times and TODAY.
In collaboration with The Fashion Pulpit
About The Fashion Pulpit
Welcome to Singapore’s first fashion space for everyone who values the two most essential S in fashion, STYLE and SUSTAINABILITY! The Fashion Pulpit offers the pleasure of a regular shopping experience - guilt free! We stand for solutions to fashion overconsumption and waste, but we need your help.