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Tue, 11 Jun

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London

Make do and mend - Simple sewing techniques

Simple hand sewing techniques for decorating, upcycling and mending your own garments.

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Make do and mend - Simple sewing techniques
Make do and mend - Simple sewing techniques

Time & Location

11 Jun 2024, 19:00 – 21:00

London, 43a Vanbrugh Park, London SE3 7AA, UK

About the event

Spend a few hours learning simple embroidery stitches and hand sewing techniques.

Bring a friend or make new ones at The Green Goddess, Blackheath Standard.

Work on an embroidered patch, try applique or reverse applique.

Try out chain stitch, blanket, back stitch and running stitch.

All these techniques can be used to transform, upcycle or embellish garments, bags, bucket hats.

Or create an a small decorative panel to display with embroidery and applique.

All materials provided.

Including assorted materials, embroidery threads, beads, fabric flowers,buttons and adornments.

No experience needed. Just come and have a play with fabric and see what you can create.

Janey will be there to guide you through if you need encouragement.

You are welcome to bring something to work on or decorate.

Get your clothes festival ready.

Want to get ahead..get a hat.

Bucket hats are available on the evening.£5.00

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