About the instructor
Emma Moor-Radford
Emma is a local textiles teacher and linguist who is passionate about creative reuse, up-cycling, and the reduction of environmental waste in clothes production.
Eco Stitch-Up (Adults Class)
Textiles recycling workshop for adults. Join us for our final class this summer..more Saturday dates coming soon!
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Price
Location
August 22, 2019 7:00 PM
August 22, 2019 9:00 PM
£15
D-Lab Berkhamsted
HP4 3AS
More information and bookings
Multiple dates available - Click more info to see all available dates.

Fight back against fast fashion and join us for a series of recycling masterclasses this summer holiday with local textiles artist and teacher Emma Moor-Radford.

Dig through your wardrobe and find any clothes your family are about to chuck and learn how to transform them into stylish new threads, bags, and accessories. The workshop is for all levels and help is on hand to help you design your while doing your part for the environment. Oh and you can bring your own wine or beer!

What you’ll learn
  • Up-cycling
  • How to use a sewing machine
  • Pattern design
  • Environmental impact of fashion industry
  • Different stitching techniques
  • Fashion or accessory design
What do I need to bring?

Please bring along any old clothes, bags, linen, or fabric that you have at home (with the owners permission).


What kinds of things can I make?

Turn an old shirt into a dress.

Up cycle an old duvet cover into a bag.

Craft up a rucksack.

Create some festival ready patchwork trousers?

Design the next big fashion statement! 

Just have a drink and a chat with fellow crafters.

About the instructor
Emma Moor-Radford
Emma is a local textiles teacher and linguist who is passionate about creative reuse, up-cycling, and the reduction of environmental waste in clothes production.

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