San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Celebrate Fashion Revolution Day with Nica Rabinowitz and Adriana Lentrichia of Artifact Textiles and designer Mimi Prober!
Bring your old, worn-out, torn, or stained garments. We will learn how to repurpose old clothes and divert textiles from the landfill. The average American household discards 68 pounds of textile waste a year ... Reclaim the power over your clothing's life cycle (and discover how to design/re-design some seriously awesome textiles and garments).
Lets further the discussion surround one of the most wasteful industries in the world, the fashion industry, and mend, repair, and EMPOWER together!
Hide stains with natural flower printing and bundle dyeing techniques
Learn about sashiko stitching, needle felting and other visible mending techniques
Discover the wonder of quilting, patchwork, and patch making
Weave or crochet scraps into entirely new textiles
Tea & Snacks will be provided.
When & Where
The Manufacture Foundation
OUR MISSION IS TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT INNOVATIVE, INCLUSIVE PROGRAMS THAT ALLOW DIVERSE, UNDER-SERVED URBAN POPULATIONS TO CREATE OR BUILD BUSINESSES IN APPAREL, TEXTILES AND WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY THROUGH WORKFORCE TRAINING, PUBLIC EDUCATION AND INCUBATOR PROGRAMS.