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Sew Mend Swap! 缝纫 修复 以物换物!

February 26 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 18, 2020

What to do something different with your clothing? Want to be kinder to yourself and the planet?

Every Wednesday we encourage you to swap something, sew something and mending something!

We support more make do mend, sharing resources, and less overconsumption. Learn a new handy skill and get motivated!

You can:
-learn basic machine sewing skills
-sew and make with us, feel free to come up with your own projects
-mend a preloved piece of clothing to bring it to active use!
-swap your old clothing & books to something new to you (more info on website)
-donate clothing & books in good conditions

We offer:
-company and assistance in making and mending
-sewing tools, threads, 2nd hand textiles and sewing machine
-you may also take inspiration from our books which are part of our Chinese Community Library (more info on website)

Your time is flexible with us, relax and enjoy!
Please arrive 6pm latest if you would like to make / mend something to allow enough time.
For specific make or mend projects, email us! We can darn holey jumpers, mend rips in trousers, attach loose buttons.

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Language: Cantonese, Mandarin, English
Access: Accessible toilets, Wheelchair access
Transport: We are 3 min away from Glasgow Central Station and 5 min away from St Enoch Subway Station. We encourage you to cycle, walk, use public transport if possible when visiting us.
If there’s anything we can do to make this more accessible to you please get in touch clarinda@ricefield.org.uk
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When Red Go Green: http://ricefieldgogreen.org.uk
This event is supported by Climate Challenge Fund.

Details

Date:
February 26
Time:
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Book Ticket:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/sew-mend-and-swap-tickets-88492444283

Organizer

Ricefield When Red Go Green
Email:
info@ricefieldgogreen.org.uk

Venue

Ricefield Arts Library Room, Rm 124, Baltic Chambers
50 Wellington Street
Glasgow, G26HJ United Kingdom
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