Visible Mending - Sashiko Stitching

Thu 23 August 2018
5:00pm
Hawthorn Library

584 Glenferrie Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Australia

Free
08/23/2018 5:00pm 08/23/2018 5:00pm Visible Mending - Sashiko Stitching You are invited to join us for a relaxing evening of slow sewing with Gaye Naismith from the Gaye Abandon School of Sewing and Upcycling. Bring your old favourites back to life A number of distinct visible mending techniques can be used to repair garments. While patching and darning are traditional approaches, this workshop will focus on Sashiko Stitching, a beautiful and decorative hand-sewing technique that originated in ancient Japan. Using the Sashiko technique you will discover the many creative stitching possibilities you can use to repair, reinforce, or simply enhance garments in need of some love.   Please bring your favourite jeans or clothing items that have threadbare spots, rips or holes and fabric scraps for patching. Session 1 Thursday 23 August 5-6.30pm Book session 1 Session 2 Thursday 23 August 7.30-9pm Book session 2   , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
Event details

You are invited to join us for a relaxing evening of slow sewing with Gaye Naismith from the Gaye Abandon School of Sewing and Upcycling.

Bring your old favourites back to life

A number of distinct visible mending techniques can be used to repair garments.

While patching and darning are traditional approaches, this workshop will focus on Sashiko Stitching, a beautiful and decorative hand-sewing technique that originated in ancient Japan. Using the Sashiko technique you will discover the many creative stitching possibilities you can use to repair, reinforce, or simply enhance garments in need of some love.  

Please bring your favourite jeans or clothing items that have threadbare spots, rips or holes and fabric scraps for patching.

Session 1

Thursday 23 August 5-6.30pm

Book session 1

Session 2

Thursday 23 August 7.30-9pm

Book session 2

 

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