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Introduction to Basic Clothing Mending

April 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Introduction to Basic Clothing Mending


with Shelagh Jessop at the Waterford Craft School in Waterford, Virginia.

CalendarApr 28, 2024 at 9 am

Class Description: Spend a relaxing day learning the basics of clothing mending with Shelagh Jessop of Stuart Moores Textiles. Shelagh will teach you the fundamentals of clothing mending along with some basic stitching techniques that will not only repair your clothing but make them stand out as you prolong the life of your much loved clothing. Each student will take home a mending kit that will include Stuart Moores Textiles plant dyed flosses and fabrics as well as everything you need to continue your mending practice at home. This workshop is offered in partnership with the Chesapeake Fibershed and their Sustainable Cloth 2024 Challenge – Mend. Make. Do.

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April 28
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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