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Make do and mend: How to repair holes in denim jeans NEWTOWN LIBRARY

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Newtown Library

8 - 10 Brown Street

Newtown, NSW 2042

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Master basic hand sewing, mending and altering skills with experienced designers, seamstresses and teachers from the creative workshop, Sew Make Create.

Become a sustainable consumer by learning how to repair and modify clothes instead of throwing them out. This new series runs for 12 weeks, with 3 weeks per topic including a workshop and demonstration in the first week, followed by 2 sessions to test out your new talents. For the follow-up sessions, you’re encouraged to bring in your own pieces of clothing to repair and mend.

How to repair holes in denim jeans

Save your favourite pair of jeans by learning how to repair holes and worn patches.

Workshop: Saturday 30 June
Meet ups: Saturday 7 and 14 July

Bring in jeans with holes, rips and worn patches that need work or to get advice on.

This free series is suitable for anyone wanting to upskill their sewing, including complete beginners. Bookings recommended for each 3-week session block.

About Sew Make Create

Sew Make Create is a creative workshop and event space in Chippendale who run a range of classes to promote sustainable practices and learning new crafts and skills. Pop in for a creative class taught by local, talented and passionate designers, makers and artists, discover Sydney's creative community, hire a sewing machine, or come along to a social workshop.

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