Have you ever wanted to learn basic sewing skills? You know, for those skirts and pants you want to hem? Or that button that needs reattaching? Or you’ve been wanting to sew on that rad patch you have?
Then please join this FREE event in honor of Fashion Revolution Week! A group of local Fashion Revolutionaries will be hosting a Sew & Chat event at The Disco Dolls studio to show you how to mend your favorite garments, to ensure your loved clothes last.
6:30-7 -- Mix and mingle and grab a sewing spot
7-8:30 -- Sewing class (we will have multiple instructors on hand to do individual instruction and group demos)
8:30-9 -- Wrap up and discussion
WHO is this for: Anyone, of any skill level, that has an interest in making their clothes last and learning about the positive impact you WHAT to bring: Garments that need to be hemmed, a button replaced, or a patch/ rip repair. A small sewing kit (needle, thread, and scissors). Don’t worry if you don’t have a sewing kit, they will also be available for purchase in the studio for $15.
What is INCLUDED: Sewing instructions, buttons and patches to use, extra garments, in case you don’t have anything to mend, but are still interested in learning, and complimentary beverages.
Sewing Instructors include Leigh Anne Balzekas of Disco Dolls, Beth of Disco Dolls, Ericka Leigh of Sewn Apart, Marisa Griffin, Danette Marie Albino from La Bambola.
*NOTE This event is being held at The Disco Dolls Studio.