Visible Mending

Workshop Description Make beautiful repairs to your threadbare garments with this introduction to visible mending.  I will teach you this sashiko inspired embroidery to both strengthen and decorate those well-worn areas of your favorite garments. Materials are not provided. Scroll down to see what is needed for this workshop.

This workshop is free but requires participation in a research study.  It will be held on Zoom. To keep the data for this research study accurate, please only sign up if you do not know any of the other participants of this workshop, including the organizer (Carla Bellisio). For more information, check out the About Page

Sign up for this workshop at Eventbrite / Visible Mending

Or sign up for ALL FOUR WORKSHOPS at Eventbrite / All Workshops

Materials Needed:

  • A Garment [from your closet, could be a pair of worn denim jeans}
  • Scrap Fabric [to practice your stitches]
  • Patch Fabric [could be another old garment to cut up]
  • Needle
  • Thimble
  • Cotton Perle [or other thick thread]
  • Scissors
  • Straight Pins

Materials are not provided for this workshop. For more information about materials, visit the Resources Page

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