Swap, Mend & Up-cycle with Wise Up to Waste

As part of its ‘Wise Up To Waste’ campaign, North London Waste Authority (NLWA), alongside Significant Seams and Keep Britain Tidy, is offering north London residents 7 FREE clothes swapping and up-cycling events. They will be delivered in each north London borough throughout February and March.  The idea behind them is to encourage people to […]

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Swap, Mend & Up-cycle with Wise Up to Waste

As part of its ‘Wise Up To Waste’ campaign, North London Waste Authority (NLWA), alongside Significant Seams and Keep Britain Tidy, is offering north London residents 7 FREE clothes swapping and up-cycling events. They will be delivered in each north London borough throughout February and March.  The idea behind them is to encourage people to […]

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Swap, Mend & Up-cycle with Wise Up to Waste

As part of its ‘Wise Up To Waste’ campaign, North London Waste Authority (NLWA), alongside Significant Seams and Keep Britain Tidy, is offering north London residents 7 FREE clothes swapping and up-cycling events. They will be delivered in each north

Swap, Mend & Up-cycle with Wise Up to Waste

As part of its ‘Wise Up To Waste’ campaign, North London Waste Authority (NLWA), alongside Significant Seams and Keep Britain Tidy, is offering north London residents 7 FREE clothes swapping and up-cycling events. They will be delivered in each north

ALEXANDER MCQUEEN: DARK KNIGHT OF FASHION

ALEXANDER MCQUEEN: DARK KNIGHT OF FASHION Retrospective of Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty at the V&A, 14 March – 2 August Who was Alexander McQueen? Born 1969, East London boy, tailor and genius pattern-cutter, championed by Vogue editor Isabella Blow, de

ALEXANDER MCQUEEN: DARK KNIGHT OF FASHION

ALEXANDER MCQUEEN: DARK KNIGHT OF FASHION Retrospective of Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty at the V&A, 14 March – 2 August Who was Alexander McQueen? Born 1969, East London boy, tailor and genius pattern-cutter, championed by Vogue editor Isabella Blow, de

APOLOGIES – Tonight’s Sig Seams Meeting

APOLOGIES – Tonight’s Sig Seams Meeting about Intl Womens Day with @WF_Women postponed due to illness. Join us Saturday at 1pm!

APOLOGIES – Tonight’s Sig Seams Meeting

APOLOGIES – Tonight’s Sig Seams Meeting about Intl Womens Day with @WF_Women postponed due to illness. Join us Saturday at 1pm!

Week in Review

Its hard to find words to describe the whirlwind week we’ve had. Its had ups (national press call out! great teaching session with The Limes! transformational donation from a fab but anonymous local individual and finalist in WF Small Business

Week in Review

Its hard to find words to describe the whirlwind week we’ve had. Its had ups (national press call out! great teaching session with The Limes! transformational donation from a fab but anonymous local individual and finalist in WF Small Business

Two years and counting….

This week we celebrated the two year anniversary of our very first Significant Seams workshop – a pilot series that became our “Waiting for Baby” programme. We are preparing to launch our new webshop bang on schedule to a business

Two years and counting….

This week we celebrated the two year anniversary of our very first Significant Seams workshop – a pilot series that became our “Waiting for Baby” programme. We are preparing to launch our new webshop bang on schedule to a business

Book Review: Norwegian Handknits – Heirloom designs from Vesterheim Museum

  The Killing, The Bridge, Borgen and the original Wallander have not only been spectacular TV but have reminded us of the beauty and artistry of a part of the world that is rarely brought to our attention in the

Book Review: Norwegian Handknits – Heirloom designs from Vesterheim Museum

  The Killing, The Bridge, Borgen and the original Wallander have not only been spectacular TV but have reminded us of the beauty and artistry of a part of the world that is rarely brought to our attention in the

Flyering and Volunteering…. Hope you might help!

Hiya! Next week between Wednesday and Saturday (13 to 16 March) we are doing door to door flyering in the Wood Street Ward and, if our flyers stretch far enough, nearby Chapel End Ward too. Its come to our attention that

Flyering and Volunteering…. Hope you might help!

Hiya! Next week between Wednesday and Saturday (13 to 16 March) we are doing door to door flyering in the Wood Street Ward and, if our flyers stretch far enough, nearby Chapel End Ward too. Its come to our attention that

Book Review: Ribbonwork The Complete Guide by Helen Gibb

I was inspired to buy this book whilst browsing through some recommendations from Amazon. Given I buy knitting and sewing books, this was quiet an unusual recommendation. Ribbonwork The Complete Guide by Helen Gibb is a beautiful book. There are

Book Review: Ribbonwork The Complete Guide by Helen Gibb

I was inspired to buy this book whilst browsing through some recommendations from Amazon. Given I buy knitting and sewing books, this was quiet an unusual recommendation. Ribbonwork The Complete Guide by Helen Gibb is a beautiful book. There are

Originally posted on Craftivist Collective:
We did it! With the help of hundreds of craftivistas we created a giant art installation made up of more than 600 stitched jigsaw puzzle pieces which was unveiled at Manchester’s People’s History Museum on…

Originally posted on Craftivist Collective:
We did it! With the help of hundreds of craftivistas we created a giant art installation made up of more than 600 stitched jigsaw puzzle pieces which was unveiled at Manchester’s People’s History Museum on…