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In-person classLearn to Darn and mend your woolly goodsLearn to mend your woollens with traditional darning techniques. Got an old beloved pair of holey socks? Let's get them back on your feet.

Hackney Downs

£48 pp

2.5 hour workshop

Beginner

What happens in this class?

We've paired up (get it?) with our favourite sustainable sock company Socko to teach you everything you need to know about darning.

During this 2 1/2 hour workshop, Socko's founder Emma will start off with a brief history of techniques from different cultures and look at examples and tools for mending woollens. You'll then have plenty of opportunity to play around with practical techniques and samples brought in for you to work on. You're welcome to bring items of your own that need mending so that Emma can best advise what works, but there will…

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Things to remember

Feel free to bring something that needs mending or nothing at all!

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Let the teacher know and you will be notified when new dates are added.

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Age Requirement

14
All students under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Your Teacher
Teacher
The London Loom is an award winning weaving studio in Hackney in East London. Founded to create an open, creative space for people who love making things with their hands, we have proudly taught over 2000 people how to weave since opening our first studio in 2017. At The London Loom we want to encourage people to indulge in creating for pure satisfaction and fun. We hold community workshops and smaller classes in our studio where we welcome adults and children of any ability and background. Francesca has been teaching weaving and other textile crafts since 2015 and has taught
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The London Loom
Hackney Downs
Hackney Downs Studios
17 Amhurst Terrace
E82BT
London
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