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Lets understand our upcycling from our recycling…. Recycling is when waste is turned into a reusable product. Upcycling is a particular form of recycling, meaning to turn waste material or an unwanted product into a better-quality product. Recycling requires more energy and resources to collect, sort and process unwanted items and waste, hence the rise in this eco friendly trend. We love both and now you can talk like a ecowarrior
The focus in this class will be making a cushion cover or tote style bag. On completion you will be confident using a sewing machine, understand the principles of basic pattern making and cutting, create decorative stitches and appliqué and come away with a 3d functional object. This is an ideal follow on class to the morning ’Provisional Driving’ introduction to using a sewing machine class.
It’s all very hands-on and sew easy !
The shops founder, Barley Massey, has spent the last 16 years growing Fabrications into a buzzing hub of creativity Fabrications creator and has been described by the Evening Standard as "London's Eco Queen'.
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Fabrications is an independent gallery, shop and workshop dedicated to contemporary textile practice and design, with a particular interest in up-cycling and eco design.
Fabrications opened in June 2000 in a refurbished derelict shop on Broadway Market in Hackney, east London. The shops founder, Barley Massey, has spent the last 16 years growing Fabrications into a buzzing hub of creativity.
In 2011 "The Imaginerium" was built - a bolt-on to the Fabrications shop that is a fully-fitted working studio with a welcoming and inspiring atmosphere that is now dedicated for classes and workshops.
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