Art & Culture
Saturday, 1st Feb 2020
Upcycling Clothes Workshop

Event Admin: Mynila’s Choice


State Condominium I, Salcedo, Legazpi Village, Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines

01:30 PM


Do you know that the first step to a sustainable lifestyle is learning how to use the things that you already have? And if you're like most people, then you probably have old t-shirts lying around! In this workshop, you'll learn how to make a tote bag, produce bag, and facial cotton pads with them.

Note: Students are required to bring their own old t-shirts (any size, color) for this project.

What you will learn:
• How to make a no-sew tote bag
• How to sew a tote bag
• How to sew a produce bag
• How to make facial cotton pads

You'll take home:
• Reusable cotton pads
• Produce bag
• Tote bag

Student Kit:
• Thread
• Needle
• Drawstring

Materials to be borrowed/returned:
• Fabric scissors
• Portable sewing machine

About the Instructor: Sam Dizon is the founder of Candid Clothing, a local fashion social enterprise that creates collections from upcycled fabric. She's been running small eco-friendly businesses since she was 15. Sam hopes to encourage others to go against throw-away culture by teaching them to find new uses for old things.

DATE: February 1, 2020 (Saturday)
TIME: 1:30PM - 5PM

SESSION FEE: PhP2,000 (inclusive of materials and snacks)

The registration deadline is at 5 PM, Thursday, Jan 30 - No walk-ins.
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