Visible Mending Workshop

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Visible Mending Workshop

Mending is an eco-friendly way to extend the life of beloved items, be it your favourite sweater, t-shirt or socks, everything can be mended! It is not only limited to repairing damages or imperfections, we can also add our personal touch to create one of a kind designs.

In this 3-hour mending class, we will learn all the basics on how to mend creatively; techniques such as visible and invisible mending, darning, weaving and much more.

Please bring an item that you would like to mend with you to this workshop and we will put our heads together to see which will be the best technique suitable for your item.

Stitch by stitch, you will discover the joy and satisfaction of mending clothes by hand in a mindful way.

What will you learn and do?

  • You’ll be introduced to the concept of mindfulness
  • Short meditation
  • You’ll learn about the tools needed for mending
  • You’ll learn about mending techniques and mend an item of your own

Experience
No level of experience is needed, this workshop is beginner friendly.

Needed for this workshop:
A garment that needs mending, knitted or a woven fabric. This can be a pair of jeans, your favourite jumper or some socks you want to mend.

Included in the workshop is the use of:

  • embroidery hoop
  • embroidery floss
  • embroidery needles

After class there is an option to purchase hoops, extra threads and needles with a 10% discount.

Minimum amount of participants: 3*


We have a 48 hour cancellation policy. Any cancellations that occur 48 hours or more before the scheduled workshop are eligible for a refund or (if possible) to be re-booked at no additional cost.  /  Wij hanteren een opzegtermijn van 48 uur.  Wij vragen je daarom de workshop uiterlijk 48 uur van te voren af te zeggen, zodat we deze dan kosteloos voor je kunnen verplaatsen (indien mogelijk) of kunnen vergoeden.

* In case we haven’t  reached the required amount of participants, we will reschedule the class and notify you at least 48 hours in advance. 

 

We have a 48 hour cancellation policy. Any cancellations that occur 48 hours or more before the scheduled workshop are eligible for a refund or (if possible) to be re-booked at no additional cost.  /  Wij hanteren een opzegtermijn van 48 uur.  Wij vragen je daarom de workshop uiterlijk 48 uur van te voren af te zeggen, zodat we deze dan kosteloos voor je kunnen verplaatsen (indien mogelijk) of kunnen vergoeden.

 

This product is currently out of stock and unavailable.

Our Visible Mending Workshop is taught by Sarita.

Sarita from Mindful Cactus is a psychologist and sociologist. The focus of her theoretical practice lies in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, Positive Psychology, and Solution Focused Therapy. 

Having lived in Canada and Hong Kong before, Sarita now has been living in Scheveningen over the past seven years. Teaches workshops with a focus on Mindfulness and making, from Mending and embroidery to cooking.

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