Sat, 27 Jun | Henri London

Denim Dressmaking Workshop

Join us for our dressmaking workshop with a sustainable twist. Learn how to make a summer dress out of unwanted jeans.
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Denim Dressmaking Workshop

Time & Location

27 Jun 2020, 10:00 – 17:00
Henri London, 274 Hackney Rd, London E2 7SJ, UK

About the event

WHAT TO EXPECT

Looking for a use for those old jeans you no longer wear? Join us as we teach you how to turn your unwanted jeans into cute slip dresses. We will be teaching you basic dress making skills as well as how to give your old jeans new life.

You will learn - How to cut out a pattern How to alter a dress How to add finishings such as pockets and lace trims

All attendees will be contacted before the event to select a dress style they would like to make so we prepare a pattern for you beforehand. Please bring along old or ripped jeans, it doesn't matter how unwearable the jeans are we can find creative ways around it. Corduroy, twill and other woven fabrics will also work as well as denim.

Sewing machines and equipment will be provided as well as spare jeans. No sewing experience required.

Breakfast will be included as will tea and coffee throughout the day. We will also take a lunch break and there are cafe's/Sainsbury's nearby.

ABOUT THE HOST

Agnes LDN aims to help make sustainable choices easier for everyone. Through our up cycling workshops we aim to teach valuable sewing skills that can be used in every day life.

ABOUT THE VENUE

Henri London believe sustainable fashion is not just about buying. It's also about making, mending & rejoicing in our clothes. Their studio is designed to be a hub for creativity, connecting & learning. So they've brought in some of their close friends as guest designers to share their passion and craftsmanship with those seeking to develop their own skills. The studio is based next to their store on Hackney Road.

GET INSPIRED

Join the upcycling conversation and get inspired by joining our Upcycling Facebook Group. https://www.facebook.com/groups/509849899657614/?source_id=1867507906873737

No returns or exchanges.

If you have any questions please email Sophie at hello@agnesldn.com.

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