Come along to Ealing Repair cafe meet ups for help, chat and advice to help you fix your clothes mending pile.
Trash and Treasure markets back Sunday 29 May
Trash and treasure vintage markets are back, last Sunday of the month at Brentham Club.
Clothes Repair May Workshops
Come along to Ealing Repair Cafe and learn how mend to your favourite clothes. Ealing Repair Cafe teaches people to darn or patch clothes and textiles. By mending and extending the life of clothes creates a circular economy for clothes, and a move away from fast disposable fashion. We run monthly gatherings around Ealing and... Continue Reading →
Grange Primary wants your pre-loved donations
Having a spring clear out this weekend? 🧺🧹 Visit The Grange School Reuse Recycle Regift event this Sunday, 15 May from 10am to 12pm with your pre-loved, unwanted items. They will find them a new life or new use ♻️🛍️ Bin bags of clothing, sheets, shoes, coats etc. 🧥 Grange School uniform🔋 Batteries🖨️ Inkjet printer... Continue Reading →
Patch, Darn and Natter – 25 April 2022
Need help to patch or darn your clothes? Ealing Clothes Repair Cafe can help teach and support you. Next Monday 25 April we have morning and evening patch, darn and natter drop in sessions. We are at Happy coffee in Northfields between 10 am and 12 noon. In the evening we are at OPEN Ealing... Continue Reading →
Recycle Fabrics Using Kantha Stitch : A Two Day Course
Do you have a collection of fabrics that have memories or stories associated with them? Learn how to recycle fabrics using Kantha Stitch. Kantha is a style of stitching found in Indian embroidery. Traditionally Bengali women layered together old discarded clothing with the simple kantha style stitching to make a bedspread or bed cushion. They... Continue Reading →
Clearing out your wardrobe for spring?
Donate clothes you once loved to Traid collection. Ealing Council has partnered with TRAID and West London Waste to make it easier and quicker to recycle textiles and electrical waste. TRAID will collect from your property for free: ClothesPaired shoes - tie pairs of shoes togetherBags, belts and other accessoriesBric a bracLinen - eg sheets,... Continue Reading →