Tote bag upcycling workshop

When: Jan. 30, 2019

Wed 30 Jan — 6:00-8:00pm — Waverley Library

Waverley Library welcomes you to join Dallene Ng from Courturiere Craft for a reusable fashion workshop that will
add new life to your preloved clothes this new year.

Reduce, reuse and recycle this holiday season with this fantastic workshop introducing you to the
upcycling lifestyle.

Learn to make your own recycled reusable lined shopping tote from your wardrobe while reducing your plastic
bag consumption.

Please bring 2 -3 clothing items you intend to use in the workshop. Suitable fabrics include cotton, old pillow cases,
summer dresses and old office shirts.

These fabrics are not suitable to bring on the day:

  • stretchy (eg t-shirts, jersey material etc not suitable) tends to enlarge, also difficult to sew
  • sequinned/nor have any embellishments, needle will break
  • slippery or too delicate (eg silks, satins, lace etc not suitable, difficult to cut and sew).
  • anything too heavy eg denim, leather, upholstery, vinyl even imitation will be too thick to sew and needle may break
  • anything with pile eg velvet, corduroy, terry towelling (towels) etc, as above.

This is a beginners sewing workshop. All sewing equipment provided.

Light refreshments provided.

Undercover library parking is free for the first 2 hours.

WHEN: Wednesday 30 January
TIME: 6:00-8:00pm
WHERE: Waverley Library 32-48 Dinison St Bondi Junction

Bookings essential

Book through Eventbrite booking system