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Repair for Fashion Revolution!

My favourite jeans take some real hammer, mainly because I love them, they fit me so well and because I do a lot of running about and bending down (to pick up lego mainly!) 662 more words


A little handy.

I’d consider myself a pretty hand person, I’ve been known to put together a few bookcases from Ikea and few flatpack cupboards and units. I like to call it amature capentry and that’s just because I get to hold a hammer in one hand for the backing pins and a srewdriver in the other for the locking nuts. 316 more words

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Mending Jeans for (Social?) Justice: Part 2

I wrote earlier this week about mending jeans and the reBUTTal hashtag. Out of all my possible reBUTTals, I decided to embroider BELIEVE WOMEN on the back pocket of my current favorite jeans. 482 more words



Mending tears Align parts of tear Prefer using Filmoplast P mending tape as it is thinner and more flexible, making it less likely to cause paper to tear adjacent to repair. 552 more words


Mending Jeans for (Social?) Justice

One of my favorite pairs of jeans developed a hole where the top of right back pocket attaches. I kept wearing them. The hole got a little bigger and I just wore longer shirts. 431 more words


Mending: Check

Although I have a sturdy plain linen apron, I’m fond of checks, and of the hand this apron has achieved after much wearing and some washing. 201 more words

Living History

Wednesday Wisdom #74 - Focus on Yourself

(Mending, Wisdom of the Oracle Deck, by Colette Baron Reid)

Yes there are two beings on this card, but I intuitively feel these are two aspects of ourselves this week. 454 more words

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