Wed, Oct 30 | Centre for Interactive Research on Susta

Sustainable Fashion Week: Stitch Up

Bring old clothes and new ideas to this clothing swap and alteration workshop! We’ll provide the machines, tools and expert tips to turn your pre-owned threads into unique garments you’ll love. This event is organized in partnership with Frameworq Education Society and Common Energy UBC.
Registration is Closed
Sustainable Fashion Week: Stitch Up

Time & Location

Oct 30, 2019, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Centre for Interactive Research on Susta, 2260 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada

About The Event

Bring old clothes and new ideas to this clothing swap and alteration workshop! We’ll provide the machines, tools and expert tips to turn your pre-owned threads into unique garments you’ll love. This event is organized in partnership with Frameworq Education Society and Common Energy UBC

📆 Date: October 30, Wednesday ⏰ Time: 11:00am to 2:00pm 📍 Location: BC Hydro Theatre 

👖👟👕 Clothing swap is open from 11-2pm – drop in anytime. RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/sustainable-fashion-week-stitch-up-tickets-75778935837 

Clothing alteration workshops are 30 minutes and limited to 40 participants at a time. (Tickets will be released on October 11.) 

---------------------------------------- This event is part of Sustainable Fashion Week – presented by the UBC Sustainability Initiative.  

Sustainable Fashion Week is an opportunity for students, staff and faculty at UBC to learn more about the social and environmental issues surrounding the “fast fashion” industry, and to explore alternatives including sustainable buying, clothing repair and reuse, and textile recycling. 

We acknowledge that this event is happening on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the Musqueam people.

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