HQ // What’s On – November

Full details of all events can be found on our website.

FUNDRAISER // The Big Sleepout

Stitched Up spend a night on the streets to raise money for the Booth Centre On Friday 9th November the Stitched Up team is taking part in the Manchester Sleepout to help raise vital funds for the Booth Centre. The … Continue reading

HQ // What’s on – October

What’s on in October at Stitched Up HQ We have loads of great events for you this month, including our massively popular Yard Sale. There’s more on the website too… View available courses for October onwards here. 6th October – Clothes Swap … Continue reading

PROJECTS // Booth Centre Fashion Showcase

Stitched Up have the pleasure of facilitating weekly sewing sessions at the Booth Centre – a day centre for people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. This amazing place supports adults back into housing and beyond. Sewing is … Continue reading

HQ // What’s On – September

    What’s on in September at Stitched Up HQ   This month our Autumn schedule of workshops and courses kicks in BIGTIME! Many are fully booked already, but don’t worry! Many will be repeating over the coming few months … Continue reading

CAMPAIGNS // Slow Fashion Summer: Maxi Dress Upcycle

One Maxi Dress to Two Summer Tops! This year, us lot at Stitched Up are participating in the Slow Fashion Summer challenge, run by the team at Collaction. The challenge is not to buy any new clothes for the whole … Continue reading

PROJECTS // How to Set up Your Own Repair Café

This summer we ran a project as part of our commitment to growing the Repair Café movement in Greater Manchester. On the 9th June we held the Repair Cafe Roadshow – two workshops held in different venues in Manchester on the … Continue reading

HQ // What’s On – August

What’s on in August at Stitched Up HQ   August is our Summer go-slow month, but we still have a few of our favourite events on for you. 14th August – Volunteer Work Day 18th August – Manchester Repair Cafe … Continue reading

INSPIRATION // International Day of Co-operatives

A film to celebrate co-ops. "Not through competition but co-operation of each, the people's strength." Watch. Enjoy. Share. #coopdifference pic.twitter.com/UvLzDhwWGN — Co-operatives UK (@CooperativesUK) June 26, 2018 Today is International Day of Co-operatives, and also the last day of Co-operatives … Continue reading

CAMPAIGNS // Slow Fashion Summer Challenge

Slow Fashion Summer Challenge No new clothes this summer – could you do it? When summer arrives, it’s tempting to head to the shops for some fresh new threads. Especially this year, when the UK is experiencing an unprecedented ‘heatwave’ … Continue reading