HQ // Sewing machine servicing – an announcement

Discontinuation of sewing machine repair and servicing Having given the matter some careful consideration, we’ve taken the decision to cease servicing and repairing sewing machines at Stitched Up HQ. As many of you will know, we’re a tiny team of … Continue reading

INSPIRATION // Experiments in zero waste sewing

Recently, a fabric donation arrived at HQ which included a pair of curtains. Conscious of the waste that is often created after a sewing project, we set out to see if we could take one curtain and use up every … Continue reading

CAMPAIGNS // Zero Waste Week

This week, from 4th – 8th September, is Zero Waste Week! The aim of the campaign is to encourage people to think about waste, and reduce the amount of waste they send to landfill. All week we will be sharing … Continue reading

HQ // Change to opening hours

We’re making some slight changes to the opening hours at Stitched Up HQ. As of the 1st September, our space will be open to the public during workshops & events only. Our calendar of upcoming events can be found here … Continue reading

WORKSHOPS // Slow Fashion Summer Club fun

At Stitched Up HQ last week, we held a-week-long slow fashion Summer Club for kids from the age of 10 to 14. Five ambitious young soon-to-be fashion designers set out to create their own upcycled rucksacks under the guidance of … Continue reading

WORKSHOPS // Slow Fashion Summer Club Preparations

Here at Stitched Up HQ we’re busy preparing for our slow fashion Summer Club which starts next week. Here’s a few photos of the things we’ll be creating in our week-long stitchathon! There’s still a couple of places left – … Continue reading

WORKSHOPS // 20% Co-ops Discount during Coops Fortnight

Today marks the start of Co-operatives Fortnight – two weeks of celebration of the brilliant contribution co-ops make to our society. We’re showing the love for our fellow co-ops by offering a 20% discount on all group workshops booked during … Continue reading

WORKSHOPS // Shibori Natural Indigo Dyeing

  Since our visit fom the brilliant natural dyeing expert Flora Arbuthnott last summer, an obsession with Shibori has well and truly set in here at Stitched Up HQ! And so, we want to share it with you… Come and … Continue reading

CAMPAIGNS // Volunteers Week: Laura

This week is Volunteers’ Week, and all week we will be celebrating the huge contribution made by volunteers both to the work of Stitched Up and the third sector in general. Every day we will be sharing the thoughts of … Continue reading

CAMPAIGNS // Volunteers Week: Alfred

This week is Volunteers’ Week, and all week we will be celebrating the huge contribution made by volunteers both to the work of Stitched Up and the third sector in general. Every day we will be sharing the thoughts of … Continue reading