Category Archives: Environment

TIPS // How To Create A Capsule Wardobe

With London Fashion Week starting tomorrow, fashion lovers are watching eagerly for hot-off-the catwalk trends. But here at Stitched Up Towers we’re doing exactly the opposite – gearing up to take part in the Six Items Challenge. In aid of … Continue reading

TIPS // 12 Thrifty Christmas Makes with IWM North

  This December, we’ve teamed up with IWM North to create ’12 Days of Thrifty Christmas’, a campaign offering budding creatives a how-to guide of different festive makes each day on social media. Between 1 – 12 December, a new … Continue reading

NEWS // Bike trailer – one year anniversary!

Today marks one year since our crowdfunding campaign reached its target! Thanks to you guys, our wonderful supporters, we raised the money to build our dream workshop-space-on-wheels, a custom-built bike trailer. See the original crowdfunder page here. To celebrate this … Continue reading

NEWS // Vote for Mcr Repair Café!

Here at Stitched Up we were super excited to launch Manchester’s first Repair Café in July. A Repair Café is a FREE monthly meetup for people who want to repair broken things. It’s run by volunteers, who help you to … Continue reading

INSPIRATION // Waste Less Live More Week

September is all about minimising waste and maximising wellbeing. Hooray to that! This month is home to three campaigns focused tackling waste; first Zero Waste Week, then Recycle Week and finally this week it’s the turn of our personal favourite … Continue reading

EVENTS // How our first Repair Café went

As you may or may not know, our very first Repair Café took place the Saturday before last and it was a great success! Thank you to everyone who came along, we had a great time meeting all of you. Alfred, … Continue reading