Category Archives: Mending

HQ // 2017 – our Year in Review

We take a look back at what we achieved in 2017. Admittedly the 31st January is possibly a little late to be taking stock of the previous year… But 2018 for us got real, real fast and it’s taken till … 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

CAMPAIGNS // Why we want a Fashion Revolution!

Today is the fourth anniversary of the Rana Plaza clothing factory collapse, in which 1,138 Bangladeshi garment workers lost their lives while at work making clothes for the UK high street. All this week, the Fashion Revolution campaign will be … Continue reading

WORKSHOPS // *New* for Spring & Summer

We’re excited to announce several brand new workshops and events for Spring and Summer! Some are happening at our lovely little workshop space in Chorlton, and others are out and about in Manchester. Detail Your Denim – experiment with embroidery … 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 // 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

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