As we think more about sustainability, we’re coming back to the idea of visible mending and mending worn fabrics. Learning how to use visible mending requires just a few inexpensive materials and basic embroidery stitches. Inspired by the Japanese art of Sashiko, these bold ideas will help you repair your clothes and linens. #visiblemending #sashiko #embroidery #tutorial #jeans #bhg
The clothes used in this tutorial had been sitting on my ‘to do’ shelf with rips in them for well over a year. It was time to fix them and make a tutorial while I was at it. I hope you find this tutorial for how to mend rips in clothes useful! Now I have […]
The environment and the impact that people have on it is one of the most important topics in today’s world. So it’s no surprise for a lot of people that the fashion industry is known as one of the most polluting industries. Having this in mind, a lot of brands, companies, and organizations have started initiatives and programs to make a positive change towards a better tomorrow.
A month of visible mending. mending commissions, repairing cashmere sweaters, an old fairisle cardigan and darning a woven blanket. Also introducing mending guides for darning, swiss darning and scotch darning.