Saturday 11th March, 10.30-2pm $30


3 hours, 30 minutes, 10:30 AM - 02:00 PM

  • 59 Gloucester Street
  • CBD
  • Christchurch
  • 2021
  • 8011
  • New Zealand
  • With Membership discount $28.00 incl. GST
  • with Life Membership discount $28.00 incl. GST
  • $30.00 incl. GST


This workshop will show you techniques to fix fabric and woollen holes, rips and wear from a tiny dot to a gaping hole. Use both hand stitching and sewing machine techniques and save your favourite items!

This workshop is suitable for anyone who just wants to know how to fix stuff regardless of experience! As the Sewing Fairy says, 'Don't ditch it, fix it '. Do bring along some mending and breathe new life into your much loved items. Ruth (aka the Sewing Fairy) is an experienced seamstress who makes unique items from new, as well as altering that op shop find. She says that things can always be repaired or remade so: “don’t ditch it, fix it”. Find her on Facebook: . Bring your sewing machine if you have one (not compulsory) any items you wish to mend and your lunch. All other materials supplied.