Did you know that Canadians throw out on average 81 pounds of textiles a year?
Did you know that fashion is the second largest polluter in the world?
Did you know you can change your fashion habits to help stop climate change?
Did you know a clothing swap and renew, alter and repair night is a great way to stop clothing going to landfill and save you money?
Did you know that clothing swaps and sewing nights are fun?
Do you have stuff in your closet you never wear?
Don’t despair: swap, renew or repair!
Bring all of your old fall and winter clothing, accessories and footwear to the FACTS clothing swap and renew your wardrobe workshop. We will chat about sustainable fashion, try on some clothes and do some simple alterations to make things look and fit you better. Jennifer Triemstra-Johnston, a costume designer with over 25 years of experience and owner of Pick a Posie, will help you look your best!
It is a fun, social night out with snacks, beverages and of course fashion.
No experience of any kind necessary but be ready to think about clothes just a little differently.
Space is limited so register early.
The cost is $20 in advance, $25 at the door.
Where: Pick a Posie & FACTS Gallery and Creative Space, 441 Queen Street, Blyth
When: October 25th, 2019 7pm