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Stow Away Shopping Bag Sewing Workshop

  • Benchlab Makerspace, Anggerek Desa 27 Simpang 75 BSB, Brunei-Muara District, BB3713 Brunei (map)

Frustrated that you keep forgetting to bring reusable bags to those grocery shopping trips? Sew a beautiful and practical bag you can always stow in your everyday handbag or car!

Workshop Date: Saturday, 5 January 2019
Duration: 4 hours (2pm-6pm)
Registration Deadline: 4 January 2019
Workshop Fee: BND 45
Include: All supplies and on-loan tools
Venue: BenchLab Makerspace, Anggerek Desa
Recommendation: Bring along your excitement for sewing your own shopping bag!

By the end of this workshop, you are officially #MadeInBenchLab and will know: 1) how to sew your shopping bag with domestic/industrial sewing machine, 2) how to create patterns for the shopping bag, 3) how to sew the handles, 4) how to sew and attach swivel clasp strip and 4) how to attach the button kam snap.

BenchLab Talented Instructor: Yugi Dewiratih of Dewiratihyugi.Artwork. You’ll be learning from a talented woman from Bandung, Indonesia who has been creating beautiful craftwork in Brunei for almost ten years. You’ll not believe that this artistic talent is actually a brilliant architect and Master of Management graduate. She first tried sewing in 2010, moving onto patchwork and quilting the following year. Check out her Instagram account and you’ll know why we salute to Ma’am Yugi!

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