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Upcycling: Pre-Loved to Pet Toys Workshop

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

Don't know where to start to be an eco-warrior? Start from your closet -- transform your pre-loved clothes into toys for your furry buddies to play with!

Get 2 workshops from this series for BND 55 and sew a whole set for your furry babies! Craft away!

Workshop Dates: Friday, 17 May 2019
Duration: 3 hours (9am-12pm)
Registration Deadline: 16 May 2019
Workshop Fee: BND 30
Venue: BenchLab Makerspace, Anggerek Desa
Recommendation: Bring along your excitement and burning questions on sewing! Students are recommended to bring old and unused fabric.

By the end of this workshop, you are officially #MadeInBenchLab and will know: 1) how to deconstruct pre-loved clothes by unpicking the threads and cutting, 2) basic sewing skills (machine and hand-stitch) and 3) basic zero-waste skills in crafting their pet toys.

BenchLab Talented Instructor: Nabilah of Upskyl. You’ll be learning from a fellow eco-warrior who wants to share her knowledge with the community! A proud owner of UPSYKL, she started her enterprise to encourage people to reduce fabric waste and upcycle their pre-loved into new items of clothing. Equipped with this passion and her fellow team members, she is eager to teach everyone how they can take part in this initiative and work towards a zero-waste world. Nabilah wants everyone to know that saving the environment does not require big steps and it can start from rummaging your closet!

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