Replacing buttons, darning socks, and other mending skills have largely been lost to the decades. Yet, as the eco-conscious are ditching fast fashion, these techniques are being rediscovered as easy methods to revamp closets with personal flair—hello, visible mending—and sustainability.
In Wear, Repair, Repurpose , Lily Fulop welcomes beginner and experienced makers with projects to refresh their closets, make the most of thrift store finds, and give worn-out cloth new life. Illustrated step-by-step instructions demystify mending techniques, and skill-based projects will inspire readers to embrace their own personal style. Learn to:
- Darn socks
- Hem pants
- Embroider over stains
- Crochet and braid rugs
For anyone who cares about reducing fashion waste but doesn’t want to sacrifice style, this is the immersive guide you need.