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DRESSCUE (Dress Rescue)

March 11, 2020

This operation was very specific kind of heaven, for clothes rescuers who aren’t afraid of no ghost....

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THE 19th CENTURY FACEBOOK STITCHER

June 29, 2018

LorinaBulwerLetterNorwichMuseum

This so-called madwoman in Victorian England visibly mended her news. We hear you, Lorina...

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#MENDMARCH @VISIBLEMEND INSTAGRAM

February 27, 2018

MendMarchonInstagramWeek1

Let's do #MendMarch on Instagram! Here are all the prompts --do one, do 31, it's all good. Just one rule: make it Visible...

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ADDRESS ADDRESSES VISIBLE MENDING MOVEMENT

July 26, 2017

The journal for fashion criticism explains --brilliantly! -- what lies behind our need to sew scars on old clothes...

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beautiful scars

for the loved but torn

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Mending Supplies

Sorry, we no longer sell vintage haberdashery. Call this a small selection of eye candy...

Top Ten Reasons To Mend by Kate Sekules Visiblemending

 

  • Any mend is great

    Making it visible adds meaning

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  • A badge of honor

     "I care, I tend, I value, I MEND"

    HOW TO MEND?
  • A story told in thread

    Wear it out and proud. Your history in clothes

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