Faux Frau Anna’s Knock off House Dress

2016/02/02

Materials:

2.5-3 yards of light weight cotton plain weave fabric
thread to match

This project can take 2-4 hours depending on your skill level.

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For further instruction join us for the Sewing Rebellions.

Sunday Feb 7 / 21, 5-9 pm
ILGWU 322 Elm Ave

Saturday Feb 13, 12-4 pm
The Center, 2017 E. 4th Street, Long Beach CA 90814

Friday Feb 19, 3-6:30 pm
The Center, 2017 E. 4th Street, Long Beach CA 90814

Wednesday Feb 24
Thank You For Coming 

 

 

The Rational Dress Society

2015/09/30

The Sewing Rebellion Invites you to
The Rational Dress Society: Make your own JUMPSUIT Workshop
Hosted by ILGWU
322 Elm Ave, Long Beach CA
Sunday, October 4, 5-9 PM
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What if you never had to pick out an outfit again?

The Rational Dress Society is pleased to announce our first ever Make-your-own-JUMPSUIT workshop in Long Beach, California! Participants will learn to construct their very own ungendered monogarment using the pattern designed by Rational Dress Society co-founder Abigail Glaum-Lathbury. At the end of the workshop we will throw away all our clothes. Join us, and free yourself from the tyranny of choice!

Participants should bring 3 yards of non stretch fabric.

Space is limited, to sign up for the workshop, please contact fraufiber@gmail.com

While Frau is away, the Faux Frau’s will play

2015/06/29

Faux Frau Penny hosted a Sewing Rebellion on June 21, mending and making production was in full swing!

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Bow tie and cravat production

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Hand Crank production

Sewing Rebellion

2015/05/17

Will resume on Sunday June 7, 5-9 pm.  ILGWU 322 Elm Ave.

Sewing Representing in the Long Beach Pride Parade

2015/05/17

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Sewing Rebellion at Thank You For Coming

2015/05/17

Mending aprons with old napkins and more at Thank You For Coming

 

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Kleidungsstück des Volkes – Kaftan construction

2015/04/15

The Kaftan a Garment for the people
Sunday April 19, 5-9 pm.  322 Elm Ave. Long Beach CA

 

The Kaftan or Caftan is a variation of a robe or tunic, which has been worn by many cultures for thousands of years.  This basic triangle shape is usually worn over cloths and reaches to the ankle.

 

Bring 4-6 yards of fabric, to make your own Kaftan.

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Sewing Rebellion At Green Prize

2015/04/15

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Sewing Rebellion @ Food For Pets

2015/04/14

Faux Frau Gladys is a volunteer for Food For Pets  and organized this mending events.  Frau and Gladys’ mended a pair of jeans, a cat carrier, car shade, two pairs of paints and sewed a button on.

 

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Sewing Rebellion is taking a break

2015/03/31

No meeting this Sunday, April 5.  See you all on Sunday April 19, 5-9 pm.  Frau will be presenting: Kleidungsstück des Volkes – Caftan construction for everyday lounging.

 


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