Archive for the ‘completed production’ Category

NOLA Sewing Rebellion

2018/03/13

The NOLA Sewing Rebellion could happen without the partnership with RicRACK and Antenna Works.

Faux Frau Jeannie hosted, and participants learned how to make Grocery Sacks and Reversible Boho Bags.

 

Left to right: Cissy, Michelle, Chia, Maria, Maxx and Hope

Left to right: Michelle, Chia, Maria, Jeannie, Lindsay, Maxx

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Hope and Jeannie

 

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Hope, Michelle and Maria

 

 

 

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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 at Thank You For Coming

2015/05/17

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

 

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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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Machen Modern

2014/12/28

January 4 / 18 5-9 pm,

Frau Fiber demo construction of duvet and pillow covers, in the modern east german style.

To make your own, bring the following materials: for a full size Duvet and two pillow covers, 8-10 yards of fabric 60” – 45” wide/ or 3 full size flat sheets.

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Modern Machen Production:

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Super Sewing on Superbowl Sunday!

2014/02/04

Full house at the Sewing Rebellion this past week:

Mr. O'C gets instruction from FF on how to sew on a  patch

Mr. O’C gets instruction from FF on how to sew on a patch

 

First timer Josue brought four pairs of jeans to hem.

First timer Josue brought four pairs of jeans to hem.

 

Heming, patching, mending, it's all on a Super Bowl Sunday.

Toro, Mr O’C and Michael, are heming, patching, mending.

 

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Andrea, is doing some knock off pattern making of her favorite yoga pants.

Gladys used her math skills to pattern a scallop on a blouse!

Gladys used her math skills to pattern a scallop on a blouse!

Josue completed the hemming of his jeans.

Josue completed the hemming of his jeans.

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Mr O’C shared this comic strip with the group!

 

 

 

 

 

Mr. O’C

2014/02/04

Mr. O’C is a new participant, who achieved a pile of mending:  jeans, shirt sleeves and his favorite shopping bag.

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Work Apron Production

2013/12/23

A Work Apron is an outer protective garment that overs the front and back of the body.  The work apron is a common part of the work uniform for garment and textile workers, as well as waitresses, nurses, domestic workers, homemakers, cooks, blacksmiths and artists.

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Keeping the the textile alive

2013/09/30

This weeks production consist of: mending a back pack,

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changing the hem line on a dress, deconstructing denim jeans for new projects (Kim)

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pegging some thrift store pants, and using favorite t-shirt logos, to generate a pillow case.  (Dawn)

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Sweating and Mending

2013/09/08

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Steven repaired his banana’s shorts with a splash of floral!

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Gladys made a garland from her hanky collection

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