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MESSENGER BAG from recycled coffee sacks- with Ruth Morris (ROOBEDO)

16th June 2018


16th June 2018


£40 including materials.

From recycled fabrics learn sewing techniques and tips and go away a more confident sewer with a fantastic bag to boot!
Simply bring along a sewing kit, machine (if you have one!) and a packed lunch. Off the rails Arthouse has sewing machines if you don’t have your own!
You will be using donated Glenlyon coffee sacks and recycled car seat belts from Perth Auto Recyclers to create your very own fully lined and beautifully finished messenger bag.
About Ruth…
Since 1999 Ruth has designed and made classic contemporary clothing, accessories and homeware using a variety of textile techniques for her own label Roobedo. Striving to produce a wholesome and sustainable product, Ruth champions the slow fashion movement and uses the best Scottish fabrics such as Harris tweed and Glenlyon tweed alongside GOTS certified organic cottons and denim as well as recycled and vintage cloths.  Ruth also lectures part-time at Dundee and Angus College in the Textiles Department and is actively involved in Pitlochry & District Adult Education, Zerowaste Highland Perthshire and the Dunkeld Climate Café – constantly sharing skills by running workshops and repair cafes. For more info go to www.roobedo.com.

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Off The Rails Arthouse
Upper Flat, Ladybank Station House, Victoria Street
Ladybank, Fife KY15 7JT United Kingdom
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