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We're HUGE fans of Tom Van Deijnen AKA Tom of Holland at TRAID. His beautiful blog showcases his talent at mending knitwear in a way that highlights the repair and enriches the story of the garment, he's become somewhat of a poster boy for the mending community. So we were completely thrilled when he agreed to take part in last…
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Refashion Day

15 / 12 / 14
TRAID Education were invited along to the Makerversity in Somerset House to join Hubbub for their Refashion Day. photo credit: Hubbub Refashion Day was designed to inspire people to give their clothes a second chance with creative activities from leading clothes menders and upcyclers, including a talk from the upcycling designer Orsola de Castro. TRAID are always looking for ways…
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Get Your Knit On

21 / 10 / 14
Last Thursday TRAID Dalston kept their doors open a little later to help everyone with their Winter wardrobe. On hand were our in-store stylists helping shoppers find their #secondhandfirst Winter staples whilst TRAID Education were busy helping give longer life to knitwear in our Repair Your Knitwear workshop. We were joined by the fabulous Sweaterspotter (AKA Anna Maltz) - a…
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