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Keep Your Clothes Alive! Upcycling Open House Hosted by Wearable Collection...

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Join Wearable Collections, one of NYC's largest used clothing collectors, for our very first community upcycling event and open house on Thursday, August 8! Admission is FREE! Enjoy FREE snacks and wine! Mingle, hang out, and sip wine while our expert upcyclers demonstrate techniques using Wearable Collections donations. Learn to screenprint! Learn to darn! Learn to set up a sewing machine! Learn to tie-dye! You can also shop our Makers Merch Table, including upcycled handbags by Akilah from Fatra and Elizabeth L. Cline's "Fashion Activist" upcycled t-shirt.
Wearable Collections
180 West 9th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231

  • Screenprint on secondhand t-shirts w/ author Elizabeth L. Cline

  • Upcycle and tie-dye tote bags with Nina from Wearable Collections

  • Learn basic sewing machine set-up with Black Girls Sew

  • Darn holey t-shirts and socks with Kate Sekules, of

  • Donate your used clothes and Feed the Monster

  • Free wine and snacks!


Earlier Event: July 31
Principles of Sustainable Fashion