Home events Make a Book Clutch Bag, Friday 2nd & 9th September 2022


02 Sep 2022


17:30 - 20:00



Make a Book Clutch Bag, Friday 2nd & 9th September 2022


In this workshop, you will transform a hardback book into a one-off clutch bag.

You will learn to:
– Design your bag, adding individual touches
– Carefully take apart the book of your choice
– Hand and machine sew fabric for the lining
– Insert a zip (optional, depending on design)
– Assemble all parts into a clutch bag.

The workshop is for anybody who wants to have some fun making a personalised book bag while also learning new skill using unwanted or second-hand materials.

What you will need to bring for this workshop:

1. Essential:
– Hard back book
– Card (from cereal packs)

2. Non Essential:
– Fabric remnants for lining of books (ideally cotton or polycotton)
– Any embellishments, such as ribbons and threads, buttons and sequins

**Terms and conditions**

This workshop is taking place at our new premises at Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre. We are located on the Ground Floor at the North end of the shopping centre opposite Waterstones. There is free parking outside, as well as lots of public transport links which you can find more information about [here](https://www.oceanterminal.com/visitor-info/find-us-174).

In light of new regulations, this is now our Covid safety advice:

* If you experience covid symptoms, please test and stay at home if covid positive
* We are happy for you to wear a mask or not- this is no longer a requirement
* When attending a workshop, you can ask for a RED lanyard at reception to symbolise you want to keep social distancing in place
* Use the hand sanitiser available at The Edinburgh Remakery Reception area when arriving for a workshop

In addition, we will also be cleaning and sanitising all equipment and work stations before and after each of our workshop sessions.

All under-18’s need to be accompanied by an adult. Parents who wish to participate will need to buy a separate ticket or they can choose to relax with a cup of tea during the event instead.

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