Repair & Remake Your Own Jewellery, Saturday 9th February 2019

The Edinburgh Remakery


The Edinburgh Remakery


The Edinburgh Remakery
127 Leith Walk, EH6 8NP


Feb 09 2019


11:00 - 14:00


£36 / £27

Repair & Remake Your Own Jewellery, Saturday 9th February 2019

Is your favourite necklace broken? Do you have a jewellery box full of single earrings and loose beads? Have you been holding onto that special pendant in the hopes that one day you’ll be able to repair or remake it and wear it once again?

Then gather your broken pieces of jewellery – pendants, beads, chain, catches, anything! – and join us at the Remakery where you’ll learn how to transform these forgotten bits into new and unique pieces of jewellery that you can wear again and again.

In this brand new workshop taught by trained jeweller, Jo Barrett, you will learn the techniques required to create new from old. Traditional jewellers hand tools and techniques will be used to provide you with the knowledge and skills to carry on repairing and upcycling jewellery at home. By the end of the workshop you will leave with at least one newly remade piece of jewellery to take home with you, and will have the opportunity to try out various finishes to create a whole matching set.

All equipment and tools are provided. There will be extra pieces of jewellery, including beads, chain, links, fastenings, etc, which you can incorporate into your design, but you are encouraged to bring along your own items for that personal touch. If you’d like to incorporate something that was not designed for jewellery, there will also be a specialist tool available to drill a small hole into items to make them suitable for this purpose. 


Concessionary Discount Information 

Concession prices are applicable if you are a student, receiving benefits, unemployed, or over the age of 60. Proof of eligibility where possible will be required when attending the workshop.

Health and Safety

If you have any medical conditions which may affect your ability to carry out certain tasks within the workshop, then we advise that you seek advice from your GP prior to booking. Please also inform us of any medical conditions prior to the start of the workshop.

Workshop Cancellations, Changes, and Refunds

Should you wish to cancel or make any changes to your workshop booking then please phone us on 0131 629 9358.

You may cancel with a full refund five or more working days before the course or workshop start date. For cancellations made five or fewer working days before the event, we can refund 60% of the total amount paid. No refund or changes to a booking can be offered for cancellation within 24 hours of the start of the event.

We may be able to offer you a place on an equivalent course or workshop instead of a refund if we are notified up to five working days before the course or workshop start date, and if there is availability.

In the event that a workshop is cancelled, we will offer you the choice to transfer your space to the next available workshop, a workshop of your choosing, or offer you a full refund. You will be informed of cancellations at least three days before the event.

Photography and Filming

We may at times record or photograph workshops for use in marketing and publications linked to the Edinburgh Remakery. Disruption of workshops will be kept to an absolute minimum. If you would like to know more, please email

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