Baby Trousers Upcycling Class at Fabrications

Upcycling Workshop, turn your old Jumper into Baby Trousers!Wednesday 18th April, 1pm, Fabrications, Broadway Market, £6-£8Book Here Not all Nappies are rubbish!As part of Real Nappy Week 2012 Hackney Real Nappy Network are staging a take over of Fabrications on Broadway Market.On Weds 18th April you can drop in all day and find out about washable cloth nappies see different models try out putting them on and off and have all those questions answered.In the Imaginerium (Fabrications new education centre) you can join in workshops to learn how to make your own eco-friendly bespoke baby-wear and nappy accessories from up-cycled textiles.Make Your Own Upcycled Baby / Toddler TrousersWith Kimberley from  Mini MagpieThis class will teach you how to turn your old jumper into a cosy and comfy eco-friendly pair of trousers for your little one or as a gift. Bring one or two old wool jumpers which you have pre-washed at 60 degrees. The longer the arms of the jumper the larger the trousers will turn out.You will need basic sewing skills for this class. Workshop lasts 3 hours with an introduction to real nappies from Hackney Real Nappy Network.Scissors thread machines tea & cake provided.Please note; young babies are most welcome and we want this event to be inclusive and open to all however if you wish to participate in a workshop it is not suitable for babies on the move and there is not buggy space so please bring them in a sling/carrier. Find out more about Fabrications & the Imaginerium  here  www.fabrications1.co.ukFind more info on real nappies in Hackney here  www.hackneyrealnappy.net