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Braunton Repair Cafe

Event Date: 2nd April 2022, 10:00 – 13:00

Event Category: Beach Clean / Activity

Location: Museum of British Surfing

Suitable for: Anyone with items in need of a sustainable repair

Cost: Donation

Come along to the Braunton Repair Cafe, hosted by Plastic Free 

Sewing, chatting, scoffing cake and sipping coffee – what more could you want? 

If you have any items in need of some tlc, feel free to come along and enjoy a coffee whilst your item is being repaired. 

At the last Repair Cafe, their volunteers fixed up:
3 x new button holes on some dog jackets
 3 x sewed up ripped knees on 3 pairs of jeans
6 x sewed up holes in sports leggings, a linen dress, and a jacket
3 x reinforced collars on cotton dressing gowns
1 x new zip on a pair of jeans.
1 x rejuvenated teddy bear, sewn up and restuffed.
1 x dress remade into a summer top
1 x pocket in a pair of trousers
1 x pair of hemmed trousers
1 x revived netball dress

The donations from the repairs will go towards putting on more cafes.

If you would like to get involved in any way – sewing, organising, making cakes or coffee then please get in touch with Plastic Free.

What a great way to bring a new lease of life to your old clothes and toys!