Choose from two zines:
The Mender's Companion
How to Make a Braided Rug
About The Mender's Companion Zine
This little handbook has been compiled for those interested in learning how to give their clothes a longer life. The Far Woods designed this zine to make information on how to fix your clothes accessible to all. The 25 pages are chock-full of step-by-step instructions on how to mend, as well as suggestions for how to own less fast-fashion clothing and curate a more intentional closet.
-Mending a Pocket Hole
-Mending by Machine
-Hosting a Clothing Swap
-Making a Mending Kit
-How to Use a Darning Egg
-How to Mend a Puffy Down Coat
-Handwashing your Clothing
-How to Go on a Clothing Fast
-How to Reign in your Closet
We hope this zine will be a useful tool alongside needle, darning egg, and thread. Happy sewing!
Cover is creamy 100 lb cover stock with color ink, digitally printed, inside is black ink on white printer paper. Staple binding.
About the How to Make A Braided Rug Zine:
This little handbook has been compiled for those interested in learning how to hand sew their own braided rug using scrap fabric or clothes that have gone beyond repair. We designed this zine to make information on accessible to all, no matter your skill level - no sewing machine required! The 18 pages are chock-full of step-by-step instructions for how to make your rug, as well as tips for finding material, dyeing fabric, playing with color and braiding and different rug shape options.
Cover is lavender 100 lb cover stock with color ink, digitally printed, inside is black ink on white printer paper. Staple binding.
+ All illustrations and tutorials by Sonya and Nina Montenegro
+ Book layout by Sonya and Nina Montenegro
+ Digitally printed by RedE printing in Portland, OR
+ Collated by hand by Sonya and Nina Montenegro
Both zines measure 5.5" wide by 8.5" tall.
First edition, first printing
Your zines will ship safely in a cardboard envelope with a cardboard backing.