Wear, Repair, Repurpose (Paperback)

A Maker's Guide to Mending and Upcycling Clothes

By Lily Fulop

Countryman Press, 9781682684344, 160pp.

Publication Date: March 31, 2020

List Price: 19.95*
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Description

In with the old, out with the new—reclaiming your closet and reducing fashion waste starts here.


Repair your favorite socks with style, add flair with personalized patches, and turn ripped jeans into an embroidered masterpiece. For beginner and experienced makers, Lily Fulop's guide to mending and upcycling is your colorful companion to ditching fast fashion and extending the lifecycle of all your favorite clothes.

Fulop's vibrant step-by-step illustrations make mending easier than every, demystifying techniques and displaying unique ways to show off your personality. And when your mending possibilities run out, she has simple yet striking solutions to repurpose fabric, including braided rugs, crocheted pillows, and more. Say hello to sustainable inspiration.





About the Author

Lily Fulop celebrates all things mending on Instagram @mindful_mending. A multidisciplinary designer, she has been recognized by Design*Sponge and Graphic Design USA. She is a designer at Refinery29 and lives in Brooklyn, New York.


Praise For Wear, Repair, Repurpose: A Maker's Guide to Mending and Upcycling Clothes

'Reduce, reuse, recycle' is in serious need of an upgrade to 'reduce, reuse, REPAIR'! This book will help you mend your things and keep them out of the landfill—a great addition to any bookshelf.
— Kathryn Kellogg, author of 101 Ways to Go Zero Waste