Victoria Frausin’s sewing circle combines practical self-help with a relaxed informal environment where friendships can be made and social barriers broken.
Sewing Cafe Lancaster
Sewing Café Lancaster promotes wellbeing and advocates sustainability. They believe in connecting with people across the community, to share skills, to reuse, repair and reduce.
“Parts of the social and environmental impact of our clothes take place during the productions process, the rest is in our hands.”
Their work links to
- Community Creating links to share and exchange skills and knowledge around wellbeing and sustainability.
- Education Providing opportunities for development of skills and knowledge and awareness of sustainability.
- Enterprise Developing, producing, selling goods and facilitating workshops to enable economic wellbeing.