We run free public events, where anyone can bring clothing to be repaired by volunteers.


NextOctober 31, YIMBY Festival
2015: April, Wychwood Barns, August, Withrow Park
2014: April, Wychwood Barns, June, Evergreen Brickworks, July, SharefestTOSeptember, YIMBY Festival
2013April, Wychwood BarnsMay, Withrow Park, June, Kensington Market, August, York-Eglinton, September, St. Lawrence Market
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We’re always looking for volunteers, even if you don’t know how to sew.

Our Goals

  • To promote and enable maintenance and repair; in general, and of clothing in particular.
  • To encourage the teaching and learning of repair skills
  • To reduce waste and keep clothing out of the garbage
  • To encourage people to value their clothing
  • To increase the social acceptance of wearing repaired clothing
  • To build community
  • To have fun