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May 2019 repair clinic highlights!

There were an exceptional number of sewing wins this month, including some really cool felt-darning (who knew?). Word on the street is that with every wash the felt repair gets … Continue reading

May 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

ACCESS THY CALENDARS! Next Repair Clinic is Sunday, May 19th

Same time, same place! WHERE: Edgewater Workbench, 1130 W. Thorndale Avenue, Chicago (right off the Thorndale red line stop) WHEN: Sunday, May 19th from 4pm – 7pm WHO: You. Everyone. … Continue reading

May 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

April repair clinic highlights!

Well that was fun. Next clinic is Sunday, May 19th! See you there!

May 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

Catching up with March highlights!

Oof, it’s been a busy time of year, so forgive our “highlights” delay! Fabulous people doing fabulous things at the March 2019 clinic:

May 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

Next Repair Clinic is Sunday, March 17th!

Yes, on St. Patrick’s Day, so feel free to bring green consumables and wear your Irish dancing wig. The details: WHEN: Sunday, March 17th from 4pm-7pm WHERE: Edgewater Workbench, 1130 … Continue reading

March 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

We’re featured in StreetWise!

Super proud to show off our cover story in StreetWise! StreetWise is a street magazine sold by people without homes or those at-risk for homelessness in Chicago. In 2003, it … Continue reading

March 4, 2019 · 1 Comment

February repair clinic highlights!

It’s been a mighty cold winter in Chicago, but still, y’all bring us your broken clocks and lamps and bras and lord knows what else, along with beer and snacks … Continue reading

February 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Next Repair Clinic is Sunday, February 17th

Get it on the calendar, folks! We’ll be back and ready to repair this Sunday! WHEN: Sunday from 4pm – 7pm WHERE: Edgewater Workbench, 1130 W. Thorndale Ave, Chicago *WHO: … Continue reading

February 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

January 2019 Highlights!

Becky’s birthday, pickled delights, and lots of repairs to kick off the new year! Out next clinic will be Sunday, February 17th!

February 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

Happy 2019, you lovely humans, you! Our next repair clinic is Sunday, January 20th.

We hope you survived the holidays unscathed and well-rested, but if not, you we give you permission to come to the clinic to repair your soul as well. Our volunteers … Continue reading

January 6, 2019 · Leave a comment