Are you ready to take on our Upclyling Challenge?  Everyday we will be running our Upcycling Challenge in the Creative Living Theatre.

What is the Challenge?

Contestants will be given an old item of clothing (a T-Shirt, pair of jeans, a shirt) plus a metre of fabric and some trims. The teams will then have 1 hour to create something new out of their materials.
The audience, will then select their favourite garment. The winning team will walk away with a great sewing prize.

When will the session take place?

The sessions will take place in The Creative Living Theatre at The Spring Knitting & Stitching Show. The sessions are:
Thursday 28th February: 1.30pm – 2.30pm
Friday 1st March: 2pm – 3pm
Saturday 2nd March: 3.15pm – 4.15pm
Sunday 3rd March: 1.30pm – 2.30pm.

How you can get involved

If you want to be a contestant simply email mail@twistedthread.com with your name and contact number. You can either enter as an individual (and we will match you with a partner) or as a team of two. We welcome complete beginners to seasoned stitchers to take part in this challenge. there will also be an expert dressmaker on-hand to help you with any questions you have. Teams will be picked in advance on a first-come first-served basis and we will let you know if you have been successful as soon as possible so you can schedule this exciting adventure into your day at the show.