Want to love your most-worn items for longer? You can learn to repair your clothes with our free beginners’ classes in store or scroll to discover our handy how-to video series.
We’ll equip you with all the basics you need to know to make your items last longer, from adding buttons and replacing zips to simple hand sewing techniques. Become a Restyle Icon!
Click below to book your place to join us at our London workshops celebrating London Repair Week from 20th-26th March.
The best place to start is at the beginning, a lot of people find threading a needle tricky – watch two easy methods/hacks. Mastered this? Watch the rest of the sewing series!
These versatile stitches will help you love your clothes for longer and escape any simple sewing dilemmas. Simple stitches that you can be creative with - a must know for everyone.
Need to fix your fav piece of clothing? The Back stitch looks and acts like a sewing machine stitch so you can use it to keep fabrics in place. It doesn’t have to be perfect and it’ll make your clothes wearable again.
Learn about this nifty little stitch that can help hide away a seam when bringing fabrics together like in the lining of a jacket.
Had a button come loose? Don’t throw it back in the wardrobe, attaching a button isn’t tricky and with a little know-how can be done in no time!
This is a fun one. Want to add buttons to thick fabrics like coats or heavy knitwear, the shank button is for you. This covered button method has the wow factor and is oh so simple!
If your zip is completely broken and need replacing then watch this guide to add a new one by hand. Top tip – check out our stiches series first to know the basics!
Zip completely broken on your fave skirt or top, an invisible zip shouldn’t be a scary task - Watch our other sewing videos to learn the basic stitches needed to complete this clever trick.