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messageStitch craftivism on plastic wipes: Friday's March 9.30 - 11.30attachment
Posted by klove March 07, 05:53PM

I used wet wipes for about 6 years before realising that most were made out of plastic (i.e. polyester!) and will take 200 years to biodegrade. Most end up in Londons landfills (which will be full by 2026) and 1 in 3 gets flushed down the toilet ending up in our rivers and beaches or forming 93% of Londons fatbergs.

Please join us in stitching messages into baby-wipes and sending them to our MPs and supermarkets asking for action on plastic wipes.

All resources and toys for any children (there will be needles and scissors around!) will be provided. All welcome! You dont need to know how to stitch, and the more hand-made the message the better! I can teach you some stitches and its really easy. All you need is a willingness to stitch messages for the environment.

Please join us!
Friday's 9.30 11.30 at Aneto Caf (58-60 East Dulwich Road, SE22 9AX) at the back.
#wipesareplastic



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messageRe: Stitch craftivism on plastic wipes: Friday 15th March 9.30 - 11.30attachment
Posted by klove March 11, 01:38PM

This Friday!

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messageRe: Stitch craftivism on plastic wipes: Friday 15th March 9.30 - 11.30
Posted by Grodo March 12, 10:39AM

Excellent cause. Will try to be there!

messageRe: Stitch craftivism on plastic wipes: Friday 15th March 9.30 - 11.30
Posted by klove March 14, 07:59PM

Tomorrow morning... if anyone's around it would be lovely to have some company while stitching!

("Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." Margaret Mead)

messageRe: Stitch craftivism on plastic wipes: Friday 15th March 9.30 - 11.30
Posted by tracymcdavis March 15, 10:27AM

Would love to do this another time if you ever do at a weekend or evening.

messageRe: Stitch craftivism on plastic wipes: Friday 15th March 9.30 - 11.30
Posted by klove Yesterday, 04:43PM

Come and join this lovely group of stitchers at the back of Aneto's cafe.

Most Friday's and maybe some Saturday's if that's easier for people.

Stitch for the environment!



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