Monthly Archives: August 2013

Your summer craft mission

Dear reader, would you like to help change the world (for the better, she adds, hastily)?

Image: Craftivist Collective

Image: Craftivist Collective

There are lots of ways to affect change, there are lots of things you can do, and here’s just one for starters:  This summer the Craftivist Collective is teaming up with War On Want to add their crafty shoulders to the “Love Fashion Hate Sweatshops” campaign. I’m joining in too, and together we’re asking people to take up craftivism – stitching in support of the stitchers, as it were.  How?  By stitching mini protest banners, and hanging them where people will see them. Mini whuh? How? Well OK, I’ll let Sarah (founder of Craftivist Collective) explain how: Continue reading