the mender's companion

the mender's companion



By Nina and Sonya Montenegro of The Far Woods

This little handbook has been compiled for those interested in learning how to give their clothes a longer life. We designed this zine to make information on how to fix your clothes accessible to all. The 25 pages are chock-full of step-by-step instructions on how to mend, as well as suggestions for how to own less fast-fashion clothing and curate a more intentional closet. 

-Basic Stitches
-Visible Mending
-Mending a Pocket Hole
-Mending by Machine
-Hosting a Clothing Swap
-Making a Mending Kit
-How to Use a Darning Egg
-How to Mend a Puffy Down Coat
-Handwashing your Clothing
-How to Go on a Clothing Fast
-How to Reign in your Closet

....and more!

This zine will be a useful tool alongside a needle, darning egg, and thread. Happy sewing!

Color cover / white pages

Dimensions: 5.5"W x 8.5"L

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