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‘The Deliveroo of clothing repairs’: new app gives garments a second chance By linking customers to local seamsters, the Sojo app means people can get their clothes altered, repaired or upcycled in just a few clicks Environment Innovation Lifestyle Society
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Repairs en route: the cross-continental tour to fix outdoor clothing One outdoor clothing company is touring the world to repair people’s damaged snow sport apparel for free Economics Environment Society
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In plain sight: making clothes repairs look beautiful We meet a textiles expert who celebrates the mends that bring new life to old clothes Economics Environment Society
Image for A leg to stand on: furniture restoration as a way back from addiction
A leg to stand on: furniture restoration as a way back from addiction Social enterprise Restoration Station uses furniture restoration to help people recovering from addiction find a route back into society and... Economics Society
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On the mend: the organisation that helps people learn to repair their broken electronics The Restart Project helps people learn how to repair their broken electronics, and rethink how they consume them in the first place Economics Environment Society
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Getting your fix online: the websites that make repairing easier The internet may threaten to make perpetual shoppers of us, but it offers heaps of information about repair and mending too. Here's our pick... Economics Environment Society
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