Upcycling & DIY Goodness with Kirri-MaDe

Kirri-MaDe Macrame Necklace denim copped

This weekend Kirri-mae Sampson of Kirri-MaDe will share her macrame skills with workshop participants and teach a unique jewellery making technique where you can transform a pre-loved shirt into an upcycled necklace. We caught up with Kirri-Mae to find out where the idea came from, and learn more about the philosophies that inform her creative […]

Ellie Mücke – Designer & CBS Workshop Facilitator

Mücke Skirt

Ellie Mücke of MüCKE will be facilitating a “Shirts into Skirts” workshop on Saturday 6 April at Colour Box Studio – for details: CLICK HERE. It was over 10 years ago during her studies at RMIT when Ellie Mücke’s search for alternative approaches to fashion design practice began. Frustrated with unsustainable practice in the commercial fashion […]

A chat with Erica Louise: a Fashion Month workshop facilitator

Erica Louise from Recycled Fashion is going to be facilitating a workshop as part of Fashion Month at Colour Box Studio. Her workshop will make you look differently at cereal boxes that’s for sure! In the Upcycled Bead Workshop on Saturday 30 March, you will learn a simple technique of cutting, rolling, and gluing cardboard paper […]