Who needs Black Friday, we have Repair Saturday! Tomorrow 12- 3pm 25th November at Field Brighton

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If you are at a loose end and have been meaning to repair something for a while, come to FIELD this Saturday  between 12-3pm

There will be volunteers to help with electrical and electronic goods in addition to sewing, darning and gluing.

 

Join us tomorrow – Saturday 29th October for Brighton Repair Café 12-3pm at Field Brighton

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If you are at a loose end and have been meaning to repair something for a while, come to FIELD this Saturday 29th October between 12-3pm

There will be volunteers to help with electrical and electronic goods in addition to sewing, darning and gluing.

 

August Repairs…

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Shirley cleverly revitalised a silk top by adding a new piece of fabric.

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Sugru came to the rescue of a broken hoover and guitar tuner.

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Tom’s favorite shirt and braces are resuscitated by Shirley and Sam

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Always safety first! Alan attends to the faulty safety switch on Rachel’s kettle.

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Comfort returns as Shirley sews the tabs back on Felix’s cushion.

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Two generations of Teddy owners await Tom of Holland’s master darning techniques. Felix awaits the renovation of his pal.

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A quiet but productive day at the July Repair Café on a very rainy day…

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Tom of Holland was able to join us and helped Jonathan visibly mend his jumper with a swiss darn…

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Nick of Old Tree Café brought in his bike. The front wheel was wobbly and the breaks needed realigning. Dan was able to solve both problems.

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Amy from Old Tree Café brought in her bike too. Dan repaired the rear tire which was as flat as a pancake and tuned the breaks and gears.

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Louise brought in an anglepoise lamp. The lamp had come away from the frame…

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So Michael fashioned a new bracket out of an old key and fixed it back together!

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Oliver deduced that the capacitor on a lawn mower was not working by using a multimeter.

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A new capacitor was found on line later to be installed by the owner of the lawnmower.

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Mattia and Oliver fixed Sam’s neglected old lamps that had been sitting in a cupboard for several years. IMG_2136

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Alan fixed the fan of an old laptop by extracting an accumulation of dust!

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Tom of Old Tree Café brought in a range of garments to repair and was shown the art of darning and sewing on buttons by Tom of Holland.

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