Aija is a quite proficient seamstress and designer.
She is developing and stitching new apparel from recycled substance.
I satisfied her at the Recycling Weekend Honest in Helsinki which was visited by pretty much 10.000 guests.
“I am a style designer and I really like to recycle old apparel. The shirt
in the pictures utilized to be a man´s shirt, but now the style is quite feminine thanks to the mesh substance that I place on the shoulders.
“I under no circumstances purchase new apparel – I recycle about ninety% of my conclusions. I also teach individuals how to recycle their old apparel. My hobbies are jogging and stitching.
“Even while I under no circumstances pay additional than 10 euros for each garment, I want to show that you don´t have to invest considerably funds to be classy. By putting on old, recycled apparel, nonetheless quite exceptional, I attempt to unfold joy all around me.
“Lately I have been quite fast paced with teaching, giving lectures about
recycling and stitching assignments for my clientele. That´s why I
haven´t observed adequate time for my personal outfits assignments. I have so lots of suggestions but not adequate time!”
Stranger # 1154 in my twelfth round of the one hundred Strangers undertaking. www.flickr.com/groups/100strangers/go over/72157633469671…
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