Three reasons to become a Craftivist with this Starter Kit:
1) Make a difference: This gentle, thoughtful blend of craft and activism is a great way to get people’s attention, challenge their thinking and encourage them to be a part of the solution to improve our world.
2) Get a wellbeing boost: Not only is contributing to society an integral part of our the World Health Organisation’s definition of wellbeing, crafting in and of itself is a great way to slow down, reflect and recharge.
3) Fill a gap: It doesn’t have to be a blur of left over chocolates and comedy re-runs if you’ve got a new kit to stitch or an inspiring book on craftivism to read, and what better way to reflect on your life so ar and prepare to be your best self in the coming future?
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Your Starter kit includes:
A little book of craftivism:
Want to know more about this gentle, thoughtful form of activism, and how you can use it to make a difference in the world? Our book contains everything you need to know, including hints and tips for beginners from founder Sarah Corbett, and examples of simple projects to get you started.
My footprint kit:
As you stitch a thought, quote or lyric onto this canvas footprint, think about the impact you’re having in and on the world, and be encouraged to make small (and big!) changes to become the best global citizen you can be. Blogger and women’s rights activist Malala Yousafzai has made one, so why not join her?
‘I’m a Craftivist’ badge:
Badges have a long history in the protest movement as a way to raise awareness & show solidarity. So wear your 38mm badge with pride & join the movement. It could become a tool to meet other craftivists or cause a thoughtful conversation with someone who wants to know what a craftivist is.
Each item is not only ethical – made or upcycled in the UK using recycled resources and donated fabrics wherever possible – but beautiful and useful too, designed to help you and your loved ones make a difference in society, in your community and in your own life. Plus all profits go to support the change making work of the Craftivist Collective – what’s not to love?
14% discount for buying as a bundle