A beautiful, honest, fascinating book, which celebrates slow living and the real worth of things.
Molly's beautifully simple and thoughtful work with garments imbues a love and respect for the things we wear.
'This is the book we all need... Beautifully illustrated. Truly wonderful.'
Written with the same care Martin takes to restore people's beloved possessions, each passage has such a special way of evoking that same sentimentally felt for these mended wares that it's inevitable you'll find yourself digging out those holey, old garms for some much-needed attention. With various types of repairs covered in the book along with her go-to techniques, get ready to be hooked on the art of repair. With Molly Martin's charming illustrations, beautiful photographs and concise instructions, this book will help you to develop a skill to last a lifetime.
A wonderful combination of techniques and illustrated garment stories and real garmology material.
Part how-to guide, part manifesto - a gentle exhortation that encourages us to reconnect with our damaged belongings and ourselves.