“My wife made attractive dresses from low-priced mill ends; her old ones she made over for the children. My clothes became marvels of reconstruction. Small patches patched large patches, and larger patches covered all; these in turn were spotted with smaller patches until Joseph’s coat of many colors was patched on my shirt. When all… Continue reading A historical statement on mending
This month training will include: Special visit from a Representative from the The Center Faux Frau Steven’s Apron Jumpsuits knock off production. Friday Sept. 23, 6:30-9:30 pm @ ILGWU 322 Elm Ave, Long Beach CA If you are interested in becoming a Faux Frau email Frau @ firstname.lastname@example.org Faux Frau’s are welcome to join us via… Continue reading Training Sept. 24
jumpsuit An experiment in counter-fashion Brought to you by the members of The Rational Dress Society Faux Frau Training Workshop Friday July 15, 6:30-9:30 pm Bring your own Fabric (cotton, twill, denim, canvas) : 2.5 yards of 60″ wide or 3.5 yards of 45″ wide.
Faux Frau Friday May 20, 2016, 6:30-9:30 pm. in person or via skype In preparation of June Sewing Rebellion activities, Faux Frau’s will be trained in the art of Hand and Machine applique techniques for non partisan, anti fast fashion banner production. Faux Frau’s are also invited to bring their finished knock off garments.
In preparation for International Workers Day Celebration on May 1, Frau Fiber will instruct FF in the art of hand message for the recovery of working hands. Frau Fiber will also provide instruction for making factory head scarves. Faux Frau Friday, April 22, 6:30-9:30 pm. This training is hosted via skype and in person@ ILGWU 322… Continue reading April Training
Welcome Faux Frau Judith! (portrait forth coming) Due to the extensive actions of the Faux Frau’s this month, training is suspended. Training will resume Friday April 22, 6:30-9:30 pm @ ILGWU 322 Elm Ave, Long Beach CA. Faux Frau’s please complete your sashes and aprons, for portraits which will be taken in April and May.