NEW LIFE SKILL
A craft that serves a purpose. Extend the life of your clothing for years to come.
Work through the bite-size lessons at your own pace in your own time.
10 VIDEO MODULES
Over 40 minutes of video to take you from threading a needle through to your finished mend.
20 unique diagrams spread across all of the course included in a downloadable PDF.
WEAR & CARE
Explore methods for caring for your clothes and reasons why it’s important.
Recognise your achievement with your own Socko certificate on completion of the course.
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THIS COURSE?
About this course (3mins)
Who's it for?
How to Workbook
CHAPTER 1: WELCOME TO THE COURSE!
CHAPTER 2: TOOLS & MATERIALS
CHAPTER 3: LET'S GET MENDING!
CHAPTER 4: SECURING YOUR MEND
CHAPTER 5: WEAR, CARE & SHARE
Meet your instructor
EMMA MATHEWS, SOCKO FOUNDER
Emma is the founder of sustainable British sock brand Socko. She's a lifelong maker and is passionate about the poisitive, mindful impact craft can have on our wellbeing. Socko launched its very first pair of sustainable socks at the end of 2018 and workshops started at the beginning of 2019. Since then Emma has taught over 200 people who want to treasure the things they own and how to extend the active life of their clothing through repair.
CHOOSE YOUR KIT
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What level of sewing knowledge is required?
All levels of sewing know-how are welcome. From those who have never threaded a needle through to proficient knitters and tailors.
Is there a time limit on completing the course?
No! You will have lifetime access to the course and support.
When will I get my darning kit?
With all kits you will be able to access the online content right away. We offer free first class shipping to the UK and your kit will be sent the next working day after you place your order. International postage will be calculated at checkout and your kit will be sent via Royal Mail International Standard.