Our Social Fabric

Our Social Fabric Article Opening Spread

I profiled Our Social Fabric, a Vancouver-based non-profit textile collective, focused on textile re-use and recycling for Portland’s Seamwork Magazine (Issue 10).

Our Social Fabric

How a non-profit is diverting textile ‘waste’ into the hands of makers.

“In an unassuming storefront on a busy stretch of Vancouver, Canada’s East Hastings Street sits an unusual storefront. It is not a decorated space—the walls are beige, and the overhead lighting is fluorescent but not one of the eager customers waiting for the doors to open seems to care. At least twice a month, the sidewalk is full with those eager to be the first inside of one of Our Social Fabric’s (OSF) legendary fabric sales”

[Read more in Seamwork, Issue 10]