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Tailor Made: Pop-Up Alterations Shop with Frau Fiber


  • Camera Obscura Art Lab 1450 Ocean Avenue Santa Monica, CA United States (map)

Frau Fiber – former textile worker turned super hero who makes the Fast Fashion supply chain transparent – presents a week long pop up tailoring shop in response to fast holiday consumption.  Frau Fiber offers her services for mending, alterations, and tailoring to the public.  Costumer (is this a deliberate use of the word?) will pay for the alterations which is determined by each customer spinning the Wheel of Wages* plus the cost of materials needed. Please provide between 1-24 hours for service.

Details on the hours / location below the image.

   Julie Roo, @ first Tailor Made, 2013 ILGWU, Long Beach CA

 Julie Roo, @ first Tailor Made, 2013 ILGWU, Long Beach CA

*Cost of labor was determined by JustJobs Global Wage Trends for Apparel Workers.

10 am - 3 pm Friday Nov. 24 ( an alternative to Black Friday), Saturday 25, and Monday Nov 27 (an alternative to Cyber Monday)  thru Dec. 1. Last Day for Alternations Saturday Dec. 2, 11 am - 5 pm.  
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