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Laneway Learning runs cheap, fun classes in anything and everything.
It happens on weekday evenings in cafes, bars and other spaces around Melbourne. Classes usually have about 20 people to keep it friendly.

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upcycled cape

Sew an Upcycled Blanket Cape for Winter with Clare

Capes are traditionally worn open at the front (unlike ponchos) and drape over the body to keep you warm and look dramatic while you're at it. While slow fashion is the way forward, it doesn't mean you have to sacrifice boho elegance (or keeping cosy) this winter. Be an upcycling superhero this season and 'rug up' in a blanket cape, that's stylish enough to wear or give as a gift. Go bold and bright or even muted tartan, let's do our bit to make Melbourne more colourful in winter.

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Upcoming Classes


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