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William Morris Social Fabric exhibition and Blocking Printing workshop

William Morris Social Fabric exhibition and Blocking Printing workshop

March 3, 20160

Both the volunteers and ESOL ( English for Speakers of Other Languages) group at Significant Seams have been to private viewings of the current Social Frabic exhibition at the William Morris…

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Our trip to the Fabric of India exhibition at the V&A …

Our trip to the Fabric of India exhibition at the V&A …

December 17, 20150

Friday was a brilliant day. I went with a group of staff and volunteers from Significant Seams to the Fabric of India Exhibition at the Victoria and Albert museum. Admission…

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Call for Board Member Nominations

October 29, 20150

Significant Seams invites nominations for new members of its Board of Directors. Significant Seams is an innovative and vibrant social enterprise – it won London Borough of Waltham Forest Social…

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Exciting new Volunteer Opportunity: Filing and Correspondence Assistant!

June 19, 20150

We have a fantastic opportunity for a new volunteer to join our friendly office team one or two days a week which needs to be filled ASAP!   Significant Seams…

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Speed Volunteering Stories 1: Adam Pike

June 17, 20150

I’m pleased to announce the first in our Speed Volunteering Stories, from volunteer Adam Pike. Adam took part in two speed volunteering sessions, as one of our Stock Take Superstars…

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Speed Volunteering Stories: Introduction

Speed Volunteering Stories: Introduction

May 16, 20150

Have you ever considered volunteering, but decided against it because you’re too busy to commit to something every week, or you’re not sure what kind of volunteering you’d like to…

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Updated Mending Introduction

Updated Mending Introduction

July 14, 20140

Hi Everyone, Just thought I’d do a quick post to let you know that Edenette, my fellow blog writer, has written a short piece about her thoughts when we set…

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Volunteer Voices: Paul

Volunteer Voices: Paul

July 12, 20140

Hello, everyone! Here’s a MenDING Volunteer Voices from our bookkeeper, Paul.     What do you do at Significant Seams?   At the moment, I am the Bookkeeper. I do…

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Volunteer Voices: Kaye

Volunteer Voices: Kaye

May 17, 20140

Volunteer voices is back! Our next voice is our  very own shift host Kaye Poole. Kaye has been sewing since she was a teenager and now enjoys making clothes and…

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‘We Love Low Cost Living’ Event with the Hornbeam

‘We Love Low Cost Living’ Event with the Hornbeam

March 23, 20140

Do you ever get stressed about using your money well? Do you have any good advice about saving money? I know I worry about budgeting sometimes, and it seems to…

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