Vintage Tea Towel Summer Bag with Robyn

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What’s it all about?

Linen is a wonderful material, all the better when it’s soft from wear. And even better better when it has a fun, vintage design! Do you have a draw full of these at home? Or some special ones you haven’t wanted to use? Well you wouldn’t be along. Laneway has plenty!

Upcycle a cheery vintage tea towel into a useful bag for summer. Bathers and a towel? Lunch and a book? Come and learn some simple sewing techniques and create your own bag. Bring along a favourite tea towel or choose one from our collection. 

All equipment and materials provided for you.

This class is suitable for sewing beginners.

What will we cover?

In this hands on class we will cover basic sewing stitches and provided you with the materials and supportive instruction to create your own summer bag. 


  • Wheelchair Accessibility Venue
  • Quiet Spaces
  • Discounted Early Bird Tickets
  • Free Tickets for First Nation Attendees
  • Auslan Interpreter Upon Request 
  • Gender Neutral Bathrooms

Who will be teaching?

Robyn Bunting is a reuse, repurpose and remake enthusiast who is the owner of : The Nicholas Building called ‘Harold and Maude‘ on level 2 of the Nicholas Building that focuses on recycling, repurposing and remaking. She has spent 35 years working in Theatre, film and television industry making all sorts of things using sewing technique of all types.

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Photo of Teacher’s own work.

Questions about the class? Please email