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Clothing and shoes

Looking to mend something yourself?

Love your clothes has lots of helpful information and tutorials on how to mend items of clothing. Why not give it a go instead of throwing the garment out.


Looking for a professional?

Shoe repairing

Try to find a cobbler or shoe repairer

Clothes repairs

Try to find a tailor

Textiles beyond wear?

All curtains, blankets, bed linen, shoes, underwear and even odd socks should be recycled. If the item isn't good enough for a charity shop to sell it on, you can either:

The only textiles you should ever put in your bin are unusable stuffed textiles, such as duvets, cushions and pillows.


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