Hobart Upcycling Workshops – Kinder Crafty!

Hobart Upcycling Workshops – Kinder Crafty!

Hobart Upcycling Workshops

Hobart upcycling workshops are being run in partnership by Orenda Studios and City Mission Op Shops.

The five hour courses are run from the Orenda Studios at 223 Collins Street, Hobart, TAS.

The course aims to help you design and work with fabrics and existing garments to help complete your own finished piece of clothing which you have the option of buying or donating to the City Mission Op Shops.

Full information can be found on the Orenda Studios website here.

Dates of the workshop have been confirmed as

  • Sunday September 3rd
  • Sunday September 17th
  • Sunday October 1st
  • Sunday October 15th
  • Sunday October 29th
  • Sunday November 12th
  • Sunday November 26th
  • Sunday December 10th

The City Mission Op Shops and Orenda Studios Facebook event is here.

If you know of any op shop news or event the ILTOS community would like to know about please drop me a message.

If you’d like to check out some shopping spots in Hobart have a look at the I Love To Op Shop map here.

Contributors also welcome.

Studio Thrifty 4 Opens in Albion

Studio Thrifty 4 Opens in Albion

Studio Thrifty 4

Studio Thrifty 4 has opened in Albion, Brisbane and supports the Pay A Sack Forward charity who fundraise to support the homeless.

This shop has such a great vibe, they had me at disco balls!

Looks to be thrifty in name and nature with some really low prices and regular specials.

They are even having a special National Op Shop Week evening event hosted by Never ever Pay Retail.  Head over and show some support!

You can find out more about the shop by following their Facebook page here and checking out the charity website here.

Pay a Sack Forward aims to support those experiencing homelessness in Australia through the distribution of ‘survival sacks’.

$5 = 1 survival sack

Just five dollars allows us to provide an individual with a sack containing basic essentials including food and hygiene products. These are distributed by our volunteer team, and through our partner organisation’s including food vans, drop in centres and outreach services.
Come visit us!

You can finds Studio Thrifty 4 at 2/21 Collingwood Street, Albion, QLD 4010.

It’s been added to our community map here – make sure you check out some other ethical shopping spots in the local area!

If you have news or an event the ILTOS community would want to know about please get in touch below.

If you’ve visited I’d love to know what you think, did you find some goodies?

Vinnies Rosewood Store Open!!

Vinnies Rosewood Store Open!!

Vinnies Rosewood Store Open!!

Vinnies Rosewood store Is now open!!

You can find the new store at 25 John Street, Rosewood close to the IGA.

The store will be open Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm and Saturday’s 9am – 1pm

You can find out more about the Vinnies Queensland stores on their website here.

 

To check out more shops in the area head to our map here.

If you have an event or news you think the I Love To Op Shop community would like to know about please drop me a message below.

 

Salvos Family Store Meadowbrook Opening!

Salvos Family Store Meadowbrook Opening!

Salvos Family Store Meadowbrook Opening!

The Salvos Family Store Meadowbrook opens this week giving Brisbane op shoppers another place to hunt for bargains.

They’ll also have a few special things lined up for the grand opening.

The store is at units 4 & 5 13 Logandownes Drive, Meadowbrook.

If you head there please let me know what you thought and did you find treasure?

You can find out more about by following their Facebook page here.

To check out more shops in the area head to our map here.

If you have an event or news you think the I Love To Op Shop community would like to know about please drop me a message below.

New Lifeline Grovedale Op Shop To Open Soon!

New Lifeline Grovedale Op Shop To Open Soon!

New Lifeline Grovedale Op Shop To Open Soon!

The Lifeline Grovedale store opens on July 27th opposite the IGA at 129 Marshalltown Road, Grovedale.

The grand opening will have a raffle, sausage sizzle and heaps of great donations at bargain prices.

There will even be a jumping castle to keep children amused on the day.

It kicks off at 9am and closes at 4pm.

Check out the latest news on the Lifeline Geelong stores by following them on Facebook here or having a look at their website.

For a full list of their other op shops click here.

People call Lifeline for many reasons and the needs of people calling Lifeline Geelong vary across age-groups and between rural and metropolitan areas. Our aim, no matter what the reason, is to provide care and emotional support to people in their time of need.

In Geelong alone our telephone crisis supporters take around 8000 calls per year. Geelong Lifeline

To check out some other op shops in the area have a look at the map here.

If you have any news or an event you think the I Love To Op Shop community would like to know about please get in touch below.

 

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