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Made Up Initiative D Day

A month of fundraising with the Made Up Initiative. Over £2500 raised for the National Literacy Trust. More than 220 donations. And at least one dress sewn! We did it. Our original goal was to raise £1000, and we’ve smashed that. Have you … Continue reading

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Mind-Blowing Made Up

I don’t mind admitting, I’m a little underwhelmed by the reaction to the Made Up Initiative. It’s only taken you 48 HOURS to blow our goal out of the water. Two days to raise £1000, when the deadline was four … Continue reading

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The Made Up Initiative Launches

Ever bought a sewing pattern during a lunch hour, only to be surprised when the envelope drops onto your mat? It’s easy to spend money without thinking. Ever wondered if that £5, £10, £15 or £20 could be put to better … Continue reading

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