John Court Limited: corset department, 1916.
John Court Limited: corset department, 1916, Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections, 822-ALB132-12.

The secret skills of a sewing ninja and other stories

FreeAccessibleFamily activitiesEast Auckland

Wednesdays and Saturdays between 30 September-10 October
Wed and Sat: 10am-12pm


St Heliers Community Library

32 St Heliers Bay Road, St Heliers

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No bookings required.


Event details

Discover the talents and skills of yesteryear and appreciate the knowledge and patience required to embroider a bodice, bind a family Bible, weave a handsome basket, or craft a fine hat. Watch experts demonstrate their skills as well as view displays of tools, materials and examples of finished products.

Presented by: Auckland Libraries

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