Design your own TAUKO piece / Workshop 25.1.2020

Design, prepare for production and receive your unique ready to wear TAUKO piece

  • Join in for an exciting workshop, where you will design your own TAUKO piece and get to know how fashion items are made from recycled textiles. During the workshop you will be guided through the process by our designers starting with first sketches based on the TAUKO collection, all the way to the final technical drawings.

    The actual manufacturing of your design will be handled by skilful seamstresses of our partner companies in Finland and in Estonia. Within the next month, you will receive your personal dress delivered to your home, ready to be loved and worn by you!

    The price of the workshop is 200-450€, including the unique design piece. The reservation fee, 150€ will be paid when signing in to the course. The total cost of the individual design is defined according to the style you choose and you can pay it when attending the workshop.

    The workshop includes:

    Step by step personal guidance on the design process in a small group
    • Premade technical drawings for the design and production
    • Manufacturing and home delivery of your unique TAUKO piece
    • All the high quality recycled materials for making your dream come true piece of clothing
    Teaching and insights about the small scale industrial clothing manufacture
    Welcoming drinks and light lunch
  • The model of the individual piece can be chosen from different TAUKO styles and it will become an unique variation of it. We have preselected 6 different models to choose from. However we are also open to hear the wishes of the participants before course.

    The participants will have the freedom to choose the color, materials, and make small changes into the original TAUKO model. The main colour of the individual style can vary from different shades of melange grey, blue, violet, brown, black or warm pink to deep burgundy. For details such as pockets, buttons or even a collar, the whole TAUKO stock of materials is free of use. The participants can also bring their own textile treasures to be used as a part of the unique designs. Changes in the model, such as adding or removing sleeves or a hood or adjusting length of the trousers or waist line, are part of the design process that will be thought during the afternoon.

    • Learning about material driven design process
    Freedom to choose one of the TAUKO models as the bases for the unique design
    Making alterations into the original design for personalized fit
    Usage of the recycled TAUKO textiles
    • Gaining a lot of acknowledge on the recycled textiles for fashion design

  • • The workshop takes place at TAUKO studio, Kanavaranta 15, 00160 Helsinki
    • The duration is from 10am to 2pm
    • The price of the workshop is 200-450€ including the unique TAUKO piece. The reservation fee, 150€ will be paid when signing in to the course. The total cost of the individual product is defined according to the design you choose and you can pay it when attending the workshop.
    • Please note that the registration for participation is binding, and the registration fee will be refunded only in case of acute illness; in such cases we kindly request that you provide a medical certificate.

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