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The New Haberdashery is a fabric shop and sewing studio in the foyer of Het Nieuwe Instituut. Under the supervision of experienced makers, visitors can use a range of fabrics, patterns, trimmings and professional equipment to make garments and other products.

13/09/2015 – 11/02/2018

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Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday
11:00 - 17:00

18.00 - 21.00


Stay up-to-date and receive the bimonthly agenda with Sunday afternoon workshops of The New Haberdashery:


During this workshop you learn more about the background of the art of plissé. Afterwards, equipped with an iron and various moulds, you get to grips with this unique technique yourself.


Workshop with Bakri Pleating, 11/02/18

Visible Mending

Workshop, 04/02/18

Sashiko and Boro Stitching

Workshop with Textielfabrique, 28/01/18

Make a Pencil Case

Workshop, 21/01/18
New Haberdashery
Johannes Schwarz

This project is part of the programme track Things and Materials and the folder Material innovation.

The New Haberdashery is a studio in which visitors can try their hand at making clothes and other textile products under the supervision of experienced makers.