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Balaclavas and Baklava: Make Your Own Winter Accessory Workshop


  • Thursday, Dec 10, 2020 6 - 7:30 p.m.

  Rosslyn Events

BikeArlington, WalkArlington, and Arlington Public Library invite you to join Balaclavas & Baklava, their signature Winter Accessory Workshop.

Participants will learn how to make their very own winter walk or bike accessory, from a warm ear cover to a full-head balaclava. These make a great gift or donation, and are also perfect for your own winter outdoor activities.

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Materials provided:

  • Step-by-step instructions to make a balaclava and ear cover/neck gaiter
  • Downloadable templates
  • Live tutorial

Materials to have on hand:

  • 24”x16” piece of fleece (or other stretchy, cozy wicking fabric – not cotton) in the pattern of your choice. Note: one yard of standard-width (60 inches) fleece yields about 6 balaclavas or 10-15 ear covers/neck gaiters
  • Sewing machine OR needle and a few feet of thread
  • Scissors
  • Straight pins or safety pins
  • Marker or pen

Attendees will receive a discount code off baklava from Lebanese Taverna, and all skill levels are welcome. The event is free, but RSVPs are requested.

Note: Don't let materials be a barrier! If you need assistance obtaining the materials necessary for this event, please contact info@bikearlington.com.

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