Repaired Things

Barter Town 2010
December 17, 2011, 12:35 pm
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A year and a half late …. (yikes)

I set up a “Repair Booth” at Heather’s awesome Barter Town project …

Makeshift cardboard button

Pocket hole

George actually broke his pencil and then handed it to me to repair. What?? I think I used glue and then prettied it up with yellow duct tape.

Redid part of Jackie’s seam.

Street Grate
August 14, 2011, 1:16 pm
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Thanks, Simone, for alerting me to this repair…. Street grate replaced with a plank of wood cut to fit. It’s in Dumbo, Brookyn, on Washington Street between Front & Water.

Repaired Sunglasses
March 30, 2011, 6:57 pm
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Looks like a rubber band and safety pin.

Eric is a repair-er extraordinaire-er. Support his epic bike trip across America in exchange for hand drawn postcards and comics.

Replaced Button
December 8, 2010, 9:22 pm
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September 8, 2009, 11:59 am
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