Bare Cloth hosts a FREE mending class each month!


What: Bring anything that is in need of some mending, altering, darning, and some much-needed repairing! This group is welcome to all menders no matter your experience or mending dilemma. Also, don't hesitate to bring snacks! Sometimes mending needs a snack break. : )

Where: We meet at the Rail River Folk School in Bemidji, MN. Enter through the door on the Southside of the building with the awning to enter the space we use for mending. Please don't hesitate to reach out with any questions or directions. 

Who: ALL are welcome! Yes, you should absolutely come! This is a group that loves to have fun, make new friends, and just enjoy a simple evening sewing, mending, and knitting. If you want to get to know our group before coming please check out our Facebook group and introduce yourself!

Why: There are countless reasons to mend! Here are SEVEN reasons to start you off.


"There is no beauty in the finest cloth if it makes hunger and unhappiness." 

- Mahatma Ghandi