Vanessa Fookes

Vanessa Fookes

Vanessa is a local dressmaker and alterationist. Also a whiz bang of a teacher, with a passion for slow, conscious fashion choices.

Her creativity allows her to re-work fabrics and turn them into something useful again. Working towards a more sustainable fashion industry, of shopping your own wardrobe and generating hundreds of Boomerang bags for the South Coast.

See her upcyle weekly challenge through Instagram @Vanessatheundresser100