A new chapter: The Remakery is going to the Big Apple – and recruiting a new chief executive
Edinburgh Remakery founder Sophie Unwin is taking the project global
WHEN I came to Edinburgh nine years ago I had no idea what lay ahead for me. I’d started up Remade in Brixton a few years before with Hannah Lewis, and optimistically hoped I’d stay involved – even though I was 500 miles away.
10 ways you can have a more meaningful Christmas this year
A green and ethical Christmas is one with more meaning and connection, says Sophie Unwin, director of Remade in Edinburgh, and she's sharing her top 10 tips on doing things a bit differently
I BUMPED into my neighbour at the grocery recently and I asked her what she was doing for Xmas? She told me that she doesn’t "do Xmas" and struggles with this time of year.
It was nice to hear such an honest answer, especially when there can be so much pressure to express a sense of jollity – which, of course, we are unlikely all to be feeling all of the time.
Sophie Unwin: Remade in Edinburgh, and the vision of creating a network of community reuse and repair centres