Stitched up for char­ity

7 Days in Dubai - - NEWS -

A Dubai-based breast can­cer sup­port group is hold­ing a 30hour sew­ing marathon at Mer­cato Mall this week. For 10 hours each day, Craft Land is team­ing up with sup­port group Brest Friends and sew­ing ma­chine man­u­fac­turer Brother to bring vol­un­teers to­gether for

the event. Vol­un­teers will work in pro­duc­tion lines to cre­ate mas­tec­tomy cush­ions and bags that will be part of a care pack for pa­tients re­cov­er­ing from breast surgery. The event starts at 10am on Thurs­day, Oc­to­ber 13 and runs un­til Satur­day, Oc­to­ber 15.

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