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Sew InTENTse (by Million Stars)

by Million Stars Waste Recovery in Liverpool, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 11th September 2019 we successfully raised £5,861 with 55 supporters in 42 days

To turn 1000's of tents abandoned at UK music festivals into eco-fashion products. Using festival waste as a force for social good!

by Million Stars Waste Recovery in Liverpool, England, United Kingdom


This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£150 or more

0 of 50 claimed

£150 reward

Million Stars specialise in pop up, urban camp sites and have our own registered, not for profit camping club. To thank you for pledging £150 we will offer you and up to 3 members of your family a place at one of our Big Family Summer Camps in the North West/North Wales. Inc pre pitched tents, sleeping bags, BBQ's and activities such as Bushcraft and campfire cookery classes!

£10 or more

5 of 100 claimed

£10 Reward An InTENTse product named after you!

Every item that we make will be completely bespoke and unique. That means each product will need to have an individual name, that name could be yours! Unfortunately, if your name is Ben Dover, Dixie Normous, Mike Litoris or Mike Rack we can't help you! You can choose your full name, first name or nick name. Your name will be assigned to one of our hand-made products and featured on eco Fashion Hub, baring your name!

£25 or more

4 of 100 claimed

£25 Reward

A hand made survival bracelet made entirely from festival waste. (guy ropes) and inner tent fastenings.

£50 or more

2 of 100 claimed

Eco-bag made from 100% festival waste

To thank you for pledging to support, we will provide you with a reusable Eco-Bag. The bag is made from 100% festival waste, recovered from UK music festivals throughout the Summer of 2019. The bags are either made from groundsheet, inner tent or outer tent fabric. Every aspect of the bag is using tent waste including any fastenings, zips or handles. Bags are robust and designed for regular reuse!

£75 or more

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£75 Reward

To thank you for your pledge, we will send you a hand made, reusable poncho. Our ponchos are made from 100% from abandoned tents, recovered from UK music festivals in 2018. A three step industrial cleaning process follows deconstruction before upcycling into a Poncho with contrasting body/hood. Each hand made poncho takes over 20 hours to create and has helped prevent a tent from entering landfill. Ponchos (like tents) come in a variety of colour

£150 or more

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Reward for Business supporters

For your £150 pledge to Sew InTENTse, we can offer the following! 2 tweets tagging in your Twitter handle shared to circa 7,000 followers, thanking you for backing my business A video interview filmed at your business or at the Natwest Accelerator Hub, Spinningfields, M3. topics include CSR, Social Impact, sustainability and why its important for your business to support female entrepreneurship. Video upload to our You Tube Chanel

£300 or more

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Reward for Business Supporters £300 pledge

We'll come to your place of work and deliver 'An Introduction to Sustainable Events and Venues' for up to 20 employees. 2 hours in duration, topics include SDG's, legislation, compliance, environmental landscape and ISO20121 The International standard for Sustainable Events. North West Area only. Not for you? Why not donate this reward to a local charity, community group or social enterprise who may not have a training budget to procure themselve

£400 or more

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Camping Chair Hire for your next event

We've recovered over 400 camping chairs, abandoned at UK music festivals. Each chair has been deconstructed, laundered, re-branded and repurposed. We will provide 1 day hire of these chairs including delivery in return for backing my business (North West Area Only). Ideal for a conference, community event or larger event. There's a year to claim your prize and you could save a small fortune compared to traditional chair hire!

£500 or more

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Business Supporter Sponsorship Pledge

In return for backing my business I will provide; Your logo displayed on all Sew InTENTse literature for 1 year A Social Impact Report detailing the difference your sponsorship has made to a female start up, to communities and the environment. Regular social media engagement with an audience circa 7,000 Invitation for you to visit Sew InTENTse Sewcials and meet of the beneficaries of the project A product named after your business

£2,000 or more

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For pledging a whopping £2000 to Sew Intense we will provide you with your very own exclusive Big Family Summer Camp! We'll provide the location (in the North West) all the tents, sleeping bags, fact everything you need for a weekend spent under the stars. Whether you're celebrating a birthday, anniversary or just the arrival of Summer you and up to 10 friends or children can join us for your own exclusive camp in Spring/Summer 2020!

£3,000 or more

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Reward for Business Supporters £3000

For a pledge of £3000 we will conduct an in-house baseline assessment for ISO20121 The International Management Standard for Sustainable Events. Plus, we'll provide a 6 month training programme for 2 of your employees, enabling you to work towards ISO20121. Procured independently, this package would cost in excess of £7,000. Only 1 is available, it could be yours...all you have to do is back my business!

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