Happy Local Comic Book Shop Day! OK, so technically we're a bookstore, but if you're in Chicago, we're local. And we do have comics! For example: Edie Fake's new Gaylord Phoenix Issue #8, which travels the path to call on connections too thick to be broken, in Fake's award-winning, …
Fix Your Clothes
Published by Microcosm Publishing
40p, navy ink, 5.5"x7"
Briggs' latest zine is a practical guide to mending and maintaining fabric, covering the basics of sewing, patching, darning, buttons and zippers, hemming and waterproofing. Like "How to Make Soap Without Burning Your Face Off" and "Make Your Place" the writing is clear, concise, scrappy and handy. -EF