Folded chip packet blankets beside a steam iron.

Check out a blanket party

Or ‘foil fusion Friday’! See the process of turning chip packets and other foil packaging into warm survival blankets for people living rough. The Chip Packet Project New Zealand folk are bringing their first North Shore blanket party to Onewa Christian Community on Friday 7 October. Come and take a look at how these blankets are made: 3.00 – 7.00 p.m. at 172 Hinemoa Street.

Event info on Facebook.

What does a blanket look like?