Knits

Our NEW pattern – the Frankie Dress/Top

Hey readers! We’re so happy to introduce you to our latest pattern – the Frankie Top/Dress. In addition to being a cruisy sew, she’s also pretty versatile and we love her because she’s suitable for ALL the seasons.    I…

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Classic Mandy Stripes

These two Mandy‘s that I made back in 2013? They’re still going strong and still worn often. The Mandy is very much the top I like to wear when I don’t want to think about the top I’m going to…

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Fossetti Fantasia Frock

If you’re signed up to our mailing list or follow us on Facebook or Instagram, you’ll know that we’ve just released our new spring/summer range of ponti knits. We were so excited when we purchased these lovelies in Europe so it’s been SUPER exciting…

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Sheryl’s Lola Tee

We were happy to have another visit from Sheryl this month, who booked into our Tessuti Pattern Sewing Class last Friday. Wanting to try her hand at sewing with knits and to learn how to twin needle hems and necklines,…

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Pattern Review – McCalls 6844

Looking for a stylish, lightweight, mid-season knit cardigan?  Georgia snapped up a remnant of Italian summer knit Bellino and made up view C McCalls 6844 out of the 1.50mtr length.  These gorgeous Italian knits are now reduced to clear, online and in-store.

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Incoming! Our first Jaywalk Sewing entry

Our first entry in our 2014 Jaywalk Sewing Competition is up! You can read more about Donna’s gorgeous empire bodice maxi dress over on her blog – Sew Independent.  Don’t forget to follow our Jaywalk Pinterest board to keep up…

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A Mandy in Asti

Autumn’s kicked in. I’ve had it in my head to make up one of these for a while and there’s nothing like a swift shift into cooler temperatures to give you that extra sewing impetus. The pattern is our favourite…

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