Linen

NEW :: Helga Shirt Pattern

Meet Helga – our latest Tessuti pattern! About ten weeks ago we put up this photo (below) of Helga on Instagram.  Helga (the customer – not the shirt 😉 had taken her pattern – modified to suit her shape –…

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Our New Demi Pant Pattern

  Meet our newest pattern – the Demi Pant! This pull-on, cropped pant pattern features an elasticised waist and full leg with side stitched down pockets. A clever pleat detail at the front and back hemline is finished with a bias bind…

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Modified Ruby Dress in Pebble Washed Linen

I’d been thinking about this subtle modification for our Ruby Top/Dress pattern for a while. This pattern has such a great classic shape and lends itself to so many possibilities. Plus with the glorious warm summer weather we’ve been having…

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NEW :: The Jane Dress Pattern

Meet our first pattern of 2016 – the Jane Dress! This a-line dress features a small neckline split, short sleeves and a side pocket. A side godet panel creates a clever asymetrical hemline. This dress is simple, stylish and makes…

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The Annie Dress modified to top

Annie Top (modified straps) in seersucker Japanese 100% cotton Ripple Spot (Navy still available at Chatswood and Melbourne stores only) We’ve had such a fabulous response to our recently released Annie Dress that we wanted to show you how great this…

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For Paddy – vintage Simplicity 6948

Here’s some Monday morning gorgeous for you because….CUTE! This is Paddy – newly minted one year old, prolific babbler, perpetually busy, happy (SO happy), lover of balls and son of my good friend Caroline. I first spied this sweetness over…

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Gabby’s Turia Dungarees

Since Lisa made hers, my daughter Gabby has been wanting to try out Paulina Alice‘s Turia Dungarees. She has some store-bought blue denim ones on high rotation and has been lusting for a black pair in a soft drapey fabric so decided to finally try…

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Jana’s Wainscot Navy Linen Dress

Here’s a gorgeous creation that caught my eye yesterday at our Chatswood store! Lovely Jana made her dress in Wainscot Navy – vintage washed linen using a pattern she drafted herself. The back waist tie, navy glazed coconut buttons down centre…

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Lisa Dress mods by (clever) Coral

Here’s lovely Coral in two gorgeous modified versions of our Lisa Dress Pattern. She cut the bodice pieces as per pattern but, instead of creating the centre front button facing, sewed the front bodices together at centre front point, leaving…

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Our new pattern – the Annie Dress!

Introducing our latest pattern – the Annie Dress! This loose, light maxi features front and back yoke with separate side panels and sewn in pockets. The dress is gathered beneath the yoke while the cutaway armholes extend into shoulder straps…

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