Sewing Classes

Beginners Sewing Workshop – Nani Iro Top

Today we took a group of 6 super keen beginner sewers through the process of sewing together a simple top. Starting from scratch eg. selecting the fabric, cutting out, sewing, and all finishing off with a garment to be proud…

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Sew Inn (Melbourne) – new class details

Further to yesterday’s blog post announcing our 2013 Sew Inn dates, I wanted to give you some more detailed info on two new classes that we’re holding for the first time in our Melbourne store. ———————— Modification of a Commercial…

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NEW 2013 Sew Inn class dates

This year, we’ve taken our Sew Inn classes to a whole new level with a bigger, better variety that covers (we hope) more of what you want to learn and sew. We’ve just released new dates for early 2013 so…

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The Skirt of Spot

As we worked behind the scenes in the lead-up to the Tessuti Awards, there was much discussion, planning, conversations, ideas and thoughts around the theme of ‘Spots and Stripes’. Stripes, I’ve always loved ’em (and always will). Spots, on the…

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Pattern Review – New Look 6010 (modified)

Lovely Georgia has just finished making this silk/cotton blend Light Fireworks blouse and it’s a beauty! The pattern used was New Look 6010, and as you may have noticed there have been some modifications!  Georgia loves to make an otherwise…

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Pattern Review – Gabby Dress Pattern

Here’s Bella again, this time in a dress she made up at her sewing classes. The fabric she chose for this dress is our Japanese 100% Cotton He Said Ok.  This simple dress pattern is just perfect for when you want…

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