Silk

NEW :: Our Sadie Slip Dress Pattern

Meet our latest pattern – the Sadie Slip Dress. Since we saw this trend popping up (and because we lived and loved it through the 90s), we’ve had this design on our patternmaking radar.  Though it can most definitely be…

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Pattern Review – Vintage Style 1652

Vintage Pattern Hunting…that’s a legitimate hobby, right? These days, I buy more of those than of the currently-in-print variety. It may be a throwback to my former occupation as a picture researcher but I really do love the whole vintage…

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2016 In Season Silk Comp winners!

Earlier today on Instagram, we announced the prize winners for our 2016 In Season Silk Sewing Competition. So big, shouty CONGRATULATIONS to our major prize winners below! Reannon’s dress does a spectacular job of showcasing this digital print in all…

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2016 In Season Silk Sewing Competition

Remember Gridlock and Jaywalk? Well, it’s been a long time between sewing competitions so we’ve decided to do it all again in our 2016 In Season Silk Competition. The number one rule of this competition is to make whatever YOU…

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Introducing our NEW Maggie Tunic Pattern

Maggie Tunic in Apricot Mosaic Panel  Introducing our new pattern – the Maggie Tunic! This loose fitting tunic top features bust darts, shaped V neckline, side splits and three-quarter length flared sleeves. The classic style looks equally great when dressed…

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Pattern Review – Vogue 9067 view A

Those of you not on Instagram or Facebook may have missed out on seeing this latest creation made by Georgia, so here it is again in full detail. I totally love this top! It’s a beautiful combination of silk crepe…

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Vintage Style 2542 silk midi skirt

As a panacea to Melbourne’s coldest winter since 1989, I started this distinctly summer skirt back in late July. The 1978 Style pattern is a beauty and I made up view 1. It was a satisfyingly quick sew, french seams…

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NEW :: Our Georgie Top Pattern!

Georgie Top in Magenta Rising Sewing friends, meet our latest pattern – the Georgie Top! This simple, t-shirt style top is designed for woven fabrics and features a high neckline, bust darts and back neck opening. The top comes with…

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