Skirts

Summer weight Italian knits are back!

Our latest shipment of beautiful Italian designer fabrics are now available! The most coveted fabrics each summer are our latest striking summer weight Italian knits. These favourites are perfect for soft furnishings, throws, dresses, cardigans, skirts and scarves. Here’s Hilary wearing Miss Aquilegia…

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Shirley’s Sunflower Love Skirt

  Had to share with you, this vibrant and cheerful tulip skirt Shirley (Fashion 53) made and wore to sewing class yesterday. The pattern for this Sunflower Love jacquard skirt was adapted from Anne Klein Vogue 1025. Shirley simply used the skirt portion of…

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Noon Yesterday Ponti Knit Skirt

I spotted this stand out pencil skirt at Tessuti Surry Hills store this week! Made by long time Tessuti customer Louisa in our digital printed ponti knit, Noon Yesterday.   Well done Louisa, you lined up the stripes beautifully on those side…

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Butterfly bliss

Sometimes it’s the simplest things that work the best… …but a magical fabric helps too. Winged Convention – an Alexander McQueen 100% cotton – sold out in a flash. I didn’t use a pattern for this skirt. It’s just a…

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Eclectic Fever

Whilst I’m putting the finishing touches on my party dress, here are a couple of great creations from the same Italian cotton – Eclectic Blue and Pink. Georgia made up a peasant skirt. The fitted yoke was cut from this…

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Chambray Ruffled Skirt

Check out this darling raw edge ruffled skirt made up in 100% Cotton Chambray Japanese Ocean over at Wink Designs. Sydney mum, Marina made use of the yarn-dyed nature of the cotton by leaving the ruffle hem edges raw, creating…

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Pattern Review – Simplicity 2516

Sorry about my brief disappearance! I’ve been busy working on new arrivals, uploading them on the online store and sorting out the final and very exciting details about this year’s Tessuti Awards (to be launched very soon!)…so you can say…

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