Our new Rae Dress pattern

Today we’re launching our latest pattern – the Rae Dress. A deep hem gives this pull-on, knee-length shift a subtle lantern shape and an elasticated neckline provides a soft gathering detail. Other design features include forward side seams and inseam…

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Knots & Crosses Sewing Competition

Today we’re launching our 2020 sewing competition – Knots and Crosses. This year we’ve sourced some incredible fabrics including two broderie anglaise designs, available in four complimentary colours. The competition fabric composition is 75% cotton and 25% linen, making it versatile…

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INTRODUCING THE MADDEN SKIRT PATTERN

Skirts have been a pretty big 2019/20 trend and we’re FULLY on board. And with just Evie and Libby in our Tessuti skirt catalogue, we decided now might just be the right time to release our very first pattern of…

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McCalls 7166 in Linford linen

This skirt falls firmly into two categories. Firstly – Spontaneous. There was no long-term planning of this one, trawling through Pinterest, hashtag surfing on Instagram. This was categorically an eleventh hour make for our Melbourne staff Christmas party. I wasn’t…

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Meet the Tavi Top

We haven’t released a pattern since July so to say we’re excited about this one would be a huuuuge understatement. Meet our newest pattern – the Tavi Top! This sleeveless, semi-fitted shell top has bust darts and a button up back….

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Hilary and the Short Sleeves

Here’s the happy result of a quick and simple hack that I’ve been meaning to try out for a while. We released our Hilary Top pattern almost a year ago. I have a linen one, made up exactly as per…

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My Sundress in September, but really October

Those of you who follow us on Instagram and Facebook will know that for the past few years we’ve been throwing out a little annual challenge to Sew a Sundress in September. It’s actually less about the challenge, more about the…

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A modified Lisa Dress

Last summer, my favourite go-to dress on the hottest of hot days was this one and if I’d catalogued my most worn makes of 2018, my Romy Top-to-Dress would’ve unquestionably made the top 5. I loved the fuller length and…

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If you only have one sleeve, make it BIG

I have SO much love for the big sleeves trend right now. A love affair that undoubtedly began with this dress but has just taken flight with all the big sleeved beauties out there in RTW and pattern land. And this new top…

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