Bailee Shorts + Tessuti Robe = LOVE

Been seeing some cute robe and short sets around so when this Capri Pink Stripe 100% textured cotton fabric arrived it screamed “MAKE ME INTO A CUTE ROBE AND SHORTS SET!” So that’s exactly what we did. Check out the gorgeous…

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Face To Face with the Athina Top

Here’s a design from our first drop of new & exclusive Tessuti Fabrics prints. Face To Face is a black & white 150gsm linen that’s perfect for tops, skirts, dresses, shirts and jumpsuits. Silva has used it here with our free PDF…

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The Leni Top, but make it a dress

Pinterest made me do it, as Pinterest often does. I found this Raey dress (below), saved it and could not get it out of my head. There’s something really appealing to me about wearing loose dresses with plenty of fabric…

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New Menorca Crinkle linens (and sewing tips too)

New season means new fabrics! With our southern hemisphere spring so close we can smell it, here come all the lovely, light and colourful new arrivals. This week, we’re releasing our Menorca Check crinkle linen range. We’ve long, loooong, looooooooong…

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New Sydney Sewing Classes

Two brand new Sydney sewing classes! We’re excited to add the following to our 2023 timetable.   SEW A DETACHABLE COLLAR In this class you will learn how to make a detachable (Dickie) collar. The Dickie is worn under a jumper/top…

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Updated & expanded: Laura Pants Pattern

Our Laura Pants have had a ten year anniversary makeover! Originally released in 2013, this pattern has remained an all-time favourite and one that we’ve long wanted to re-visit with a cover update, instruction refresh & size expansion. If ever…

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Introducing the Torino Vest

In a continuing homage to our enduring love affair with boiled wool, we’re excited to introduce you to our latest sewing pattern – the Torino Vest! A staple that’s as practical as it is cozy, this vest is an excellent addition…

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Our new Italian boiled wools

The annual arrival of our new Italian boiled wools is always much-anticipated at Tessuti Fabrics and so this year we’ve decided to announce their arrival with a blog post as well. I know we say this every year but this…

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Introducing the Tosca Tunic

Forever and ever ago, we Instagrammed a photo of Silva wearing this self-drafted style over a (featured) pair of pants and the response was overwhelmingly along the lines of “Great pants, but HOW CAN WE GET THIS TUNIC PATTERN?!? Well…

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The Bubble Frock by Lydia Naomi Studio

My daughter wanted a little black dress and here’s that request fulfilled thanks to the Bubble Frock pattern by Lydia Naomi. With a fitted bodice and spaghetti straps, this pattern is a sweet summer classic. The empire waist features a subtle…

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