Sewing

Project Sewn

Have you heard about Project Sewn? It’s the brainchild of Elizabeth and liZ over at Simple Simon and Co and their website says: Project Sewn is a 4 week sewing competition comprised of 6 designer/seamstresses.  Designers are given a theme each…

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Great British Sewing Bee – Episode 2

For everyone keen (especially Gail) to see the next episode of The Great British Sewing Bee. Here’s episode 2… Wouldn’t an Australian version of this show be a fantastic idea? I think we have fabulous home sewers in this country!

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Great British Sewing Bee – Episode 1

Has anyone been watching Great British Sewing Bee? It’s currently airing on BBC2 in the UK and Europe. Thanks for a tip from Margot on our FB page, we can view the first episode on Youtube. Ps. Lovely Tilly from…

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Our Gridlock Sewing Competition WINNER!

 Thanks to everyone who entered our 2013 Tessuti Gridlock Sewing Competition. We’re Gridlocked-ed out, and wouldn’t be at all surprised if you were too, but wowsers – what a response! And because the collective suspense out there feels pretty damn…

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Our first Gridlock Sewing Comp entry!

Pop on over to Karen’s blog and check out her gorgeous Minoru jacket. That officially makes her the first entrant in our 2013 Gridlock Sewing Competition and an international one at that! Keep an eye on our Pinterest board for…

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Pattern Review: Vogue 8759 Men’s Shirt

I received this lovely email from Rosalie last week: Hello everyone at my most favourite fabric shop, I have been creating madly in my new sewing room and I want to share my latest project. I have sewn for many…

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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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Mia Tunic Pattern!

Here it is just in time for summer! Our latest Tessuti pattern Mia Tunic is loose fitting, relaxed and comfortable and perfect as a cool summer tunic top or dress. It also makes a great pull-on cover up for the…

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