Shirts

Judith modifies Silva to linen perfection

When we received our recent delivery of new yarn-dyed crinkle linens in Tan Check and Ebony Check, there was some hardcore swooning amongst many of our linen-loving staff. That (of course) included – Judith. The pattern is her modification of…

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NEW Pattern – Silva Shirt Jacket

Introducing our newest pattern, the Silva Shirt Jacket. This relaxed, collarless style can be worn as either a jacket or shirt. It features three quarter length sleeves, a curved hem edge with raw edge binding on neck, centre front, hem and sleeve…

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Dancing Leopards Men’s Shirt – McCalls 6044

When Jack’s not busy studying law and working at our Surry Hills store, he’s making some very cool clothing. Here he is in his latest sew made up in our soft stretch cotton Dancing Leopards. Jack chose the classic men’s…

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From Sand Hill Como to a linen smock top

  Judith works in our Melbourne store and, like me, is a great lover of all things linen. This amazing smock top, inspired by a found image and created from her own pattern, is made up in our Sand Hill…

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Introducing our (NEW) Jac Shirt Pattern!

Introducing our latest Tessuti Pattern – The Jac Shirt. This relaxed pattern is suitable for all ages and body shapes. The collared shirt features great design detailing including angled side splits, a wide and asymmetrical hem and three quarter length…

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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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Groom’s White Check Shirt

We received this great photo and email from Canberra customer, Ann Francis: “Hi All, I thought you may be interested in seeing a pic of the wedding shirt I made for my son . I sent him into the Melbourne…

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Pattern Review – New Look 6010 (modified)

Lovely Georgia has just finished making this silk/cotton blend Light Fireworks blouse and it’s a beauty! The pattern used was New Look 6010, and as you may have noticed there have been some modifications!  Georgia loves to make an otherwise…

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Pattern Reviews – McCalls 6035 and McCalls 5633

I’m finally back to my weekly sewing classes with Bernadette again, I can’t tell you how much I missed those selfish two hours to myself!!! Don’t think that it’ll be enough though, as my ‘to sew list‘ has grown considerably…

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