Sew Spoil Me! with Lynne Wilson

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Lynne Wilson, is an Australian designer and an extraordinary tutor. She is a very dear friend and colleague, and we always love working together to deliver great workshops and develop creative projects. Lynne is a vibrant, talented, knowledgeable and very generous teacher. Her signature approach is perfecting efficient methods for making beautiful quilts, both in . . . Read More »

Jen Kingwell – Two dates at Steph’s

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SORRY – THESE WORKSHOPS ARE BOOKED OUT! Jen Kingwell is a fabric and quilt designer from Melbourne and the owner of Amitié Textiles. Jen enjoys the design process of quilt making and describes her style as ‘eclectic’. She loves all things ‘quilts’ and admires all styles of quilting but her favourites are vintage quilts, hand . . . Read More »

S-Mochi Case

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What do you get when you combine your creative Style, beautiful MOCHI linen and gorgeous renaissance ribbon? You’re very own S-Mochi case! It is sew pretty. You choose your colour fabric, strip of ribbon and how you will embellish it! Date: Wednesday 21st January 2015 Time: 9:30am – 12.30pm Cost: $44 (Includes Mochi fat ¼, strip . . . Read More »

Make It!

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Would you like to learn the art of patchwork, or perhaps take your existing skills to a new level? Then, for one day, every second Friday of the month, take some time out to sew on a patchwork project – quilts, cushion covers, bags, whatever you like. The very talented Christine Fahey will be on . . . Read More »

X-Stitch at the Stitch Bar

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Thursday, 8th January OR Wednesday, 14th January 2015 – These eco-friendly wood stitchable ornaments are causing some excitement – you stitch them and use them as gift tags, ornaments, bookmark, bag tag … pretty much anything you want decorated with cuteness! And they are so easy to x-stitch. You choose your design from our great . . . Read More »

Saturday Sewing Studio @ Stephs

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Very beginner friendly lessons Want to learn how to sew clothing, a new bag or just how to put in a zipper better? It’s all possible in our Saturday Sewing Studio class. Simply decide on a project of your choice and we’ll help you learn how to cut, measure and stitch. Try some of our . . . Read More »

Karel’s Garden Stitchery

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Lavender, sunflowers, roses, daffodils and more! Karel will guide you through the beautiful embroidery work on her latest needle  case. She will inspire you to create your own blossoms bursting with colour. We wouldn’t have anyone but Karel to teach this workshop with her exquisite embroidery skills and gentle teaching style. Ideal for all levels from . . . Read More »

Make a Sassy Satchel – Felted Knitting

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Join Cheryl to learn how to make this ‘sassy satchel of fuzzy loveliness’. Using felted knitting techniques and circular needles, this bag is simple and fun to make, and totally functional! In this two-session workshop, Cheryl will guide you through the steps needed to make your very own felted bag. Cheryl loves her felted bag, . . . Read More »

Sew Pampered with Lynne Wilson at Steph’s

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What do you get when you combine luxury massages, gorgeous food and champagne while creating beautiful sewing projects? Sew Pampered at Steph’s – A perfect weekend retreat filled with sewing and pampering indulgence – The Sew Pampered weekend has been designed with you in mind. With contemporary sewing projects and a pamper tutor, your two . . . Read More »

Wool Embroidered Cushion with Bernie V

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Vintage or Modern? This cushion is bright, fresh and an absolutely awesome example of what you can create using a handful of very basic embroidery stitches and some wonderful wool threads. The design for this amazing black cushion was inspired by an old vintage skirt which Judy Turner had in her collection. We showed it . . . Read More »

Let’s Try Crochet

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Crochet is definitely an art that is being revived. While a stick with a hook at one end and a pile of yarn may not seem like it has much potential, the possibilities are actually endless when you give crochet a try. Bernie will show you how to start at the beginning and get all . . . Read More »

We [Heart] Cushion

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Put your heart on a cushion, then add a row of baubles and stitch to your hearts content. There’ll be some hand stitching, a little bit of machine sewing and a whole lot of love to make this easy and fun project. Ideal for those who have some experience on a sewing machine. Make a . . . Read More »

Pyjama Pants

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We love pyjama pants – they are so comfy and when you make your own, you get to choose the fabric that makes them oh so stylish, or cheeky, or just plain cozy and snuggly. They’re fun to make for yourself and they’re great fun when you make them for someone else too! Why not . . . Read More »

Free-Form Knitting – The wild wooly winter bag

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Create this wild wooly winter bag with Bernie V! Her featured example for this project has been knitted and crocheted. Students can experiment with both techniques. Free-form knitting and crochet is a random piece of work that uses a combination of stitches, different textures, thicknesses and colours of yarns in a multi-directional way. Let your imagination . . . Read More »





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