SIMPLE SEWING – Make a Skirt

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Making a skirt is a great place to begin your dressmaking career! This simple sewing project is just right for getting started on a whole new wardrobe! Grab a girlfriend and join this fun school holiday workshop afternoon. PS. if you don’t have a sewing machine, we can help. BEGINNER FRIENDLY Workshop on: Wednesday July . . . Read More »

BFFB – Best Friends Forever Bracelets

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Create your very own original Beaded Friendship Bracelets that you can give to your girlfriends who will treasure them forever. Be sure to make a few for yourself too! BEGINNER FRIENDLY Workshop on: Thursday July 5th from 10am – 12:30pm Cost: $20 (kit included)

Happy Hexagons – a quilt with Daiva

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Daiva’s Happy Hexagon quilt is so colourful. It’s a very popular hand piecing workshop because the hexagons are big and bold…no shy wallflowers here. You will learn how to make pieced hexagon blocks and mix them in with single fabric blocks. This quilt can be made as large or small as you prefer AND it’s . . . Read More »

ZAKKA Pincushion – a Sew Friday Project

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A little bit of favourite fabric, a little scrap of linen, a little bit of crazy trim, a little bright embroidery thread and it’s a ZAKKA pincushion. Enjoy creating this fun project with Raewyn’s creative help and flair. They will make great girlfriend’s gifts! Guaranteed to rate a hug and a smile. BEGINNER FRIENDLY Workshop . . . Read More »

A LITTLE CHRISTMAS IN JULY – KAREL’S Kristmas Keepsake

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Join Karel for some “Christmas in July” and make one of these holly jolly baskets designed by Bronwyn Hayes. Karel will guide you through all the embroidery work and the making of these unique little gifts. Then…all you need to do for Christmas is make some goodies to put in them! CONFIDENT BEGINNERS & ADVANCED . . . Read More »

Hand Stitched Christmas Ornaments with Cheryl

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Get a head start making these beautiful hand stitched ornaments. This workshop contains a “sampler” of ornaments with embroidery, beading, canvaswork and cross-stitch. Why not enjoy a relaxing Christmas in July afternoon? BEGINNER FRIENDLY Workshop on: Wednesday July 25th (Ho, Ho, Ho) from 1:30pm – 4:30pm Cost: $25 (starter kits included)

Sew a SANTA SACK, Stockings and Gift Labels

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You will receive a pre-printed Christmas panel with ready to make Santa Sack, Christmas Stockings and more! Here is a great opportunity to get that Christmas sewing for the kids all sorted and have a Merry Little Morning Sewing. BEGINNER FRIENDLY Workshop on: Friday July 27th from 9:30am – 12:30pm Cost: $25 (Christmas Panel for . . . Read More »

A Sampler Quilt with Daiva

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Samplers are a great way to learn new techniques but traditionally they are pretty boring.  Well Daiva’s sampler quilt is anything but boring! Every quilt will be different, not just because of colour but due to the endless ways to arrange the many varied blocks when you are finished. It’s a fabulous opportunity to learn . . . Read More »

Deborah Louie Machine Quilting workshops – Booked Out!

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2013 Classes BOOK OUT! Deborah Louie, a very talented machine quilter and tutor, will be visiting Steph’s for just three days to conduct two workshops on machine quilting. This is a very special opportunity to be part of a Deborah Louie class! So if you ever wanted to learn to do your own machine quilting, then . . . Read More »

After Schoolies – SEWING STUDIO with Tracy

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These learn to sew lessons are short and quick, just right for “After School”. Learning to sew a skirt, a cushion or a bag will be too easy when you are in Tracy’s class! This class will suit ages 13 years and up! Workshops available in two session blocks on: Wednesdays, May 16th & May . . . Read More »

Bear With Us

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Our social teddy bear makers group meet on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 10am to 12:30pm. If you enjoy making teddy bears or would like to know how, then come along and be part of this very social and lively group. Dates: They meet on the fourth Wednesday of each month February 27, March 27, April 24,  May 22, . . . Read More »

Bernina – Quilt of Stitches with Jan

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This workshop is a perfectly fun way to learn so much more about your fabulous Bernina Sewing Machine and you will be creating a cosy throw to snuggle under while you are at it! The quilt of stitches lets you experiment with various decorative stitch options while using interesting thread colours. There are only two . . . Read More »

BENTO BOX Quilt

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Perfect for L platers or more advanced P plate patchworkers We think Bento Box is Sew Yum! What a versatile design. It’s a fantastic project if you want to learn how to patchwork because you can keep it small or big. It can be just a cushion, baby size quilt or full bed size quilt. . . . Read More »

Silk Ribbon Embroidered Needlecase

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Another gorgeous beginners project with Bernie V! Stitch a cute little silk ribbon flower garden on the front of this handy needlecase. Experiment with some bright colours and textures, whatever you like…it all works in the garden. This project makes a nice present to yourself or for a stitching friend. Workshop on: Friday January 20th . . . Read More »





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