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As many people around the world have lost loved ones, and income, a lot of stability has been shaken for many households. This can make anyone feel like many of their freedoms taken and choices limited.

For those who feel the tightening of the belt, we are offering some examples of how to keep sewing, within a very small budget. and to build a tiny bit each day, to achieve that sense of accomplishment.

Starting fresh from scratch with no machine, no tools, limited time in the day for sewing, and only $10 to begin, you will see that you still have options, probably more than you think.

Why should I teach this? Because I lived it, moving to Sydney in 2009, and building 3 businesses, without having to get massive funds, and self-supporting all the way. I also made a MILLION mistakes, which knocked me down, but not out 🙂



At the end of March, I sold every piece of sewing equipment I had, down to the snips, everything I had built with sewing lessons, my bridal business and costume business was gone. Over 10 years finished. I sat down to book my flight home to Perth, which was going into...

Sewing Cafe! Opening Soon!


Mothers Day Special 2 for 1

Purchase 1 Private Lesson and receive 2For this Mother's day, we have a 2 for 1 special! Purchase a Private Lesson for your Loved Mum, and she will receive 2 x 2 hour sessions in the privacy of her own home. We can provide a machine to show her the basics and Mum can...

How To Make Thin Straps using a Loop Turner

This is a short video on how to use a Loop Turner to make thin straps for your garments. It will save loads of time, and it's what is used in the current Australian Industry.

A 40-minute Boxy Top with Sleeves, learn in a 2 hour lesson 🙂

Yes you can make a top with sleeves in a 2 hour lesson from start to finish, in our latest Youtube Video we shrunk it down to 1 minute 14 seconds! But in real time it took me 40 minutes from very start to final fit. This was a test for a Burda Pattern...

How To Make A Skirt 🙂

Here's a free video with some quick tips, only 3 minutes long.

Did You Receive A Sewing Lessons Gift Voucher?

Thankyou to everyone who has purchased a Sewing Lessons Gift Voucher (For Quick Access See post below), below is some of the questions being asked, so thought I'd post a few answers here to help 🙂 How long do the Gift Vouchers Last? 12 Months from payment, they can...

Summer Christmas!!

Summer has arrived! (Particularly today!) And with it comes our southern hemisphere hot Christmas! But doesn't stop a lot of sewers making awesome winter-themed Stockings: So that also means a lot of you have asked for a quicklink for loved ones to purchase your...

Can’t Help It!

Oh I can't help it, I HAVE to post these pics, great inspiration for sewing! Let's face it, we all need motivation, and quite a lot of the homes I visit for private sewing lessons, I hear the same thing, and I completely relate to it! Some days are really hard to be...


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