Resignations Coat – Part One

Resignations Coat – Part One

“Do you suffer from the Winter sewing blues too? While I love a good sewing day when it’s raining outside it can be hard to find motivation for sewing once it starts to get dark in the early afternoon. ” Find out Melissa finds motivation when the weather is bleak.

Failures

Failures

Have you had bad luck with fabric print placement? Little pickers commiserates and has a laugh about a series of unfortunate events.

Lady in Red

Lady in Red

…A new dress was required to wear to a wedding (weddings are great excuses for new ANYTHINGS aren’t they?!)

Sewing for my boys

Sewing for my boys

…I was struck with how much of an influence my boys have been on my sewing. In fact, I would never have started sewing if it wasn’t for my two boys, and their sometimes very quirky fashion style.

Pinterest Dress

Pinterest Dress

If you’re anything like me you’ll have a Pinterest board (or boards, hey I’m not here to judge) full of inspiration for your sewing.

99 Hot Air Balloons

99 Hot Air Balloons

Hello Sewists, I’m Melissa and I’m excited to be writing my first post for Singer Australia/New Zealand. Let’s start with a quick introduction: I live in Wellington, New Zealand and when I’m not writing here you can find me over on my blog with my furry “helper”, Harriet.

Summer Wardrobe

Summer Wardrobe

Hi everyone ….. So it’s almost School holidays and for my little family that means it’s almost time for our […]

Star Wars

Star Wars

A long time ago in a galaxy far far away…. Well actually it was only just recently and in Tasmania!! Little Pickers shares some quirky Star Wars outfits she has made for herself and her two boys.

101 Dresses

101 Dresses

I remember watching 27 dresses years ago and thinking wow how can someone own so many dresses?That was before I […]

little pickers

little pickers

Hi I’m Christina, a 36yr old mum of two gorgeous boys. I’m also known as Chrissy, mum, Rainbow on legs […]

the curious kiwi

the curious kiwi

‘Hi! I’m Melissa, a 30-something Kiwi living in Wellington, New Zealand. I love bright colourful prints, pretty new dress patterns […]