Author: Punno

Australian Sewing Advice and Inspiration Auction

The handmade community in Australia is a very close knit community. We band together, boosting each other up and helping where we can. We have a strong spirit of camaraderie, mateship, and support. Recently Ann Matin, the brains behind One Puddle Lane, shared the news that her daughter, Kate, had been diagnosed with breast cancer. A battle that many, many Australians face on a daily basis. Ann reached out to the handmade community, spreading awareness and offering a discount on her patterns to assist in raising money to cover the cost of Kate’s treatment. The community responded in kind,...

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Auction Maker Application Form

Please fill in the below form to apply to become a maker for the Auction. Applications close Thursday 8th February   Notice: JavaScript is required for this content.   Applications close Thursday 8th February Notice: JavaScript is required for this...

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Our Sewing Stories

Why do you sew? Over the coming weeks and months, I will be featuring some of our amazing members and their Sewing Stories. So why DO you sew? Fill in the form to be featured and to share your story with the world. Don’t be shy now, we would love to hear from you.   Notice: JavaScript is required for this...

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Husqvana Designer Jade 35

On Saturday 14 October, I had the privilege of being invited to the Blessington Retailers Convention. Blessington is the parent company and distributor for some of the most well known sewing companies in Australia, including Singer, Husqvana, Pfaff, Handi Quilter and AccuQuilt. I was invited to take part in two classes held during the day, offering me the rare opportunity to play with some of latest toys on the market, including the Husqvana Designer Jade 35. I think it can be safely said that I am a Husqvana girl at heart. My machine in an entry level, mechanical Husqvana...

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PFAFF Creative Icon

On Saturday 14 October, I had the privilege to be invited to the Blessington Retailers Convention. For those of you who don’t know, Blessington is the parent company and distributor for some of the most well known sewing companies in Australia, including Singer, Husqvana, Pfaff, Handi Quilter and AccuQuilt. I was invited to take part in two classes held during the day, offering me the rare opportunity to play with some of latest toys on the market, including the soon to be released Pfaff Creative Icon. And my gods, what a machine it is!! I have to admit, I...

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