To The Moon! Baby Bouncer Cover

To The Moon! Baby Bouncer Cover

Do you have a new baby on the way? Melissa walks you through the process of recovering a Baby Bouncer to coordinate to your own tastes.

Having Favourites

Having Favourites

Do you have your favourite go-to pattern? Little Pickers has hers and she has shared them with us!

Surprise Wrap Dress

Surprise Wrap Dress

Melissa has very exciting news to share. She is pregnant! 24 weeks and counting.  Her wardrobe choices have taken a serious hit so it is time to make some new dresses!

Creating the creator of the clow!

Creating the creator of the clow!

Andy takes us through the process of bringing an Anime character to life with the fabric choices and pattern mashing.

Motivational Seamstress

Motivational Seamstress

Christina, from little pickers, on being a motivational seamstress with Lush Fabrics, how she picked out the print names and decided on the patterns to use.

Lonely Hearts Giselle

Lonely Hearts Giselle

Melissa’s been on an emotional rollercoaster with her favourite store closing, a new sewing machine, rainy days and the promise of a beach visit in the future.

Pyjamas with Gift Bag

Pyjamas with Gift Bag

Create your own set of pyjamas ready for any sleepover and “enjoy yourself out there… in the asylum.” This Arkham Asylum inspired pattern can be self-drafted based on your favourite pyjamas.

Legs Eleven

Legs Eleven

“Do what makes you happy, be who you want to be and just do you” – Legs Eleven Noah is the inspiration behind lots of little pickers ideas.

Join the Dark Side… with Pleats and Pintucks

Join the Dark Side… with Pleats and Pintucks

After watching Star wars the last Jedi and seeing Kylo Ren’s new and improved costume, Andy was inspired to create this for his next Cosplay. Read his post about how he achieved the detail in this amazing costume.

Protea Lonsdale

Protea Lonsdale

The Sewaholic Lonsdale dress is a halter-style summer dress featuring a self-lined bodice and flared skirt with front pockets and a knotted neckline with adjustable shoulder straps that tie in a bow at the back.

Beanies Donated

Beanies Donated

“Heroes are people who rise to the occasion, and slip quietly away” ~ Tom Brokaw But we want the world to know about how 1 mum made over 150 beanies for chemo in 1 month.

ANDYCAM’s Speedy Costuming!

ANDYCAM’s Speedy Costuming!

Andy rises to the challenge to pick a costume to make that both fits into his luggage and is achievable to complete in a very short amount of time.

Introducing ANDYCAMcosplay!

Introducing ANDYCAMcosplay!

ANDYCAMcosplay has been making his own costumes for just over 10 years now and with a catalogue of over 150 outfits to date, there have been a lot of tips and tricks he’s learnt along the way!

A Spring La Sylphide

A Spring La Sylphide

the curious kiwi has made her newest dress, with plenty of buttons! You’ll love how she gauges the perfect button placement.

Beanies for McGrath Foundation- Pink up!

Beanies for McGrath Foundation- Pink up!

October is Breast care awareness Month!
Our Blogger Little Pickers has made the decision to make as many beanies as possible for cancer patients.

Faux Wrap Dress

Faux Wrap Dress

I’ve had so many people ask me how I made my stunning faux wrap dress So I thought I’d try […]

Sewing Avengers Dress

Sewing Avengers Dress

Read how the curious kiwi mashed up two of her favourite patterns to make this marvellous mash up!

Resignations Coat – Part Two

Resignations Coat – Part Two

Happy New Year Singerettes! I hope you all had a great Christmas and that Santa brought you lots of sewing […]

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.