GIVEAWAY time! Would you like to win his fun #cosmodresspattern package? Win 1.5 metres of @cottonandsteel fabric designed by @kmelkight , 1.5 metre of co-ordinating piping and small piece of matching fabric for collars, 1 x cream jeans zip and a refund of purchase for 1 x Cosmo pattern. How to enter: simply purchase and tag your creation using the #cosmodresspattern with this hashtag and tag me @sewpony by September 2nd and you can win! My daughters will choose their favourite and the winner will be announced here. Open internationally. Please tag anyone you may know who would love to win this prize!! remember to use COSMOTOUR to receive a 15% discount during this time! Happy sewing!! #giveaway #sewponypatterns #cottonandsteel #cottonandsteelfabric
COSMO tour starts today! 22 sewers from around the world will be sharing their dresses over the next three weeks. And COSMO IS NOW AVAILABLE in Dutch! Follow the link in my profile to purchase. Today Katrien from @kaatjenaaisels and Isabel from @_beletoile_ for your lovely dresses!!!! Come back tomorrow for an IG COSMO giveaway! #cosmodresspattern #sewponypatterns #patterntour #sewingforgirls
First sample sewn... needs some adjustments (fuller frill mainly). The revised #bettypattern (simpler name). Next I will make the dress! PS. I did a fabulous job of marching up my spots but then had to take in the seam! #sewponypatterns #sewingwithknits #sewersofinstagram #isew #sewingforgirls #fabriclove
Does anyone else love the little pile of shredded fabric that sits below your serger after completing a project? I do. #sewingnerd #isew #sewersofinstagram
#wip #bettypattern ! Love these fabrics and can't wait to finish it tonight! #sewingforgirls #isew #sewponypatterns #sewersofinstagram #sewingwithknits @spotlightstores
Can't wait to cut into this spotted #ponteknit and mustard running I bought a while back from @spotlightstores. Will be sewing up a new #bettypattern this weekend! #sewingforgirls #isew #fabriclove #sewersofinstagram
If you have read my most recent blog post you have already seen this pic.... but I love it so much I want it here😄 Juliette enjoying her cup of tea ! #cosmodresspattern #sewponypatterns #sewersofinstagram #isew #pdflove #sewingforgirls @cottonandsteel @missmatatabifabric @kmelkight
A strawberry Cosmo dress #cosmodresspattern is on the blog! 🍓 Beautiful fabric by Kimberly Kight @kmelkight for @cottonandsteel purchase from @missmatatabifabric . See more on the blog #linkinprofile #sewponypatterns #isew #dresses #sewersofinstagram #cottonandsteelcloset
Yay 😊 finally got around to making the #sweetsummersuit . A free pattern by @seeyouatsixfabric . Found this beautiful Lycra from @gjfabrics in Melbourne . Isabella is off to a pool party so will test them out in style! Swipe to see the gorgeous back!! Thank you @seeyouatsixfabric for the gorgeous pattern!
This was the first #cosmodresspattern I made - late last year! The sleeve changed a bit since this picture. This one also has an invisible zip. This dress features Ric rac instead of piping which was added after the seams were sewn. Emily has worn this one loads! #sewponypatterns #pdfpattern Fabric from @hawthornethreads
Do your girls wear a school uniform? Mind do. How sweet is a #cosmodresspattern sewn in school uniform check? I will be making some of these for sure!!! Buy your copy while it is still on sale with code COSMORELEASE for 10% off. Expires in 24 hours. #sewponypatterns #backtoschool #backtoschoolsewing #schoolsewing #isew #pdfpattern
The medal collar was a last minute addition to the #cosmodresspattern and it is really fun to make! Will be sharing pics of this @cottonandsteel dress very soon! Grab your copy of the #cosmodresspattern today and tomorrow with %10 off with code: COSMORELEASE #sewingpattern #pdfpattern #sewponypatterns
PATTERN RELEASE! The #cosmodresspattern is now available!!! You can read all about it, find the discount code and view my first video tutorial over at my blog. #linkinprofile #sewponypatterns #patternrelease #pdfpattern #alinedress #sewingpattern Thank you to all my wonderful testers for your help!!!! 🎈🎉
Big girl Issie! Just got her ears pierced!!!!! The mirror will be busy today! ❤️❤️❤️❤️ @lucylck @buffatron @buffatron @berriesandberkshires
So cute to see the smallest size of the #cosmodresspattern ! This one was made by Dusty from @doolittledesignsco and features the neck ties. Love it!!!!
You know you are in for some amazing sewing when you have Marjolein @flaflinko helping you with your pattern! This dress is amazing!!! Check out Marjolein's feed to see more pics! #cosmodresspattern #sewponypatterns #comingsoon #monday
I am so glad two of my testers suggested I incorporate a zip guard into the new #cosmodresspattern ! Swipe to see why! I managed to use the sweetest selvage for it! Beautiful fabric is by Kimberly Kight for @cottonandsteel @missmatatabifabric thanks Valeria and Marjolein @flaflinko ! And thank you Mie from @sewinglikemad for your sewing advice on the construction. Mie is at the top of my sewing tree(only just above my Mum!)...so good to know I have done it right!!!
Isabella's #rainbowdress is #ontheblog #ninetoday #linkinprofile. I uses the free #dulciedress pattern and it turned out perfectly! She loves her birthday dress! 🎈 #sewponypatterns #freepattern
Trying my luck! Thanks for the chance @brave_fabrics ! Head over to their page to enter. Open internationally and closes July 30th ✂️
#rainbowdress and #rainbowdress for my #nearlynine Isabella x full dress photos in the blog tomorrow!
Rainbow 🌈 party preparations! A six layered rainbow cake is in preparation this afternoon! Thanks to Aunty Buffy @buffatron !! #rainbowcake
Out and about with my sweetest little friend today. Wearing a hand-me-down #bimaa ! Love this little hoodie! #handmedown #sewingwithknits #hoodie #isew #textaonherface
Today you can find out all about have #cosmodresspattern on my blog and also apply to be a tester! This gorgeous brown floral fabric was a gift from @kawaiifabric and in fact both fabrics used in the blog post can be purchased from @kawaiifabric .... I hope you like the dresses!! #sewponypatterns #comingsoon #sewersofinstagram #pdfpattern #patterntesting
Nearly ready for testing! #cosmodresspattern #sewponypatterns #comingsoon
What's a Sewing obsessed Mum to do when she is planning a rainbow party for her soon to be nine year old, when she can't find the perfect age appropriate rainbow fabric to make a party dress? Make her own rainbow fabric from solid scraps of course! This is the beginning of a 🌈 #dulciedress #sewingobsessed #ilovefabric #isew #sewersofinstagram
The girls #softcactusdolls look just as good as the day they arrived seven months ago....and I can't believe we have not lost a shoe!!!! Looking pretty in pastel! @softcactusfabrics
Today it's #followfriday !! Follow these lovely ladies for some great sewing inspiration! Emi from Japan @e_shimokawa makes gorgeous clothes for herself and two sweet daughters, Katrien from Belgium @kaatjenaaisels makes awesome clothes and patterns and Isa from Belgium is an all round talented sewer @_beletoile_ !!! Love these ladies! If you aren't already, follow these ladies! #sewinginspiration #isew #sewing
Cousin fun @melbournemuseum ! @lucylck
Constructing another #cosmodresspattern. This one and the first will be the cover dresses. Fingers crossed for some sewing time today to get it finished for photos tomorrow. Amazing cotton linen from @kawaiifabric #sewponypatterns #comingsoon
Introducing the Cosmo Dress! #cosmodresspattern. The newest pattern by #sewponypatterns ! Swipe to see the back. More options and photos to come! This version features pleated short sleeve but there will be many more! Testing will begin in about one week so look out for that! What do you think??? Gorgeous Japanese cotton duck by Cosmo from @spotlightstores
Congratulations Nathalie from @seams_normal You are the winner of the sewpony/ @kawaiifabric fabric giveaway! We will be in touch! #giveaway #moianocoat
SUPER quick #cosiswimsuit for Isabella before heading to the pool! This won't win any sewing contests but she has grown out of her old suits so I made this in less than hour this morning! Lined poly knit #dontlookupclose #swimsuit #sewponypatterns fabric from @spotlightstores
Stefan made the girls bows and arrows on the weekend. They have been practising their aim! #schoolholidayfun #merida #watchmemum
Hello friends! I am wondering if anyone would like to comment on this post with a review of my patterns? I would like to include reviews on my shop site but my host does not enable this feature unless they are uploaded manually by me. If you would like to, Please write in the comments here as if you were writing directly onto my site. Please also include how you would like to be named. Alternatively you can email me your review. Many thanks!
I made Emily a gorgeous #moianocoat from amazing fabric gifted by @kawaiifabric . Scroll to see some pics. Would you like to win 2 metres of @kawaiifabric ? (One metre of the yellow floral cotton canvas and a half metre of the echino deer cotton canvas and half metre of the laminated purple spot). To enter you need to follow @kawaiifabric, and sewpony and leave a comment here to tell us which of @kawaiifabric stocked designers you love. Visit my blog to read more about this coat and giveaway and find another way to enter. Open internationally. Winner drawn randomly this Friday 7th July. Good Luck!
Preparing my first video tutorial for my upcoming pattern. Thanks @berriesandberkshires for the filming!!! #exposedzipper. Lovely fabric from @kawaiifabric
My Mum is a beautiful person and also a beautiful knitter... she knotted these gorgeous cardigans for Isabella and Juliette. Wool is from @bendigowoollenmills and is lavender and pumpkin 8ply. Thank your for all the love in each stitch Mum! @catherinehinga #bestmumintheworld #knitted #knitting #cardigan #australianwool
Can't wait to get started on this new project! Beautiful #cosmofabric from @kawaiifabric ! Found the perfect blue grey zip and contrast fabric to match... #newpattern #comingsoon #sewponypatterns #isew #sewersofinstagram #sewingblogger
Very excited to show you this colourful #moianocoat I made Emily. Pattern by @straightgrainpatterns . Amazing fabric gifted from @kawaiifabric . More photos on the blog later this week! #portfairywharf #portfairy
Isabella's #hopscotchdress is on the blog. Lovely pattern by @oliverands fabric from @spotlightstores #sewingwithknits #linkinprofile
My girls love to draw, write and colour! We enjoyed a student free day today and I whipped up this stretch dress for Issie. She doesn't like wearing her woven dresses as much as she used to so I think stretch sewing might feature more in the future! #hopscotchdress @oliverands @spotlightstores ... more on the blog tonight!
A new exciting pattern project on the go! This package is heading to Belgium for some offshore sewing assistance! @flaflinko #sewponypatterns #newpattern #comingsoon
#fairisle #kniting #dropsdesign #cardigan #ilovemustard
Emily's long sleeves #lauredress is on the blog and it is so pretty in this #japaneselawn ! I want to make five more! Wonderful pattern by @straightgrainpatterns #linkinprofile #dress #sewersofinstagram #isewdresses #isew #aussiesofinstagram
Can't wait to try this #lauredress on Emily! Beautiful pattern by @straightgrainpatterns . Made with #japaneselawn from @spotlightstores #dress #ilovesewing #isew #fabriclove #floral
Sorry for the repost but I made a little mistake with the giveaway post I published earlier. You can comment here to win!!! We're handing out a $75 shopping credit at the fantastic fabric shop @makermountainfabrics, and a printed copy of the Nova pattern from @straightgrainpatterns. Take your chance by: o FOLLOWING @makermountainfabrics, @fairiesbubblesco, @petrolandmint, @straightgrainpatterns, and and TAGGING some friends in the comments section below (2 friends per comment; as many comments as you like) International entries are welcome - deadline Tue June 20, noon Brussels time - Random Number Generator will pick the lucky one.
Adding to my @straightgrainpatterns collection ! Love them all! #tinnydress #lauredress #novapattern Thank you An and keep doing what you are doing because you are amazingly talented!!!! ❤️
Block two! #tileworkblock #patchwork #patchworkquilt Fabric is @cloud9fabrics @artgalleryfabrics and @softcactusfabrics from @maaidesign
It's my stop on the #novapattern blog tour! The latest pattern by An from @straightgrainpatterns is amazing! Come and see more on my blog. #linkinprofile @spotlightstores
Uh oh! What have I started? My first pieced quilt block in about five years. Love it but am afraid it will take me three years to finish! Fabric is @artgalleryfabrics @softcactusfabrics and @cloud9fabrics #quilt #tileworkblock @lucylck @buffatron
Down to the wire...#novapattern finished for blog tour tomorrow! Just hope Emily is over her ear ache by tomorrow morn for photos!! @straightgrainpatterns Beautiful cotton linen from @spotlightstores Reminds me of Australia
The #dressedinsewpony contest winners are on the blog! Very exciting and SO hard to pick my top ten for the judges!!! 145 entries altogether. Thank you to everyone who took part, to my lovely judges and to my wonderful sponsors who made the contest such a success! #linkinprofile #sewponypatterns @spotlightstores @ministryoffabric @meandmyfeet @missmatatabifabric @softcactusfabrics @thedrapery @maaidesign @tuttlepublishing @nomuu_ @littlelightfeet @hawthornethreads
One hour to go! #dressedinsewpony Stunning #juliettedressandtop s made by @doolittledesignsco . Love these!!! #sewponypatterns
Hair looks ok? Scroll to see the back!!! #bedhair #myemily #lovehertopieces
Less than 24 hours to go to enter the #dressedinsewpony contest.... I really don't know how I will choose the shortlist and I am glad I am not the final judge! This gorgeous #dulciedress is just perfect! Made by @wensje_sofie #sewponypatterns
Isabella's #moianocoat is on the blog. Beautiful pattern by @straightgrainpatterns #linkinprofile #handmade #coatpattern
Juliette's quilt top is done!!!! Time for some pinning.....#crossesquilt #quilt #handmade #isew
Oops! Sewing tip #1 Remove bead head pins prior to enclosing coat lining! Now wonder Isabella thought she was bitten by a spider! #sewinguplate #sewingfail #moianocoat @straightgrainpatterns
I have decided to push the end date of my DRESSED IN SEWPONY contest out to Tuesday 6 June, 9pm Melbourne time. I have had a big influx of new customers over the past 24 hours and I am expecting some last minute sewing may be going on... plus I don't want the Aussie time difference to catch people out...so a weekend for the latecomers:) Meanwhile... have you seen this beautiful yellow #juliettedressandtop made by @megfleshman . It is so pretty. Check out her account and new blog to see this dress and its amazing collar! Happy sewing! #sewponypatterns #dressedinsewpony
#moianocoat sneak peek! Just in time for Isabella's excursion today! I finished it late last night and Issie was so excited she put it on at five am and hopped back into bed! More on the blog soon! Wonderful pattern by @straightgrainpatterns #ilovesewing #coatpattern #fauxfur