Vintage Vogue Pattern 2903 Telstra Awards

September 24th, 2019

We were absolutely delighted to be awarded as a Telstra Business Awards Victorian State Finalist for the 3rd year running this year!

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We would like to thank all our students and customers, our online community, our team of teachers and friends and family for all your support.

For the occasion, I made myself a new dress from the Vintage Vogue Pattern 2903.

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I made it from a cardinal red delustered stain. I lengthened the skirt to full length, created a new bodice midriff panel, re-shaped the neckline to suit me and used the long sleeve.

I made a petticoat with 3 tiers of netting and finished with a poppy print chiffon draped over the bust line and over the shoulder.

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We’re taking bookings for term 4 now, book today so you don’t miss out! 

http://www.mareepigdon.com/book-a-class.html

We have our Beginner 2 Day PJ Workshop, general sewing classes, kids school holiday and after school classes and our next fabric buying bus trip.

Please hurry as places fill fast…!

If you have any questions just let us know.

Our sewing classes are taught in a friendly, professional and uplifting environment.

We look forward to welcoming you into our sewing school!

Happy Sewing,

For more information contact:
Maree Pigdon Sewing Centre
M: +61 (0)447744776
E: maree@mareepigdon.com
W: www.mareepigdon.com

Sew Into Overlocking x1 Day Workshop

August 24th, 2019

We are excited to launch our new x1 day workshop – ‘Sew Into Overlocking’

with Kate Marra

Learn to use your overlocker with confidence!

Dates: Wednesday 20th OR Thursday 21st November 2019.

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• One day workshop – 9.30am until 3.30pm
• All brands of overlockers are covered
• 4 thread overlocking
• 3 thread overlocking
• Rolled hem
• Understanding differential feed
• Techniques for better results when stitching circles and corners
• How to work with difficult fabrics and more!

Kit is included which is a 23 page comprehensive booklet for you to take home and all the fabrics required for the day are provided.

Morning and afternoon tea is provided.

What to bring?

Your own Overlocker and your lunch!

Early bird pricing: $197 per student per day (early bird tickets available until 31st August 2019)

Book online today, on the link below to secure your seat!

http://www.mareepigdon.com/book-a-class.html

Please hurry as we’re expecting seats to sell out fast…!

If you have any questions just let us know.

Our sewing classes are taught in a friendly, professional and uplifting environment.

We look forward to welcoming you into our sewing school!

Happy Sewing,

For more information contact:
Maree Pigdon Sewing Centre
M: +61 (0)447744776
E: maree@mareepigdon.com
W: www.mareepigdon.com

Fabric Buying Bus Trip to Melbourne Stores

August 18th, 2019

We had a fantastic time on our Fabric Buying Bus trip yesterday from Geelong to Melbourne!

We visited 5 fabulous fabric stores in Melbourne.

If you would like to join us for our next trip click on the link below and book your seat ASAP as tickets sell fast.

www.mareepigdon.com/book-a-class.html

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The stores we visited on this trip were:

Fibre Smith, Rathdowne Fabrics & Remnants, The Fabric Store, Drapers and The Cloth Shop!

If you would like to join our sewing classes in Mount Duneed you can book your place now while there are still a few positions left at:

www.mareepigdon.com/book-a-class.html

Our sewing classes are taught in a friendly, professional and uplifting environment.

We look forward to welcoming you into our sewing school!

Happy Sewing,

For more information contact:
Maree Pigdon Sewing Centre
M: +61 (0)447744776
E: maree@mareepigdon.com
W: www.mareepigdon.com