Posts Tagged ‘Learn to sew’

Darn Cheap Fabrics

Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

Do you love a fabric bargain? So do we!

Our final stop on our fabric shop tour in preparation for our fabric buying bus trip from Geelong to Melbourne was

Darn Cheap Fabrics.
1184-1188 Glenhuntly Rd, Glenhuntly, VIC 3163
115 Burgundy St, Heidelberg, VIC 3064
55 Nott St (Corner Rouse St), Port Melbourne, VIC 3207

https://darncheapfabrics.com.au

Darn Cheap Fabrics Melbourne 01

They are a retailer of fabrics and trims and has a close relationship with designers and manufacturers in the international fashion industry, allowing them to bring their customers the latest trends in colour, print, fabrication and style at the best possible price.

Darn Cheap Fabrics Melbourne 03

Their fabrics and trims, many featuring our original designs, are much-loved by a host of Australian designer clothing labels.

Darn Cheap Fabrics Melbourne 02

They say the only thing cheap about them are their prices!

Darn Cheap Fabrics Melbourne 04

Darn Cheap Fabrics has been operating for over 30 years, with their retail stores in Glenhuntly, Heidelberg and Port Melbourne being a popular destination for sewers from all over Victoria.

Darn Cheap Fabrics Melbourne 05

Darn Cheap Fabrics Melbourne 06

Darn Cheap Fabrics Melbourne 07

Darn Cheap Fabrics Melbourne 08

However, they know not everyone can visit their stores, so they also share their product range to the world via their online store darncheapfabrics.com.au

Darn Cheap Fabrics 09

Darn Cheap Fabrics 10

Darn Cheap Fabrics 11

Darn Cheap Fabrics 12


Darn Cheap Fabrics 13

Are you ready for a fabric bargain with us?

Have you been to Darn Cheap Fabrics and found a great bargain?  

If you would like to join our fabric bus tour from Geelong to Melbourne or book in for one of our sewing classes, please contact us today.

We teach sewing in a positive, fun, supportive and uplifting environment for kids and adults, beginners to advance, morning, afternoons, nights and weekends.

BOOK NOW at: www.mareepigdon.com/book-a-class.html

Happy Sewing,

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

The Cloth Shop

Friday, February 1st, 2019

Our 3rd stop on our Fabric Shop visit in preparation for our Fabric Buying Bus Tour from Geelong To Melbourne was

THE CLOTH SHOP

47 Lower Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe VIC 3079.

https://www.facebook.com/theclothshopivanhoe/

The Cloth Shop Melbourne 08

The Cloth shop sells beautiful quality fabrics and several of our sewing students just love it for their special pieces.

The Cloth Shop

The Cloth Shop began trading in 1977 selling designer remnant pieces and stretch fabrics in an upstairs shop in East Ivanhoe.

The Cloth Shop Melbourne 07

Since that time their range has grown and so has their store, which now carries exclusive evening wear fabrics through to simple cottons.

The Cloth Shop Melbourne 06

The Cloth Shop imports exclusive fabrics from Europe, Japan and India and buy from local suppliers and designers too.

The Cloth Shop Ivanhoe 07 The Cloth Shop Ivanhoe 06

The Cloth Shop Ivanhoe 04

The Cloth Shop Ivanhoe 03

The Cloth Shop Ivanhoe 02

The Cloth Shop Ivanhoe 05

There is over 6500 rolls of fabrics in store, with new things arriving every week.

The Cloth Shop Ivanhoe 01

They have the largest selection of jersey and knit fabrics in Melbourne with a whole room dedicated to them.

The Cloth Shop Melbourne 02

Sewing from beginning to end for any occasion, with patterns ranging from Vogue, Perpetual, Butterick, McCalls and Kwik Sew Patterns along with a large selection of Birch haberdashery is in store.

The Cloth Shop Melbourne 01

Have you been to The Cloth Shop and purchased anything you love?

Let us know if you’re interested in joining our Fabric Buying Bus Tours from Geelong to Melbourne this year.

If you would like to join our fabric bus tour from Geelong to Melbourne or book in for one of our sewing classes, please contact us today.

We teach sewing in a positive, fun, supportive and uplifting environment for kids and adults, beginners to advance, morning, afternoons, nights and weekends.

BOOK NOW at: www.mareepigdon.com/book-a-class.html

Happy Sewing,

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

Rathdowne Fabrics & Remnants

Thursday, January 31st, 2019

The second stop on our Fabric Shop visit in preparation for our Fabric Buying Bus Tour this term was Rathdowne Fabrics & Remnants. 154-158 Victoria St, Brunswick VIC 3056.

Rathdowne Remnants Fabric Shop Melbourne 04

They stock a wide range, constantly changing of all types of fabrics.

Rathdowne Remnants Fabric Shop Melbourne 02

They actively source new fabrics as well as purchasing excess bolts of cloth from some of Australia best fashion designers.

Rathdowne Remnants Lycra Fabric

Bridal and beaded lace, bamboo blends, cottons plain and printed, denim, fake fur, fashion designer fabrics, fleecy, furnishing fabrics, knits, linens, lycra, mechanical stretch, remnants, silks and woollens.

Fashion Designer Fabrics 01

Fashion Designer Fabrics 02

Rathdown Fabrics Remnants Melbourne 02

Denim fabric

Have you been to Rathdowne Remnants and found a great piece for a project or to add to your fabric stash?

Rathdowne Remnants Fabric Shop Melbourne 01

Rathdowne Remnants Fabric Shop Melbourne 05


Rathdowne Remnants Fabric Shop Melbourne 03

https://rathdownefabrics.com.au/


Rathdown Fabrics Remnants Melbourne 03

If you would like to join our fabric bus tour from Geelong to Melbourne or book in for one of our sewing classes, please contact us today.

We teach sewing in a positive, fun, supportive and uplifting environment for kids and adults, beginners to advance, morning, afternoons, nights and weekends.

BOOK NOW at: www.mareepigdon.com/book-a-class.html

Happy Sewing,

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