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Gadget Day – New notions, shortcuts and tricks were shared

gadget day set up

We would like to thank everyone who came along to our Gadget Day last Friday.  It was a fun filled day with the ladies learning about a wide array of notions, gadgets and gizmos that will help them with their sewing, whether it be dressmaking, patchwork and embroidery.   We saw plenty of practical demonstrations with

Kids School Holiday Sewing fun, Overlocker and Specialty class – limited spaces available


If you are looking for something that is both fun and educational for the creative children out there, then we have some fantastic classes on offer this week.  Saturday see the “I CAN SEW TOO KIDS CLUB” being held with two classes available – there is the morning class running from 9.15am – 12.15pm and

Sew and Tell for September at Sewco

patches quilt

We have had a large variety of beautiful work bought into the store again this month – from free motion quilted designs, a beautiful dress made from fabric purchased at Sewco,  stunning quilts and a vibrant table runner.  Remember if you have a completed project and would love to inspire other quilters, patchworkers and sewers,

The Sewing Project 2015 – Jo helps Somali refugees learn how to sew

Jo and the Graduation class

Jo has been busily assisting a group of 10 Somalian refugees that were part of a project that was hosted by Self Help Queensland recently.  The Somali Sewing Project 2015 was aimed at teaching these beautiful refugee women a skill that will provide them with the confidence to sew their own clothing.  Self Help Queensland

Janome’s Brand New Release Memory Craft 500E – Now available for a launch price of $2699!!!

Janome-MC500E front

We had another exciting arrival at Sewco this week – the Brand New Release Janome Memory Craft 500E.  This fantastic machine comes with 160 built-in designs and 6 fonts for monogramming with the maximum embroidery size being 200mm x 280mm and  an extra wide table available. Designs are easily imported through a USB and can