SewingRita

@ritassewingroom

Sewing classes, workshops, private tuition for Perth peeps. Overlocker specialist.
Sales of habi, sewing patterns, unique fabrics#sewingrita

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My finished boucle coat. Casual and warm.  #casualstyle  #frayedfinishing #blindhem #doublesidedfabric

My finished boucle coat. Casual and warm. #casualstyle #frayedfinishing #blindhem #doublesidedfabric

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Lined elegance in #oslocoat

Lined elegance in #oslocoat

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Another finished Oslo coat by Caroline.  Fur effect and cute polka dot satin lining.. #oslocoat  @tessutifabrics @carriejb  #winterwarm

Another finished Oslo coat by Caroline. Fur effect and cute polka dot satin lining.. #oslocoat @tessutifabrics @carriejb #winterwarm

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Sewing lessons resume late September.  @ritassewingroom #perthsewingclass

Sewing lessons resume late September. @ritassewingroom #perthsewingclass

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Hildas #oslocoat finished!  Shawl collar, navy wool, hot pink lining.  #tailoring #coats  #tessutipatterns

Hildas #oslocoat finished! Shawl collar, navy wool, hot pink lining. #tailoring #coats #tessutipatterns

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Love my Bernina! πŸ’• #berninaaustralia 
An oldie but goodie.

Love my Bernina! πŸ’• #berninaaustralia
An oldie but goodie.

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Hilda finished the @oslocoat by @tessutifabrics this morning with a pop of pink lining from @ritassewingroom over a #frankie top. Very cheery this winter.

Hilda finished the @oslocoat by @tessutifabrics this morning with a pop of pink lining from @ritassewingroom over a #frankie top. Very cheery this winter.

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Cool enough to cuddle. #cats

Cool enough to cuddle. #cats

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My latest creation.  Yoder to match the piping.  @exposedzipper #godet

My latest creation. Yoder to match the piping. @exposedzipper #godet

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#oslocoat  nearly finished with lining. Well done @carriejb .

#oslocoat nearly finished with lining. Well done @carriejb .

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This plain brown crepe dress deserved a piped neckline.  #piping #zipperfoot #necklines

This plain brown crepe dress deserved a piped neckline. #piping #zipperfoot #necklines

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Loose weave fabrics are nice to leave frayed.  #fabricedgefinishes # frayededge #casualjacket

Loose weave fabrics are nice to leave frayed. #fabricedgefinishes # frayededge #casualjacket

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What to do with this beautiful double sided wool boucle fabric?  I know....my favourite casual coat!  Wait for it.  #blind hem #frayedfinishing

What to do with this beautiful double sided wool boucle fabric? I know....my favourite casual coat! Wait for it. #blind hem #frayedfinishing

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Simone has finished another waterfall jacket in a combination of stretch Pontiac and leatherette.  Very successful I think.

Simone has finished another waterfall jacket in a combination of stretch Pontiac and leatherette. Very successful I think.

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Another Tote aly gorgeous tote by Claire

Another Tote aly gorgeous tote by Claire

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A cute little reversable jacket with kissing cousins

A cute little reversable jacket with kissing cousins

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McCalls M7241 finished!  Wool and silk lining. #pleatsplease

McCalls M7241 finished! Wool and silk lining. #pleatsplease

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For a knife edge pleats use a chemicaly treated pressing cloth and glass head pins to give a quality finish. #glassheadpins #pressingcloth #stretchpins #pleats

For a knife edge pleats use a chemicaly treated pressing cloth and glass head pins to give a quality finish. #glassheadpins #pressingcloth #stretchpins #pleats

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TIP Sew your #tailortacks with a different coloured threads for each of the small and large dots so that you know which direction to fold your #pleats.

TIP Sew your #tailortacks with a different coloured threads for each of the small and large dots so that you know which direction to fold your #pleats.

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Sewing fun @ritassewingroom

Sewing fun @ritassewingroom

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Celine and Melanie proudly show their beginners bags. Finished over 2 classes.

Celine and Melanie proudly show their beginners bags. Finished over 2 classes.

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The walking foot in action. Also called the even feed foot or quilting foot.  Feeds fabric from the top as well as bottom. Indespensible for tricky fabrics or pattern matching. 
#walking foot #evenfeedfoot #quilting

The walking foot in action. Also called the even feed foot or quilting foot. Feeds fabric from the top as well as bottom. Indespensible for tricky fabrics or pattern matching.
#walking foot #evenfeedfoot #quilting

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New life to an old blanket. 
#blanketbinding #winterwarm #alterationsetc #remake #nowaste

New life to an old blanket.
#blanketbinding #winterwarm #alterationsetc #remake #nowaste

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Know your Sewing Machine workshop. July 1st 2017
#sewingmachinefeet
#sewingmachines
#perthsewingclass

Know your Sewing Machine workshop. July 1st 2017
#sewingmachinefeet
#sewingmachines
#perthsewingclass

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A simple long sleeve T with funky fabric from my stash. Comfy and colourful. 
#twinneedles #coverstitch #makeitmyself

A simple long sleeve T with funky fabric from my stash. Comfy and colourful.
#twinneedles #coverstitch #makeitmyself

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For those looking for an overlocker bag?  Not sure of price.

For those looking for an overlocker bag? Not sure of price.

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Altering stretch hems with the cover stitch machine. 
#coverstitchmachine #stretchsewingperth #alterations

Altering stretch hems with the cover stitch machine.
#coverstitchmachine #stretchsewingperth #alterations

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Finished jacket. Fabric from textile traders. Pattern from New Look. Flatlocked finish by Rita attaching the selvege to the edges.

Finished jacket. Fabric from textile traders. Pattern from New Look. Flatlocked finish by Rita attaching the selvege to the edges.

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Flatlock overclock detail on jacket lapel. Own label. Cozy for winter. 
#overlockerworkshopperth

Flatlock overclock detail on jacket lapel. Own label. Cozy for winter.
#overlockerworkshopperth

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Bernadette 'helping' with my next sewing project.
#sewingforfun #sewingwithfriendsandfamily

Bernadette 'helping' with my next sewing project.
#sewingforfun #sewingwithfriendsandfamily

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Overlocker workshop last places special offer. $60 for 3 hours workshop.  1.30pm Saturday 27 May.
#overlockerworkshop #perthsewingclass #sewingperth #sewingforfun

Overlocker workshop last places special offer. $60 for 3 hours workshop. 1.30pm Saturday 27 May.
#overlockerworkshop #perthsewingclass #sewingperth #sewingforfun

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Sew a welt pocket. What a lovely tailored finish to a trouser or jacket.
#perthsewcialists #tailoring#advancedsewing

Sew a welt pocket. What a lovely tailored finish to a trouser or jacket.
#perthsewcialists #tailoring#advancedsewing

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The famous tote with funky lining finished by beginner Trupti today in just 2 classes.

The famous tote with funky lining finished by beginner Trupti today in just 2 classes.

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