Very Vintage Spotlight Dressmaking Competitions!

We are looking for a collection of brilliant home sewers who are nifty with a needle!

This competition is open to enthusiastic home dressmakers with just two categories; beginners (under 3 yrs experience) and advanced.  

What you will need for your entry:

  • A story about your sewing journey and all your wonderful makes 
  • Ensure you have nice photos of your previous finished projects
  • A vintage-inspired entry garment (can be a 1 or 2 piece outfit)

Entries open on Friday 15th June and close Friday 28th September! Check out the rules and T&Cs here

 

Other exciting sewing and dressmaking activities at this year’s VVDO…

Gracie’s – Hold my hand sewing lessons for beginners

Book in with Gracie and on an antique singer sewing machine make a tote bag to take home

Meet Gretchen Hirsch at the VVDO sewing lectures for just $12!! Book for Saturday and Sunday via Ticketmaster

You can also buy Gretchen’s latest book and have it signed at Linda McCarthy’s stall.

5 thoughts on “Very Vintage Spotlight Dressmaking Competitions!

  1. Hi, I’m interested in making a garment for this, and would like to know if it specifically has to be a dress or female outfit or if Icould make a male garment, say, a trench coat or waistcoat.

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