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Australian stockists of historically influenced and vintage inspired sewing patterns, modest clothing patterns, epatterns, and sewing and crafting information and books.

Patterns Companies we stock:
  • Colette Patterns
  • Izzy and Ivy
  • Sewaholics
  • Sense and Sensibility
  • The Kings Daughters
  • Fern and Faerie
  • Victoria Jones Collection
Plus a host of Modest patterns by various independent pattern designers, including swim suits.

 Newish Website Announcement

Well finally our website is finally up and running.  Products are still being loaded and the kinks are still being ironed out, but we are back online.  A new name, slightly new look and a new attitude!  An updated pricelist is available as a pdf download in the left hand column.  If you would like to order from the pricelist please email your order to

Please bear with us if there are broken links or images, in fact please let us know!

Featured Patterns

  • Ladies’ 1958 Party Dress,  is from my most favourite period the '50s!   You can see this pattern in the July edition of Threads.
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  • 1940s “Swing” Dress Pattern


  But for those in love with the Regency and Edwardian period then the
  • Regency Gown and Regency underthings
  • the Edwardian walking jacket
  • the 1909 “Beatrix” Skirt Pattern
  • the 1909 “Beatrix” Shirtwaist Pattern
  • and the 1909 “Beatrix” Jacket Pattern are all in stock!