Follow Bobbin and Baste

I’ve long been a fan of the big four pattern companies (Butterick, Vogue, McCalls Simplicity) and never bothered to veer away from them to try something new. However more recently due to the vast online sewing community from across the globe, I have...


Spring racing carnival – my favourite race meet of the year. It’s the time to bring out the hat and doll up in bright colours and pretty frocks. Granted, not all outfits you see are pretty, but rather trashy instead. I always find race day a time to look...


A while back I wrote about the Gridlock sewing competition being run by Australian fabric store Tessuti. Well the results are in and I didn’t win. It’s not all bad though as I am glad to have given it a go and been part of a sewing community working towards...


Showing 118 to 120 of 138 results