15 Best New Zealand Sewing Blogs and Websites
New Zealand Sewing Blogs
Here are 15 Best New Zealand Sewing Blogs you should follow in 2023
1. Jennifer Lauren Handmade
I'm Jennifer Lauren and I design fun modern sewing patterns that give a nod to classic vintage attire, with beautiful detail and clean drafting for a gorgeous fit. Built on form-flattering basics and using classic lines, each of my sewing patterns is easily adaptable for women of all shapes, sizes, and skill levels.
2.6K⋅ 477 ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
2. The Fabric Store Blog
Find endless sewing inspiration on our blog with sew-alongs, pattern reviews, DIY and scrap-busting project ideas, and more! The Fabric Store is the destination for the handmade sewing and creative community in Australasia. With 8 stores across New Zealand and Australia, we offer a curated range of responsibly sourced designer and exclusive fabrics, specializing in natural fibers such as linen, merino, cotton, and silk.
9.8K⋅ 906 ⋅5 posts / day Get Email Contact
3. The Dreamstress
Wellington, New Zealand
I'm Leimomi Oakes, a costumier fashion and textile historian, former museum professional, potential Ph.D. student, sewing teacher, writer, and more. The Dreamstress website is a window into my world: my projects, new things I learn, things I know so well I can teach, the amazing places I live and the amazing places I visit, the wonderful people I am surrounded by, anything interesting that catches my fancy that I think might catch yours, and, of course, Felicity the cat.
Also in Dressmaking Blogs, Couture Sewing Blogs, Fashion History Blogs, Historical Sewing Blogs
9.2K⋅ 328⋅ 47.7K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
4. Miss Maude Blog
Wairarapa, New Zealand
Miss Maude is a boutique fabric, yarn, and haberdashery store that has a curated selection of quality, natural fiber dressmaking fabrics; independent sewing patterns; knitting yarns; and haberdashery to delight, inspire and bring joy. Our products are selected for their beauty, quality, and ability to delight and inspire.
3.6K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
5. Sewing Time Blog
Stay up to date with the latest household and industrial sewing blogs and news, along with tips for your next project from Sewingtime, NZ. Sewingtime is New Zealand's sewing equipment specialist. We supply the highest quality products from the world's leading brands to enhance your sewing experience, whether you are a beginner or looking to start your own business.
459 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
6. Kat Makes Blog
Hi! I'm Kat, and my blog is a little bit of everything, a DIY blog, a portfolio, a tutorial list, and a wedding dress progress snapshot! Pour yourself a nice cup of whatever it is you drink, and stick around for a while!
2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
7. Plum Kitchen
Auckland , New Zealand
Hello, I'm Kristina from Auckland, New Zealand. In no particular order, I love sewing, mysteries, cake, cats, Agatha Christie, crafting, cooking, and Chardonnay. Ad this blog is about everything I love.
1 post / week Get Email Contact
8. Below The Kowhai Blog
Christchurch, New Zealand.
This is my little family. We live under a giant tree in Christchurch, New Zealand. Together, we make up the Below the Kowhai team! It is my dream to teach other people how to sew, so they too could experience this wonderful escapism and opportunity to create! Our range has expanded as our patterns and their reputation have made them a staple in handmade wardrobes around the world.
1 post / month Get Email Contact
9. The Eye of a Needle Blog
Read my blog about my various passions and find out more about my sewing and garden projects, business, makeovers, travel, and just some inspiration for my readers. The Eye Of A Needle is a one-stop sewing shop - for all your sewing supplies. We stock patchwork fabric, linen fabric, sewing accessories, kits, and a small range of giftware in our Taupo stores.
486 ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
10. Little Kiwis Closet Blog
My name is Lydia, the designer behind Little Kiwis Closet. I live in New Zealand with my husband and my 3 children; Brylie, Elijah, and Portia who are the inspiration behind every single one of my patterns. So I decided to make her another pair myself, this started me on the journey of learning how to draft and grade patterns which have been exciting and challenging.
3.3K⋅ 154 ⋅2 posts / year Get Email Contact
11. SewEzi Blog
SewEzi is a business that creates solutions to sewing workstation difficulties. Our goal is to allow you to sew anywhere more comfortably. SewEzi tries very hard to deliver on these promises. SewEzi does this with unique sewing table designs and a range of accessories that combine to create a personalized sewing station.
1.7K ⋅8 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
12. The Sewing Depot Blog
We are a boutique sewing shop based in Petone, Wellington, and are here to supply you with all the tools and supplies you need for sewing. Both in-store and online you will find a large range of home sewing machines, machine accessories, sewing tools, threads, scissors, pattern-making supplies, haberdashery, embroidery essentials, and all the necessities for knitting and crocheting.
1.1K Get Email Contact
13. Bernina Northland Blog
Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
Keep updated for sewing inspiration, tips, and patterns to help you improve your everyday sewing. Bernina Northland is the Sewing Experts, wherever you are in New Zealand. Proudly owned and operated by Sandy and Tim Robinson.
666 Get Email Contact
14. Studio Of Sewing Blog
Auckland, New Zealand
I'm Karina, Owner & Founder of the Studio of Sewing. I truly love sewing and everything related to sewing. I think I have a thread for veins.
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15. NZ Sews
NZ Sews is an online sewing hub, creating a space to bring together all sewists in NZ. Our resource center and NZ-based sewing guides support and promote local, NZ-based sewers, bloggers, and businesses and connect you with a community of sewers in Aotearoa. Our community and instagram group offers a steady stream of inspirations and sewing chat and in time we hope to promote, enable and organize sewing meet-ups and events so that we can support and inspire each other in real life!
2 posts / year Get Email Contact
New Zealand Sewing Bloggers
|Blogger Name||Blog Link||Total Blog Posts|
|Caroline Van Deventer||missmaudesewing.co.nz/blogs/miss-maude-musings-1||16|
|Sophie - Below The Kōwhai||belowthekowhai.nz/blog||16|
New Zealand Sewing Blog Topics
|Topic||Number of posts|
|Rate The Dress||3|
|Behind The Scenes||1|
|Topic||Past Month Count|