When Producer Jennifer Macey was gifted a sewing machine, she fell down a rabbit hole on social media.
She began looking at pictures of other home sewers and independent pattern makers posing in their hand-made outfits and soon decided to embrace the hobby for herself.
Before long, she’d formed a whole new community.
Carol Coxhedge, Sewing teacher and owner of Calico Corner, Woonona, @carol2shell
Caz Adams, Sewing teacher at Usefulbox in Sydney and organiser of Sydney Frocktails, @usefulbox
Clare Sanders and Kylie Crowe, Owners of Minerva’s Bower Fabric Shop in the Blue Mountains, @minervasbower
Emily Hundt, Pattern designer and owner of In the Folds, @inthefolds
Kylie Brule, Owner and Creator of Kylie and the Machine labels, @kylieandthemachine