Episode 7


Claudia is a fellow Sydney home sewist who has only recently discovered the joys of upcycling!

Claudia is currently embarking on a mid-career pivot as a high school teacher specialising in textiles. Her Instagram name is ‘Claudia makes pretty things’ and she’s not afraid to own the fact that she likes making and wearing pretty things.

Claudia's Instagram:

Some of Claudia's makes mentioned on the episode:
Rosa dress by Rosery Apparel paired with with Sagebrush sleeves by Friday Pattern Company
Marlo cardigan by True Bias
Paola Workwear Jacket from fabrics-store.com made from a thrifted wool blanket
Twig and Tale wool coat made from a thrifted wool blanket
Steele pinafore by Elbe Textiles

Other special mentions:

Crocheted Granny Ground Jumper with pattern from Iron Lamb
Felt birthday badges for her boys
Claudia’s first crocheted doily (and it's a stunner!)

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