Tag Archives: sewing

Well Done To Our 3rd Graduate!

This amazing woman has persevered through hardship to turn up to 10 weeks worth of the Greeves St. Project to graduate with her sewing machine today. We understand participants may not make it to the group over ten consecutive weeks … Continue reading

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Graduate Number 2!

It seems a long time since the woman holding this beautiful embroidered button she’d just finished, began her involvement with the Greeves St. project. But, I think anyway, that is because we have grown to know her and love her … Continue reading

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What The Women Are Making

We are moving through the ten week program so quickly now. I mean this in the sense that it is flying by and I don’t want it to ever have to end. Friday afternoons are fun. And creative. And funny. … Continue reading

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Our First Greeves St. Project Graduate Receives Her Machine

After sewing every Friday afternoon for nearly a year, and helping to create a process rich and interesting course for others, our first participant has received her own sewing machine. Thanks Roger Smith, at the Statewide Sewing Centre Coburg store, … Continue reading

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The Sewing Group Began Today!

Okay, so we are all super excited about sewing now. Thanks to the amazing women who came today to the Greeves St. Sewing Group. Thanks also to the people at Urban Seed for hosting our group. Everyone had so much … Continue reading

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Trial New Product: Up-cycled Jeans Baskets

Greeves St. is launching the sewing and small business program for our clients this Friday. We hope some of the women St Kilda Gatehouse works with will come along and have heaps of fun. One of the four wonderful volunteers, … Continue reading

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