Wellington Sewing Bloggers Network

The WSBN are a crafty group of fabulous ladies who live in (or near) Wellington, NZ and who love to sew and blog about it.

We are strictly a group of bloggers-who-sew because we think it makes us different to other sewing groups. We “know” each other better through our blogs and our in-real-life meets.

It began in November 2012 with 7 (+ one cute baby) sewing ladies. Tea and cake was shared at Martha’s Pantry and there followed an invasion of Cuba Quarter.

It was an instant success and the Wellington Sewing Bloggers Network was formed.

Now we meet regularly for adventures and to enable keep each other informed of sewing related sales and goodies and generally encourage and help each other with our sewing projects and inspiration.

WSBN Meet - January 2013

WSBN Meet – March 2013
Wendy, Nikki, Sandra, Me, Teresa, Nicola (and Ash), Juliet, Leimomi, Holly
Kat (and Drake), Joy

WSBN Meet – January 2013Kat & Drake, Emily (new member yeah!) Maryanne, JulietJohanna, myself & Nikki (photo courtesy of Kat, random Photoshopping by me)

WSBN Meet – February 2013
The Queen, Joy, Me, Prince Phillip, Kat
Teresa, Johanna, Nikki
Yes that’s right, we met the Queen!

The conquering of Levana (not) – July 2013
Juliet, Teresa, Elisabeth, Johanna, Holly, Emily, Wendy, Nikki, Me

Cat Lady Sewing Challenge – October 2014
Laura, me, Juliet, Sandra
Sophie-Lee, Teresa, Joy & Johanna

Alison – http://alyzcreations.blogspot.co.nz/

Calico Stretch – http://calicostretch.wordpress.com/

Crafty Mermaid – http://crafty-mermaid.blogspot.co.nz/

Elisabeth – http://www.thesewphist.com/http://handmakemeover.wordpress.com/

Emily – http://www.eversoscrumptious.com/

Emma – http://thetakahebites.wordpress.com/

Gemma – http://66stitches.wordpress.com/

Gillian – http://livinglifenz.blogspot.co.nz/

Hvitr – http://hvitr.blogspot.co.nz/

Holly – http://thornecreations.blogspot.co.nz/

Jenna – http://rubydust.wordpress.com/

Jess – https://heycotton.wordpress.com/

Johanna – http://makingitwell.blogspot.co.nz/

Joy – http://acharmofmagpies.wordpress.com

Juliet – http://crazygypsychronicles.blogspot.co.nz/

Kat – http://macskakat.wordpress.com/http://piecesofusproject.wordpress.com/

Kate – http://www.flyingfrog.co.nz 

Kirsten – https://fiftytwofancies.wordpress.com/

Kristina – http://kristinasstyle.tumblr.com/

Laura – http://laulipopnz.wordpress.com/

Leimoni – http://thedreamstress.com/

Linda – http://50andnoclothes.blogspot.co.nz/

Marta – http://sillybillysewing.blogspot.co.nz/

Maryanne – http://www.mademarioncraft.co.nz/, http://sentfrommyiron.blogspot.co.nz/

MaryLouise – http://thanksimadethismyself.wordpress.com/

Melissa – That’s me! You’re already here ;)

Nina – http://ninavirgoblog.wordpress.com/

Nicola – http://silvernswan.wordpress.com/

Nikki – http://nikkisstitches.blogspot.co.nz/

Sandra J – http://sewiststitch.blogspot.co.nz/

Sandra M – https://flossieft.wordpress.com/

Sophie-Lee – http://www.tworandomwordsblog.com/ 

Teresa – http://adventuresofagirlfromthenaki.blogspot.co.nz/

Wendy – http://wenznz.blogspot.co.nz/

Zara – http://fluffystuffy.wordpress.com/

Are you a Wellington Sewing Blogger we’ve missed? Why don’t you join us? Or are you a sewsit who’ll be visiting Wellington? Send me a message and come hang out with us, you won’t regret it.

See you soon! xx

Last page update: 15 Aug 2015

49 thoughts on “Wellington Sewing Bloggers Network

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  6. Hello Melissa
    I am not sure if we have met ?? We have a market stall at the Underground Market and a shop called Whirlwind at Shelly Bay by the ChocKy fish.We sell lots of lovely buttons and trims and other sewing things (along with all the things we make ) and I just wanted to let you know that we are really happy to have lovers of crafting or visit groups with our wares , just say hi if you call by!

    • Hi Michelle, I don’t believe we’ve met but the WSBN have chatted about visiting your store. We like to visit the Chocolate Fish cafe for photos so when the weather gets better we’ll be sure to pop in and say hi :)

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