Welcome to The Gaye Abandon School of Sewing and Upcycling
Sewing Classes in Melbourne's Inner West!
Our workroom is located in Footscray, close to public transport. We offer stimulating sewing classes in Melbourne's Inner West along with fun textile workshops and private lessons. We cater to students of all levels from absolute beginners keen to learn sewing skills, to those wanting to finesse their knowledge or work on a special project. Our sewing school is fully equipped with sewing machines, overlockers and all the other gear you need to get you started. Learn how to sew clothes and homewares, read sewing patterns or use a sewing machine. We are passionate about sustainable textiles and can teach you how to mend, refashion your wardrobe, sew slowly by hand and much more!
We also offer a range of Gaye Abandon handmade products created from upcycled textiles. Custom orders, sewing and mending commissions are welcomed!
Fun, affordable classes customised to your sewing needs!
From team building events to hen's days we can create an exciting and useful workshop for you
Gaye Abandon creates unique, beautiful items out of upcycled vintage materials