Sewing Patterns, Pattern Review, Sewing Classes, Sewing Machines and Sewing Machine Reviews!
Platinum Sponsor: Stylish Fabric
Over 20,000 of high quality reorderable fabric

[SIGNUP - FREE Membership & 1 FREE Sewing Lesson ]
[Sewing Classes|Shopping Bag Your Shopping Bag|Login|Help]
Sewing Review and Pattern Reviews Sewing Knowledge Base Sewing Patterns Sewing Classes & Sewing Lessons Sewing Machine & Embroidery Machinery Sewing Message Boards Sewing merchants Blog Help/FAQ About Pattern Review
Enter your e-mail address:




Advanced Search
Tags
New to PR?
Sewing Machines
Compare Sewing Machines
Sewing Machine & Serger Reviews
Embroidery Machines
Sewing Reviews
Sewing Patterns
Review Gallery
Sewing Books
Sewing Supplies
Sewing Websites
Sewing Stores
Sewing Class Reviews
Sewing Expo Reviews
Sewing Tips & Techniques
Sewing Podcasts
NEW!Fabric Glossary
Sewing Review Requests Add a Review Request
Your Account
Edit Profile
My Page
Favorites
Wish List
Pattern Catalog
Notifications
Friends of PR
Join Friends of PR
Find a member
Deal Corner
Photo Album
Calendar
Chat Room
Chat Schedule
Chat Transcripts
Sewing Classifieds
Add a Classified
Sewing Contests
enter contest
contest report
contest gallery
Favorite Links
reviews with comments
merchant gallery
article archive
newsletter archive
Craft Resources
contact info
shipping rates
returns & refunds
testimonials

Platinum Sponsor - Stylish Fabric
Stylish Fabric
You are not logged in. Login here.



Message Board > Regional Communities > NZ-Auckland - want a meet up in March? ( Moderated by Pyrose)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
NZ-Auckland - want a meet up in March?
sheels55

sheels55  Friend of PR
Intermediate
BELGIUM
Member since 9/29/06
Posts: 87
Login to reply to this post

Date: 12/8/12 4:26 PM

I am a newish (UK born) blogger based in Belgium. I am visiting my niece in Auckland, NZ, in March(2013). I would love to meet up with other sewers/sewists. Would anyone be interested?
My lovely OZie friend Val (valeriesownsewingblog.blogspot.com)
is planning to be there too. Please let me know if there is any chance of a meet up and where - I don't want to presume on my niece TOO much !!!!!! so I'm not offering her home - yet!!!!!
Sheila (sewcushions.blogspot.be)

Leslie in NZ
star
Leslie in NZ
Advanced Beginner
NEW ZEALAND
Member since 12/24/05
Posts: 433
Login to reply to this post

Date: 12/8/12 5:11 PM

HI Sheila

When are you coming in March? I live in Auckland and would love to meet up.

------
Leslie (Auckland, NZ)

goosegreen
starstarstar
goosegreen  Friend of PR
Intermediate
AUSTRALIA
Member since 1/9/05
Posts: 2213
Login to reply to this post

Date: 12/8/12 6:55 PM

Oh bugger....I'll be in Auckland in September!

------
Alison in suburbia - Sydney Australia
My sewing blog: http://nosilasews.blogspot.com/

Keeper of the flock - Janome MC8000, Janome MC4900QC, Elna Elina 40, Husqvarna Rose, Janome DC2101, Singer 201K, Elna Contessa, Janome My Excel 18W, Janome 634D & 534D overlockers, Janome Coverpro 1000CPX.

sheels55

sheels55  Friend of PR
Intermediate
BELGIUM
Member since 9/29/06
Posts: 87
Login to reply to this post

In reply to Leslie in NZ <<


Date: 12/9/12 1:00 AM

Great! Looking forward to meeting you (and picking your brain about sewing in Auckland and just generally chatting about sewing).
I'm in Auckland for almost all of March - my sewing sister (same birth parents - in-joke, but will explain if you are mildly interested) will also be there. In fact it is her daughter we are staying with.
I'm excited already!

sheels55

sheels55  Friend of PR
Intermediate
BELGIUM
Member since 9/29/06
Posts: 87
Login to reply to this post

In reply to goosegreen <<


Date: 12/9/12 1:09 AM

Goosegreen (great name!)
I'm sure that Auckland sewers could fit in another getogether for you.
I know that if anyone (sewer, that is) was visiting Brussels, I would drop everything, with no hesitation at all, to meet up.
We sewers are considerate like that!
Obsessive,perhaps, but when did that become a bad thing?

Leslie in NZ
star
Leslie in NZ
Advanced Beginner
NEW ZEALAND
Member since 12/24/05
Posts: 433
Login to reply to this post

In reply to sheels55 <<


Date: 12/10/12 1:51 AM

If you are here on Saturday 2 March you could come to the sewing guild meeting and meet lots of other sewists. In any case, my cel number is oh two one eight one three one one five. I would love to hear from you when you get here.

------
Leslie (Auckland, NZ)

sheels55

sheels55  Friend of PR
Intermediate
BELGIUM
Member since 9/29/06
Posts: 87
Login to reply to this post

In reply to Leslie in NZ <<


Date: 12/10/12 2:25 AM

Thanks Leslie. I don't think I'll have reaches Auckland by then. But I shall note the phone number.
I'm starting to get really excited about the sewing side of the trip!!

sheels55

sheels55  Friend of PR
Intermediate
BELGIUM
Member since 9/29/06
Posts: 87
Login to reply to this post

Date: 2/23/13 5:26 PM

My trip to NZ/Auckland is approaching fast. Should be there from 5 March until 25 March and would love love to have a meet-up or two or three ..... In fact, I am certain that my sanity would require it!!!
So looking forward to my holiday - if iIcan bring anything over from Europe, please let me know

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Regional Communities >> NZ-Auckland - want a meet up in March?

Merchants on PR
So Vintage Patterns
Thank You for Joining!
Deals!
Fitz Like a Glove Ironing Board Cover
Made In Australia
Deals!
SewBaby
Unique Sewing Patterns
Deals!
Budo Bear Designs
Asian Designs
Web site
Patterns from the Past
vintage sewing patterns
Deals!

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.
Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Online Sewing Classes
Create a Jacket Muslin
Fee: $29.00
(Regular $49.00)
Create a Jacket Muslin

Online Sewing Classes
Serging Ahead with your 5 Thread Serger
Fee: $29.00
(Regular $49.00)
Serging Ahead with your 5 Thread Serger

Simplicity 2599
photo
Review by Dilliander on 12/25/12
Read Review

Oliver + S Secret Agent Trench Coat Digital Pattern ( 6M- 4)
Oliver + S Secret Agent Trench Coat Digital Pattern ( 6M- 4)

Details
Price: $15.95
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Lily Bird Studio Spring dress Digital Pattern
Lily Bird Studio Spring dress Digital Pattern

Details
Price: $8.90
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Kwik Sew 3740 Tops
photo
Review by Danvillegi... on 6/27/10
Read Review

SewBaby Patchwork Purse Pattern
SewBaby Patchwork Purse Pattern

Details
Price: $9.95
Add to Bag Add to Bag

PerfectFuse Sheer White
PerfectFuse Sheer White

Details
Price: $7.95
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Burda 7326 Pattern
Burda 7326 Pattern

Details
Price: $11.95
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Butterick 5891 Pattern ( Size 16-18-20-22-24 )
Butterick 5891 Pattern ( Size 16-18-20-22-24 )

Details
Price: $18.95
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Subscribe to PR Message Board Feed Subscribe to the PR Message Board Feed Add to My Yahoo! Subscribe at NewsGator Online Subscribe at Bloglines Add to MyMSN