Sewing Ideas! Inspiration to fire up the machine!

Date :
April 15, 2020

We are SO EXCITED about our new range of May Gibbs fabric. The idea of our gorgeous designs making their way out into the big wide world absolutely warms our hearts. Our iconic range has excited and delighted for over 100 years and we are thrilled to our very core to be inspiring brands all over Australia. Read on to find out more!


So Who’s On Board?

Gorgeous handmade pieces are to be found by the gumnut leaf load! Here are just a few that we’re in love with.

Oranges and Lemons Handmade

Gorgeous dresses for children that are perfectly designed for a good, old-fashioned frolic in the great outdoors.

Little Ray

Bonnets to adorn tiny heads. Elegant, stylish and oh-so-cute.

Mary Rose

Zip purses designed to store all of your beautiful bits and bobs.

Dream a Little

We’re going crazy for these divine dresses.

Petite & Adorable

Rompers! Is there anything cuter?

NeNe & Bop

The most perfect little coin purses that you ever did see.


Cot sheets to inspire dreams of sweet little gumnuts for the tiniest bush babies.

Rummage Style

May Gibbs fabrics and sewing ideas aren’t just for little ones!

Me and Leigh Creations

Clutch purses to make you clutch your chest while you’re overwhelmed by the sweetness.

Tailoring for Miss Polly

Don’t let dolly miss out! Here are some beautiful dolls dresses to complement any playroom.

These are just a few of the amazing products currently on the market that use our divine May Gibbs fabrics as inspiration for wonderfully crafted sewing ideas. We’ve had such an impressive run on our new line of fabrics and we’re just so excited to see them popping up all over the internet. Prepare to get lost in a whirlpool of whimsy!

Nerida Hansen Print and Textiles

You can purchase your May Gibbs fabrics right here. There are SO MANY SOLD OUT already so why wait? Get in on the action and get that sewing machine fired up!

Share your May Gibbs sewing ideas with us!

We’re inspired by YOUR creativity, too. What have you sewn? We’d love to see your big sewing ideas and share them with our audience. Make sure you comment on this post with some wonderful photos or links to your handmade creations and we will include them in an upcoming blog.

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Contributed By Crafty Bec
Crafty Bec is here to help stimulate little imaginations and spark a creative flame in little people. Inspired by May Gibbs’ own passion for creative writing and art, Bec helps educators and mums to embrace nature inspired creativity.