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Recent Sewing reviews in Newcastle

Great quality sewing! Vandana worked very hard on a complicated task for me and it turned out great! She is lovely to deal with and I will be using her services again in the future I am sure!

Sew a satin boarder to a blanket


Fantastic job on patching up my dogs jumper! Thanks 👍

Sew my dogs jumper back together


Not enough stars! Could not be happier with my garment! Far exceeded my expectations, so professionally and beautifully finished. Prompt return, understood my needs, offered her wonderful expert suggestions & a lovely lady. Happy to recommend and will be using Elsies services again.

I need sewing


Khalida did an absolutely awesome job with making some new mattress covers for my van. Top quality, finishes the task quicker than requested and a very nice lady to deal with. I would definitely recommend and would contact her in future again if needed.

Sewing together new mattress covers


Great, happy with service

I have knitted a beanie and I need someone to sew


Khalida did a great job in replacing covers for my outdoor lounge. The quality of work is great, and she is a lovely lady to deal with.

Sewing outdoor lounge cushions


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What do sewing services include?

Sewing services include dressmaking, tailoring, and clothing alteration and repair. Our platform connects you with sewing experts for various items, such as prom dresses, trousers, jackets, and streetwear. Whether you need a jumpsuit made from scratch or a dress was taken up, you’ll find Taskers who can help. Here’s a list of sewing tasks you can get done through our platform. 

Custom sewing 

Hire a sewist who can create clothes for you based on a sketch, existing garment, or Pinterest inspiration. Bespoke dressmaking or tailoring lets you achieve the perfect fit and style. And you’re sure to have a one-of-a-kind garment you’ll love to wear for the years to come. Sewing experts can sew custom garments, including prom dresses, costumes, wedding dresses, and polo shirts. 

If you run a small business, put up a task and find an experienced sewer who can produce your products, be it womenswear or small mittens. When your pieces are ready, a fashion photographer can take amazing photos of your clothes – ready for posting on Instagram!   

Clothing repair 

Sewists offer clothing repair services. They can fix a broken zip or sew on a button. No task is too small! Clothing repair also includes mending holes and stitching up linings. Discovered a rip on your dress, and your party is a few hours away? Put up a task and find nearby sewing services in minutes. 

Once you’ve accepted an offer, your Tasker can come by and deal with your clothing emergency. If you’re in no rush, go ahead and have a sewer fix up or restyle an old garment you love. You could even hire a Tasker to dry-clean a dusty coat or iron your clothes. 

Clothing alteration 

Sewers can alter clothes in many ways, such as adjusting the length of trousers or tightening a skirt around the waist. Sewing experts can also add features to a garment, whether it’s adding nifty pockets to a dress or sewing patches onto sleeves. 

Clothing alteration is a great way to customise or update a garment to a wearer’s preference. Find sewing alteration services near you today by putting up a task and telling us what you need to be done.  

Upholstery and drapery sewing

Aside from clothing, sewing experts can work on upholstery, linens, and other items. Upholstery sewing includes sewing couch cushions and repairing zips on seat covers. You can also find local sewing machinists who sew pillow covers or curtains. Whatever you need, we’ll connect you with Taskers equipped to do the job.  

Sewing lessons 

Learn how to mend a garment yourself or get started on your dream clothing business. You can avail affordable and quality sewing lessons through our platform. We’ll help you find sewing experts happy to teach you sewing skills

Whether you’d like to start a new hobby or become an independent sewing machinist, sewing lessons can help you achieve your goals. Simply put up a task, set your budget, and get offers from local sewing lessons near you. 

Recent Sewing tasks in Newcastle

Sewing job


Rathmines NSW 2283, Australia

22nd Jan 2024

I need to unstitch and replace clasps on 2 my nursing bra with new, stronger ones that I have purchased. I have a sewing machine at my home but I don't know how to use it. - Due date: Flexible

I need to have a dress sewn in a seam please.


Merewether NSW, Australia

17th Jan 2024

I need a dress sewn in the seam that came apart when stood on. It will need to be hand sewn and has lots of glitter.. - Due date: Before Friday, 19 January 2024

Sew Satin Bows


The Hill NSW, Australia

14th Dec 2023

Looking for someone to be able to do a similar style bow to the image. Not for a dress but for decoration. Can provide all material etc. Will be a on going paid task if able to do so 😊 - Due date: Flexible

Sewing Lessons


Charlestown NSW, Australia

6th Dec 2023

I need one-on-one lessons from a sewing instructor to teach me basic clothing alteration skills (taking in waist of pants, shortening pant length) through use of my sewing machine (see brother sewing machine in photo attached) - Due date: Flexible

Making/sewing of fabric crown for 1st birthday party


Newcastle NSW, Australia

6th Dec 2023

I’ve ordered something online for my son’s 1st birthday party but it’s looking like it won’t arrive from overseas in time. It’s a linen fabric crown with small pom poms and his name stitched on to the front. *the picture displayed is the colours I’m after, though the name is incorrect - Due date: Before Sunday, 10 December 2023

So pleased and impressed with Mia’s work! Thank you so much!

White padded grand piano cover to be sewed


Valentine NSW 2280, Australia

7th Nov 2023

Seeking an experienced sewer! My daughter has been gifted a stunning Kawaii white grand piano. To protect it from little hands/drinks/accidents I require a piano cover to be sewed. It must be white and padded and attractive. Unfortunately this can not be purchased so must be made by a talented person who can sew! I have attached a photo of a piece of sample quilted and felted material which I am happy to send to you if helpful. - Due date: Flexible

Curtain sewing


Bar Beach NSW 2300, Australia

4th Jul 2023

I have curtains that are in 3 pieces. They need to be joined on the vertical seam, then split in the centre of the new bigger piece. - Due date: Before Thursday, 6 July 2023

Take up dress, hem pants, sew 1 button on 2 pairs of pants


Elermore Vale NSW, Australia

19th May 2023

Needing a dress taken up, removing a frill to take from a maxi to a mini dress. Need a button put on two pairs of pants and a pair of pants taken up also - Due date: Before Friday, 19 May 2023

Sewing a gathered king size valance


Hamilton DC NSW 2303, Australia

8th May 2023

I am after a king sized ruffled linen valance with split corners - Due date: Flexible

Sew a king sized ruffled valance


Hamilton DC NSW 2303, Australia

7th May 2023

I need a king sized ruffled linen valance made with split corners - Due date: Flexible

Sew invisible pockets into dress


Whitebridge NSW, Australia

6th May 2023

Hi, looking for tailor/seamstress to add left and right pockets into my dress. I can drop the dress off. Photos of dress and photo of the type of pocket to add. - Due date: Flexible

Sew a hem on curtains


Warners Bay NSW, Australia

14th Mar 2023

I have 2 x curtains that are 120cm wide each and need them both to be taken up/hemmed with a sewing machine and excess material removed. They are polyester with a rubber backing - classed as thermal coated curtains from Spotlight. I am in Warners Bay (newcastle) NSW - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 31 March 2023

Peita performed my task with perfection. Peita is very friendly and has loads of energy. I would recommend Peita to anyone.

Ten patches sewn on work shirts. Five patches on jeans. Newy or Singo.


Newcastle NSW, Australia

15th Feb 2023

Sew on patches on work shirts and jeans. - Due date: Before Sunday, 19 February 2023

Excellent job and communication. Would highly recommend.

Sew a pair of shorts


Rankin Park NSW 2287, Australia

14th Feb 2023

Looking for someone to sew a pair of short shorts for me- fabric provided and I have another pair of shorts as a pattern/, example. - Due date: Before Thursday, 16 February 2023



New Lambton NSW, Australia

8th Feb 2023

- We have some curtains that need adjusting in height and also sewed together to make width wider. - We have them and can drop off. - Needing someone with great sewing skills. - Due date: Flexible

Wonderful to work with!

Sew cushions for dining chairs


Cooks Hill NSW, Australia

9th Jan 2023

I have six dining chairs needing replacement tie on seat cushions. I would provide fabric. Pictures show what I’d like. Fabric is expensive Marimeko design. It requires a good quality job including piping. Not for an amateur. - Due date: Flexible

Donna’s sewing abilities surpassed my expectations. She is absolutely a professional with pride in her work. I’m very very happy with the finished product. Donna communicated well throughout our interaction for a ample discussing style of zipper, thickness of foam. She made it very easy for me by providing expert advise where I had no idea. I would absolutely return to Donna and highly recommend her

Sewing curtains for a camper van


Newcastle NSW, Australia

22nd Dec 2022

I need someone with sewing skills to sew curtains together for a camper van - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 1 January 2023

Cutting fabric for sewing


Kahibah NSW 2290, Australia

16th Dec 2022

For sewing to cut fabric - Due date: Flexible

Sew curtains


Adamstown NSW 2289, Australia

2nd Dec 2022

Need 3 curtains sewn including curtain tracks fixed into a pre made recess and pull rods. Materials will be supplied. Curtin 1 - 2715 wide x 1521 drop inc. sewn lining. S wave header. Curtain 2 - 3350 wide x1018 drop. S wave header. Curtain 3. 2730 wide x 2400 drop. S wave header. 10cm sewn hem to all curtains. Needs to be site measured and dimensions confirmed prior to commencement. - Due date: Before Thursday, 15 December 2022

Sewing fashion toile samples


Cooks Hill NSW, Australia

10th Nov 2022

Small business needing help with sewing sample garments. Experience with French seams, sewing silk and fine fabrics a must. Flexible working days and hours. Hybrid working possible - $35 + an hour based on experience. - Due date: Flexible