Start off your year in the best possible way! Come along and join me and a bunch of other fabulous sewing enthusiasts for a weekend of relaxation, socialising and most important, SEWING!

Allow yourself to be spoiled by our hosts, enjoy comfy, country-style accommodation, delicious food and make the most of the sewing workroom set up just for us!

Due to the popularity of our venue, unfortunately there won’t be any further Sew for Life retreats offered until November 2017. Sooooooo, this will be the only opportunity to attend one before then!


Friday 27 January – Sunday 29 January, 2017

Check in from 2pm Friday afternoon, room check out 10am Sunday with use of the sewing workroom until 2pm.

sewing retreat 2015 workroom


Avalon Homestead, Toodyay, Western Australia (less than 1 hours drive from Midland).

avalon outside

twin bedroom

What’s included:

2 nights twin share accommodation – including ensuite bathroom and linen.

Continental breakfast, 2-course lunch and 3-course dinner for two days, plus tea and coffee all day.

Private sewing workroom set up just for us.  Including cutting tables, ironing facilities, lightbox for tracing, individual work spaces, and all the facilities we could need.

sewing retreat 2015 machine

How much:

$365.00 per person.  There are limited places available (see below for booking terms & conditions).

How to book:

We still have a handful of places available for this retreat.  If you’d like to book a place while our online booking system is temporarily down, please send an email to and we’ll send you an invoice.  Once your invoice is paid your place is confirmed!

Booking Terms & Conditions:

1) Full registration fees are required to be paid on booking to secure your place.

2) CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel within the four weeks prior to the retreat (after 30th December) or are unable to attend the retreat for any reason, there will be no refunds or transfers issued.

If you cancel before the 30th December, there will be a cancellation fee is $100 imposed.  Just to be clear, you will be refunded $265.00 only, prior to December 30, 2016.  IMPORTANT: There will be no exceptions to this so if you are unsure if you can make the retreat and are not happy to pay a $100 cancellation fee if you cancel, please reconsider your booking to avoid disappointment.

3)      Should you choose to pay by direct deposit, note that your place is not secured until full payment is received.  Your invoice is due 7 days from the date of invoice.  Should you require a payment plan, please contact us to make arrangements.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email or message via the Contact page.

sewing retreat 2015 group photo