Meet Gretchen "Gertie" Hirsch at our Q&A evening!

What to Wear

  • Why not pop on one of your own creations from Gertie patterns? Show off your vintage style? Or pop on something utterly gorgeous?

Meet Gretchen "Gertie" Hirsch at our Q&A evening!

About This Event

Class Schedule

  • One off event - 7pm to 9pm on Saturday 6th May 2017.

What You Will Learn

  • Meet the author of possibly the web's most popular sewing blog: Gertie's New Blog for Better Sewing
  • Get a close look at some of Gertie's Ultimate Dresses
  • "Sew & Tell" with Gertie

What You Get

  • Drinks and nibbles to enjoy throughout
  • The chance to win a $100 Thread Den Gift Certificate
  • An evening with Gretchen "Gertie" Hirsch during her #gertiedoesaustralia visit!


Gretchen "Gertie" Hirsch is a passionate home seamstress, an in demand sewing teacher and coming to Thread Den for a fun evening of drinks, "Sew & Tell" and, chatting about her dresses, sewing patterns, books, blog and more, during her #gertiedoesaustralia visit.   

Gertie is the author of three books - Gertie's New Book for Better SewingGertie Sews Vintage Casual, and her most recent; Gertie's Ultimate Dress Book. If you haven't read it from end to end, you have to get into her sewing blog, where it all started: Gertie's New Blog for Better Sewing.  She also has a range of patterns released by Butterick; Patterns by Gertie.  There is a beautiful range of GERTIE By Gretchen Hirsch Fabrics. And she's done so much more! Are you convinced 

The chance to win a $100 Thread Den Gift Certificate

Wear or bring with you on the evening a garment that you have made from one of Gertie's books, patterns or fabrics, or a garment that features skills and techniques you've recreated from her blog.  You need to be in attendence to win.  Why not join our own Sew-A-Long making a Gertie dress so you can show off to her on the evening too?

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