Sewing 101

The first 10 videos of our new Youtube channel Sewing Vintage with Tara Moss are live! Creating these little Sewing 101 vlogs and tutorials has been a labour of love over the past few months – they are shot by my husband Berndt Sellheim and feature family, sewing bee friends and words of wisdom from those who know […]

Fashion Insider Clare Press on our global Wardrobe Crisis

Our society is overloaded with stuff. In this context, the vintage wardrobe makes perfect sense: because it’s re-using a resource that is already in existence, and uses no virgin materials. Clare Press, who urges us ‘not underestimate the power of vintage, thrifted, second-hand and upcyled fashion’, is a fashion insider who has decided to use her […]

Cherry Dollface on Vintage, Optimism and her Upcoming Aus Visit

Born in California and raised in Portland, the delightful Cherry Dollface began modelling in 2005 and started her popular Youtube Channel in 2011, where she uploads new videos twice a week and makes content ranging from vintage hair, makeup and styling tutorials to day-in-the-life videos. Cherry’s channel was one of the first I found when I was […]

My new Youtube Channel: Sewing Vintage with Tara Moss

I’m pleased to announce my new vlog series, Sewing Vintage with Tara Moss. Check out the introduction to the series, including an explanation of why I sew and why I use the term ‘sewist’! Brought to you my friends at Bernina and shot by my husband Berndt Sellheim, my new Sewing Vintage series is where you can learn to sew your own […]

My First Gertie Dress

I began learning to sew last year, and roughly 10 months on, I finally had the courage to make my first Gertie dress. The marvellous Gretchen Hirsch grabbed my attention early on with her fresh approach to blogging and sewing, her bio: ‘Let’s talk sewing, feminism and kitties’, and her love of vintage style – and great tattoos. I was […]