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Extremely Happy

Hi, I have been using Gwenda of Sew n Design for a number of years. Her alterations to garments are 1st class and I am extremely happy with her work as well as the prompt return of the garments.

Cheryl Stone
Very friendly, expert, efficient service

Dealing with Gwenda was a seamless experience! She is friendly, efficient and excellent at what she does. Thanks so much.

Danielle Wright
excellent alterations

It is very uncommon to find someone who does such careful and professional alterations. They don’t look like ‘altered garments’; they look like new garments, except that they fit perfectly!

Judith F.
A Pleasurable Experience

This was a very pleasurable experience. Gwenda is very friendly & professional, giving us hints about our material and our upcoming formal. Thanks again!

Gwen is a font of knowledge

After 20 years of being away from the drafting table and sewing machine, I have recently returned to the fashion industry, establishing my own made to measure special occasion wear business. I had the pleasure of calling on the professional… Read more “Gwen is a font of knowledge”

James Weeks
James Bespoke Couture
Thank you!

Thank you Gwenda for a wonderful job on Grace’s formal dress. She looks amazing and we can’t wait to show you the final outcome. Thanks again!

Master of her Craft

Thank you so much Gwenda for altering my daughter’s formal dress. The hem was the perfect length! You are a true master of your craft and your extra work to get the perfect fit with some unscheduled last minute alterations… Read more “Master of her Craft”

Kirsty Gray
Amazing Service

Thank you Gwenda for your amazing attention to detail.

Sofie & Robyn

Thank you so much. The dress looks perfect. You did a great job. Much appreciated.

Looks Amazing

Thank you Gwenda. Super fast and super good. It looks amazing!

Excellent Service

Thank you so much Gwenda! Such excellent service. Excellent craftsmanship and a wonderful, friendly manner. I would highly recommend you.

Fantastic Job

Absolutely fantastic job Gwenda. Stunning.

Fast, Friendly service

Thank you Gwenda. We really appreciated the fast, friendly service. Would definitely recommend you.

Quick and Professional

Thanks for your quick and professional work for Monique’s dress! You have done an amazing job

Nat and Monique
An Evening Dress shortened

Gwenda altered my long evening dress a little shorter and it looks absolutely fabulous now. It lifted the whole look of the dress – you did a fab. job Gwenda – thank you !

Sheelagh Clark
Professional Service

Thank you Gwenda! Very professional service, excellent advice and wonderful alteration

Karen & Emma D
Excellent Advice and Service

Thank you for your opinions, advice and great service. Greatly appreciated!

Lianne & Tara
Great Service

Thanks Gwenda. Great service and lovely work. Would definitely recommend!

Fabulous work

Thanks so much! Sarah’s dress is fabulous. Your work is amazing and you are so easy breezy to deal with.

Cath & Sarah

Thank you so much Gwenda! You did an absolute fantastic job with my daughters formal dress alterations. Your knowledge and attention to detail is amazing. You made the whole process easy. Will definitely be back.

Allison Woolmer
Gwenda is Incredible

Gwenda is incredible, Did both of my dresses and they both fit perfectly! such high quality service! Thank you!!! <3

Such a Legend

Such a legend Gwenda, Always so helpful. I’ll be back.

Thank you Gwenda

Thank you Gwenda, You are amazing and was very quick. Thanks!


Gwenda is simply marvelous! Her knowledge and attention to detail combined with her excellent service mean that I’ll be back often!

Thanks Gwenda

Thanks Gwenda, Super fast service & with a smile.

Jess & Fiona
Thank you Gwenda!

Thank you Gwenda! Such an easy transaction. such a beautiful job. So very happy. Thank you

Adrianna & Chloe
Thank you Gwen

Thank you Gwen You are an amazing worker. My dress is magical now.

Love Gwenda’s work

Love Gwenda’s work. You are very good at what you do. I am a satisfied customer. Thank you

Letitia Molinas
Satisfied Customer

Return and Satisfied Customer. Gwenda has done dresses for 4 weddings for our family and friends. She is friendly and always does a great job in a timely manner. Thanks Gwenda

Nielle Lievano
Production Processes

Every time I visit Gwenda I learn something new! This has been invaluable to us in developing new products to market.

Jane Williams
Quads Active Wear
Maroon Jovani Gown

Gwenda was very prompt and accommodating in fitting me in, in short notice to alter a dress for an event. She did a great job and made the whole process seamless.

Finally! Freedom by making it yourself

Gwenda is a wonderful teacher. I came to her asking to be taught how to create a small production run of long sleeve shirts for my daughter as I was at my wit’s end trying to find pretty, sun protective… Read more “Finally! Freedom by making it yourself”

Thanks Gwenda for advice on

Thanks Gwenda for advice on sewing machines!

Professional In All Respects

I have been using Sew n Design by Gwenda for the last four years for all my alterations. Gwenda is one of the most professional people I have met in terms of her manner, attention to detail and her ability… Read more “Professional In All Respects”

Camille McKee
Amazing service and outstanding quality

Gwenda did an absolutely superb job with the alterations that I required, not just meeting my expectations but exceeding them considering how specific the request was Her work is work you can trust not only is it of extremely high… Read more “Amazing service and outstanding quality”

Jonah Pope
Excellent alterations

Gwenda did a great job making alterations to my bridesmaid dress, including dealing with tricky boning. I was really pleased with the professional result, and reasonable rates. Thanks Gwenda!

Joelle Lenz
Above and Beyond

Thank you for always going above and beyond your teacher duties. Your generosity and guidance will be something I’ll appreciate forever.

Sewco Demonstration

I was absolutely in awe of your talent, enthusiasm and inspirational attitude to your trade/craft. Your talent and ability to do so much for the sewing industry should be recognised and applauded. The varied sewing/construction you do of different garments… Read more “Sewco Demonstration”

TAFE Fashion teaching an inspiration

Gwenda was a great teacher and helped me throughout the 14 months of being here. It helped completely decide that I still want to pursue a career in fashion designing. It was a great experience to partake in and I… Read more “TAFE Fashion teaching an inspiration”

TAFE Student
Enjoyable and Knowledgable

Gwenda really is the best at what she does. She combines excellent skills with open communication. She knows all the old tailoring tricks with a keen eye on coming trends, and clearly has fun with the garments she makes. What… Read more “Enjoyable and Knowledgable”

Ais OfThe Lings

If I need something done perfectly to my specific needs, I go to Gwenda

Scott Piper
Helpful and Knowledgable

Gwenda was very personable and helpful – she sat down with me and between us we worked out what needed to be done. She knew her trade well, and had the job completed in a timely manner.

J.J. Ellis
Fantastic Results!

Gwen did an amazing alteration on my dress. The material was delicate and tricky however she managed to complete the job a day earlier than expected with fantastic results! Definitely recommended. Worth every cent!

Alisha Kennedy