Robin Curd, owner of the Bernina Tauranga Sewing Centre was delighted to be involved as a judge and sponsor of this event. It was her pleasure to award the Junior Winner for Best Sewer, Abby Eagle with a bernette 56 sewing machine and Senior Winner for best sewer, Alysha Webster with a Bernina Activa 210 Sewing Machine.

Here is a selection of photos from the event.

Picture: Global Connexions Fashion & Art Competition 2010

Winner of the evening wear section was Alysha Webster, pictured right front in her stunning silver dress

Picture: Global Connexions Fashion & Art Competition 2010

Some interesting outfits, all made from old clothes from the op shops

Picture: Global Connexions Fashion & Art Competition 2010

Entrants in the jeans recycling section

Picture: Global Connexions Fashion & Art Competition 2010

Picture: Global Connexions Fashion & Art Competition 2010

Picture: Global Connexions Fashion & Art Competition 2010

Picture: Global Connexions Fashion & Art Competition 2010

Senior winner of workmanship, Alysha Webster with Robyn Curd of Bernina Tauranga Sewing Centre