SYTYCD - Textiles 2017

Congratulations to all of our wonderful finalists of So You Think You Can Design - Textiles 2017 !

Lyndale Secondary College - Mineth Fonseka & Yusra Nowfar

Northcote High School - Leeawuleena Horler Skiotis & Amelie Kleinschmidt 

Genazzano FCJ College Grace Nesbitt and Lisa Biasotto

And a VERY special mention to Mineth & Yusra (and their teacher Sarah Bulkeley) from Lyndale who were the overall winners.

Here they are pictured with Cathy Sofarnos from Bernina Australia and their prize - a Bernina overlocker each!


Click HERE for the SYTYCD - Textiles 2017 Challenges.


The competition took place in 2 stages:

Stage 1: Two design challenges completed in school by 1st May 2017.  Teachers then chose two winners and submitted their work to DATTA Vic.

Stage 2: The finalists from stage 1 competed live at our 60,000 Years of Australian Design & Technologies conference at Harvester Technical College in Sunshine on the 12th & 13th May.


All finalists received prizes, and the 2 winners each won a Bernina overlocker! Accompanying teachers attendeded the conference for free.

Thanks to our generous sponsors for their help and support with SYTYCD Textiles 2017