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British Sewing Awards 2017

2017 Awards

The categories

  • Best New Product for 2017 Winner - Clover Mini Wonder Clips

    Highly Commended - Fiskars Rotating Cutting Mat

    Highly Commended - Creative Grids Non-Slip Rulers

  • Favourite Sewing Book 2017 Winner - Half Yard Vintage by Debbie Shore

    Highly Commended - Girl With A Sewing Machine by Jenniffer Taylor

    Highly Commended - Use Scraps, Sew Blocks, Make 100 Quilts by Stuart Hillard

  • Best Fabric Brand Winner - Liberty of London

    Highly Commended - Moda Fabric

    Highly Commended - Makower UK

  • Best Thread Brand Winner - Gütermann

    Highly Commended - Aurifil

    Highly Commended - Madeira

  • Best UK Chain Store Winner - John Lewis

    Highly Commended - Hobbycraft

    Highly Commended - Sew Over It

  • Best Major Pattern House Winner - Simplicity

    Highly Commended - Vogue

    Highly Commended - McCall's

  • Best Exhibition/Event 2017 Winner - Festival of Quilts, NEC Birmingham

    Highly Commended - The Knitting & Stitching Show, Olympia

    Highly Commended - Hobbycrafts, NEC Birmingham

  • Top Sewing Workshops/Courses Winner - Sew Over It, London

    Highly Commended - Sew Creative, Petersfield

    Highly Commended - Lady Sew and Sew, Henley-on-Thames

  • Most Outstanding Sew Saturday Event 2017 Winner - Guthrie & Ghani, Moseley, Birmingham

    Highly Commended - The Little House of Patchwork, Chichester

    Highly Commended - Hollies Haberdashery, Newcastle-under-Lyme

  • Most Inspirational Sewing Personality Winner - Tilly Walnes

    Highly Commended - Debbie Shore

    Highly Commended - Lisa Comfort

  • Best Sewing Blog Winner - Tilly and the Buttons

    Highly Commended - Sew Over It

    Highly Commended - Debbie Shore

  • Best Independent Haberdashery Shop (Northern Ireland) Winner - Craftswoman Fabrics, Carrickfergus

    Highly Commended - Sew Unique Fabrics, Bangor

    Highly Commended - Mrs Sew ‘n’ Sew, Portadown

  • Best Independent Haberdashery Shop (Midlands) Winner - Guthrie & Ghani, Birmingham

    Highly Commended - The Cotton Patch, Birmingham

    Highly Commended - Sew Me Something, Stratford-upon-Avon

  • Best Independent Haberdashery Shop (Wales) Winner - White Gecko Craft Lounge, Dinas Powys

    Highly Commended - Lee Mill Fabrics, Swansea

    Highly Commended - Butterfly Fabrics, Cardiff

  • Best Independent Haberdashery Shop (South of England) Winner - Lady Sew and Sew, Henley-on-Thames

    Highly Commended - The Village Haberdashery, London

    Highly Commended - Sew Creative, Petersfield

  • Best Independent Haberdashery Shop (Scotland) Winner - The Dress Fabric Company, Edinburgh

    Highly Commended - Mandors Fabric Store, Glasgow

    Highly Commended - Butterfly Fabrics, Inverurie

  • Best Independent Haberdashery Shop (North of England) Winner - Fabworks Mill Shop, Dewsbury

    Highly Commended - The Fat Quarters, Newcastle upon Tyne

    Highly Commended - Dolly’s Haberdashery and Sewing School, Warrington

  • Best Instagram Winner - Tilly and the Buttons

    Highly Commended - Sew Over It

    Highly Commended - Lauren Guthrie

  • Best Independent Pattern House Winner - Tilly and the Buttons

    Highly Commended - Sew Over It

    Highly Commended - Sew Me Something

  • Best Online Retailer Winner - Minerva Crafts

    Highly Commended - Sew Over It

    Highly Commended - Jaycotts

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (Bernina) Winner - Aurora 440 QE

    Highly Commended - 770 QE

    Highly Commended - 830

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (Brother) Winner - FS130QC

    Highly Commended - Innov-is 350SE

    Highly Commended - Innov-is V3

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (Husqvarna) Winner - Sapphire 870 Quilt

    Highly Commended - Rose 600

    Highly Commended - Designer Jade 35

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (Janome) Winner - DC3050

    Highly Commended - Atelier 5

    Highly Commended - DKS100

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (Juki) Winner - MO-1000

    Highly Commended - Exceed HZL-F600

    Highly Commended - HZL-DX7

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (PFAFF) Winner - Creative 4.5

    Highly Commended - Quilt Expression 4.2

    Highly Commended - Performance 5.0

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (Singer) Winner - Confidence 7465

    Highly Commended - Stitch Sew Quick

    Highly Commended - Confidence 7463

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (Toyota) Winner - Oekaki Renaissance

    Highly Commended - RS2000

    Highly Commended - SLR4D MK2

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