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British Sewing Awards 2018

2018 Awards

The categories

  • Best Independent Pattern House Winner - Tilly and the Buttons

    Highly Commended - Sew Over It

    Highly Commended - My Handmade Wardrobe

  • Best Sewing Software Brand Winner - Brother

    Highly Commended - Janome

    Highly Commended - Bernina

  • Best Fabric Cutting Machine Winner - Brother ScanNcut

    Highly Commended - AccuQuilt GO!

    Highly Commended - Cricut Maker

  • Best Thread Brand Winner - Gütermann

    Highly Commended - DMC

    Highly Commended - Madeira

  • Best UK Chain Winner - Hobbycraft

    Highly Commended - Abakhan Fabrics

    Highly Commended - John Lewis

  • Best Major Pattern House Winner - Simplicity

    Highly Commended - Vogue

    Highly Commended - New Look

  • Best Online Retailer Winner - Minerva Crafts

    Highly Commended - Create and Craft

    Highly Commended - Girl Charlee

  • Best Sewing Blog Winner - Tilly and the Buttons

    Highly Commended - The Fold Line

    Highly Commended - Rachel Pinheiro

  • Best Independent Retailers (Scotland) Winner - The Peacock and the Tortoise

    Highly Commended - Mandors Fabric Store

    Highly Commended - Buttons and Blethers

  • Best Independent Retailers (North of England) Winner - Dolly's Haberdashery & Sewing School

    Highly Commended - Oh Sew Sweet Shop @ The Hut

    Highly Commended - BST Fabrics

  • Best Independent Retailers (Midlands) Winner - Guthrie & Ghani

    Highly Commended - The Cotton Patch

    Highly Commended - Crafty Sew & So

  • Best Independent Retailers (Ireland) Winner - Sew Unique Fabrics

    Highly Commended - Fiddlesticks Fabrics

    Highly Commended - CLOTH

  • Best Independent Retailers (Wales) Winner - Calico Kate

    Highly Commended - J&B Sewing Machines

    Highly Commended - Lee Mill Fabrics

  • Best Independent Retailers (South of England) Winner - Lady Sew and Sew

    Highly Commended - Sewisfaction

    Highly Commended - Eclectic Maker

  • Most Inspirational Sewing Personality Winner - Debbie Shore

    Highly Commended - Tilly Walnes

    Highly Commended - Lauren Guthrie

  • Top Sewing Workshops Winner - Craftsy

    Highly Commended - Crafty Sew & So

    Highly Commended - The Sewing Cafe

  • Best Exhibition/Event Winner - The Knitting and Stitching Show

    Highly Commended - Festival of Quilts

    Highly Commended - Stitching, Sewing and Hobbycrafts, ExCel

  • Most Outstanding Sew Saturday Event 2017 Winner - Sew Creative

    Highly Commended - Sewing Room

    Highly Commended - Calico Kate

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (Entry-Level) Winner - Janome

    Highly Commended - Brother

    Highly Commended - Singer

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (All-Round) Winner - Janome

    Highly Commended - Brother

    Highly Commended - Singer

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (Quilting) Winner - Janome

    Highly Commended - Brother

    Highly Commended - Bernina

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (Embroidery) Winner - Brother

    Highly Commended - Janome

    Highly Commended - Bernina

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (Overlocker) Winner - Brother

    Highly Commended - Janome

    Highly Commended - Singer

  • Favourite Sewing Machines (Top-Spec) Winner - Janome

    Highly Commended - Brother

    Highly Commended - Bernina

  • Frances Tobin's Picks (Best Fabric Brand) Winner - Stoff and Stil

    Highly Commended - Liberty London

    Highly Commended - Art Gallery Fabrics

  • Stuart Hillard's Picks (Best New Products 2018) Winner - House of Textures range

    Highly Commended - Hantex Organic Sewing Thread

    Highly Commended - Vlieseline Stretchfix Tape

  • Hannah Read-Baldrey's Picks (Best Instagram) Winner - @TillyandtheButtons

    Highly Commended - @HouseofPinheiro

    Highly Commended - @SewOverItLondon

  • Wayne Hemingway's Picks (Best Sewing Book 2018) Winner - Tilly and the Buttons: Stretch! by Tilly Walnes

    Highly Commended - Tilda Sunshine Sewing by Tone Finnanger

    Highly Commended - Sew Your Own Activewear by Melissa Fehr

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