Christmas 2020
Christmas 2020

Sewing Blog

27 Feb
2020
The champions’ guide to winning Dressmaker of the Year 2020!

Dressmaker of the Year will be closing on 9th March 2020, so it’s time to get a wiggle on and send in your entries! If you’re still debating whether to take part, read these inspirational stories of some of our previous winners who reveal why they entered, how they have gone on…

read more

6 Jan
2020
7 Ways to Take a Winning Photo

Entry to our Dressmaker of the Year competition is now open - hurrah! It’s super easy to enter… all you have to do is submit a photo of a garment that you’ve made into one of our six categories. Here are our top tips for taking a winning photo… we can’t wait to…

read more

20 Dec
2019
Juliet Uzor’s Upcycled Clutch Bag Project

After the Christmas and New Year festivities were well out of the way, the only thing on my mind was the idea of a frugal meetup! So it was either going to be a trip to my local charity shop or a raid through my fabric stash. After I went…

read more

How To Promote Your Craft Business On Social Media

28 Aug 2020

Social media has changed the way customers communicate with craft brands – whether you are sewing focussed or otherwise. It’s no…

Sewing Week 2020: To Our Retailers

15 Sep 2020

Dear retailers,

The Sew HQ team fully appreciates the challenging trading conditions created by this year’s COVID-19 pandemic, particularly for…

The Rise of Millennial Sewing

18 Sep 2020

Written by Shaina Mack

When I was a child I was frequently asked, “What do you want to be when you…

The Rise of Millennial Sewing

18 Sep 2020

Written by Shaina Mack

When I was a child I was frequently asked, “What do you want to be when you…

Sewing Week 2020: To Our Retailers

15 Sep 2020

Dear retailers,

The Sew HQ team fully appreciates the challenging trading conditions created by this year’s COVID-19 pandemic, particularly for…

How To Promote Your Craft Business On Social Media

28 Aug 2020

Social media has changed the way customers communicate with craft brands – whether you are sewing focussed or otherwise. It’s no…