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Sewing Blog

22 Mar
2016
BREAKING NEWS! The Great British Sewing Bee 2016 When It Starts

We are so excited for the new series of the Sewing Bee that we’re very nearly fit to burst! Here’s everything you need to know about series four!


1. Lights, camera, action!

The much anticipated series will air in May, so that gives you a few weeks to cancel your Thursday night plans and stock…

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2 Mar
2016
May Martin’s Last-minute World Book Day Costume Making Tips!

Got a last-minute costume to sew for World Book Day? Here are May Martin’s list of crafty essentials you’ll need to get creating your own novel hero!

1 Boning
Traditionally used in fitted bodices and hooped skirts, boning is wonderful for shaping and stiffening edges but it is also great for giving structure to a pair…

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1 Mar
2016
Sew Remembers Sewing Bee’s Lorna Monje

Series 3 finalist, Lorna Monje has sadly passed away after a lengthy battle with Aplastic Anaemia. The Great British Sewing Bee star was a much loved contestant, with her amazing dress sense and stitchy know-how. Her talents led her to reach the final, along with being an inspiration to us…

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THE DENIM DEBRIEF: A Brief History of Denim

15 Jan 2021

Jeans, jeggings, jackets… we can’t get enough of these closet classics, but when it comes to making our own, it’s easy to see…

THE DENIM DEBRIEF: A Brief History of Denim

15 Jan 2021

Jeans, jeggings, jackets… we can’t get enough of these closet classics, but when it comes to making our own, it’s easy to see…

Let’s Get Digital! Online Sewing Workshops

16 Dec 2020

Given what a year 2020 has been, a pop of positivity in the form of an online masterclass could be…

Meet The Winners of The British Sewing Awards 2020

10 Dec 2020

The British Sewing Awards 2020 gave you the opportunity to nominate and vote for the sewing personalities, brands and products…