August 2019
August 2019

Sewing Blog

19 Feb
2015
Sew meets… The Singer Girls

We are feeling nostalgic at Sew with episode three of the Sewing Bee gearing up for a retro revival. And if you love history and tradition, then The Secrets of the Singer Girls by Kate Thompson is a book which should be on your to-buy list!

We were lucky enough to…

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10 Feb
2015
5 Shades of Grey

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, as is a certain film we are sure you’ve all heard about! To celebrate (or commiserate, depending on your taste) the release of 50 Shades of Grey, here are our top five shades of grey in fabric and haberdashery form!

Car print fabric
This car themed print by Fabric…

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5 Feb
2015
4 Sewing Bee Sewalong Makes

With The Great British Sewing Bee back for another series, we know many of you will be stitching while you watch! We have four fabulous makes to help keep all your sewing paraphernalia tidy and stylish at the same time!

Cake Themed Pincushions

Make a cake themed pin cushion
‘Sew’ good, you’ll want to eat them!
See it here!

Felt Needlebook

Sew a sweet needlecase
A…

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Dressmaker of the Year 2019 the winners revealed!

20 Jun 2019

Over 2,400 Sew readers entered our annual Dressmaker of the Year competition, so it was no surprise that our judges…

Maternity sewing patterns and how to make them

28 Jun 2019

Whether Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton are on royal tours, official visits or presenting awards, they always manage to look…

Maternity sewing patterns and how to make them

28 Jun 2019

Whether Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton are on royal tours, official visits or presenting awards, they always manage to look…

Dressmaker of the Year 2019 the winners revealed!

20 Jun 2019

Over 2,400 Sew readers entered our annual Dressmaker of the Year competition, so it was no surprise that our judges…

Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams

29 May 2019

When you hear the word ‘Dior’ what image jumps to mind first? Do you remember the showstopping New Look collection? Or…