GreatBritishSewBee-2019
GreatBritishSewBee-2019

Sewing Blog

8 Dec
2014
Toys to stitch and gift this Christmas

If you’re put off by the price of toys on the high street these days, you’re bound to be inspired by these free project tutorials. Give your little ones handmade presents they’ll love this Christmas and feel confident that you’re not breaking the bank.

See toy Penguins

Plush penguins

Britain is gripped in the hold of penguin fever this…

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26 Nov
2014
Top 5 quick Christmas makes

There’s still time to stitch that perfect Christmas make to get your home ready for the holiday season! Why spend a fortune on shop-bought decorations when you can make your own? Be inspired by these five quick makes and sew up some festive spirit!

Liberty Wreath

Liberty wreath

Upcycle your old baubles to make this…

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17 Nov
2014
Sewing Bee contestant, Jenniffer Taylor, talks May’s slippers, upcycling and revolution

“Sewing gives me the freedom to create exactly what I’m looking for”

My addiction to sewing first began when I decided to make my own wedding dress. I had only made small hand-sewn things before, so most people thought I was crazy taking on such an important garment as my first real…

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What dress do I need?

24 Jan 2019

Bust darts on dresses and comfortable fits, bright fabric and pretty bell sleeves, necklines that make our friends go ‘wow!’ – these are a…

The Great British Sewing Bee 2019 Episode Guide

13 Feb 2019

Episode One

The much-anticipated Great British Sewing Bee 2019 is finally back – and we relished every minute of last night’s episode! We can…

The Great British Sewing Bee craftalong makes!

6 Feb 2019

The Great British Sewing Bee will return to our screens at 9pm on the 12th February! So, let us paint…

The Great British Sewing Bee 2019 Episode Guide

13 Feb 2019

Episode One

The much-anticipated Great British Sewing Bee 2019 is finally back – and we relished every minute of last night’s episode! We can…

The Great British Sewing Bee craftalong makes!

6 Feb 2019

The Great British Sewing Bee will return to our screens at 9pm on the 12th February! So, let us paint…

What dress do I need?

24 Jan 2019

Bust darts on dresses and comfortable fits, bright fabric and pretty bell sleeves, necklines that make our friends go ‘wow!’ – these are a…