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Sewing Blog

25 Mar
2015
7 top tips for corsetry beginners

Corsets are back! From featuring in the new Cinderella film, to contestants on The Great British Sewing Bee creating them for a challenge, they’ve never been more popular. We spoke to an expert in the field, Julia Bremble of Sew Curvy, to get the lowdown on just what it takes to make…

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16 Mar
2015
Top 5 Patrick Pics

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Here at Sew HQ we thought we might celebrate a little differently, and rejoice in a slightly different Patrick, can you guess who? Patrick Grant of course!

The Great British Sewing Bee series this year gave us plenty of Patrick puns, but we thought we’d share our top 5 pictures…

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12 Mar
2015
Claire-Louise Hardie on Pattern Hacking

Sewing Producer on The Great British Sewing Bee, Claire-Louise Hardie shares her top tips for successful pattern hacking.

What can we expect from your new book, The Great British Sewing Bee: Fashion with Fabric?

My new book is aimed at all dressmakers, from newbies to those with years of stitching under…

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Join us for Sewing Week UK 2019!

23 Aug 2019

Sewing Week takes place in just over a month – 30th September to 5th October. And while we can think of…

A Quick Cuppa With Quilter Sarah Payne

26 Aug 2019

Hi Sarah! First things first, what kickstarted your love of quilting?

I have been sewing forever! I used to watch my…

Downton Abbey Film - Release Date, Cast and an Exclusive Interview

4 Sep 2019

After four years of waiting and endless rumours later, we can confirm that it’s official – Downton Abbey is set to…

Downton Abbey Film - Release Date, Cast and an Exclusive Interview

4 Sep 2019

After four years of waiting and endless rumours later, we can confirm that it’s official – Downton Abbey is set to…

A Quick Cuppa With Quilter Sarah Payne

26 Aug 2019

Hi Sarah! First things first, what kickstarted your love of quilting?

I have been sewing forever! I used to watch my…

Join us for Sewing Week UK 2019!

23 Aug 2019

Sewing Week takes place in just over a month – 30th September to 5th October. And while we can think of…