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Sewing Blog

7 Jan
2015
Top 5 stash busting makes

However economically we cut our fabric, there are still always a few scraps that get left behind. Too pretty to throw away, we put them safely in our stash box for another day. Now’s the time to put those unloved remnants to good use with these quick stash busting projects.

Make a strawberry pincushion

Strawberry pincushion


Use a…

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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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How can I help the environment through crafts?

24 Apr 2019

Question: How can I save the environment? Answer: Waste less! In these David Attenborough years, more and more of us…

7 Projects to make you happy

3 May 2019

In celebration of World Laughter Day, we’ve collated seven projects that are guaranteed to bring a smile to your face. Each…

Me Made May 2019 – What is it?

15 May 2019

Never heard of Me Made May before? Read on to find out everything you need to know! It was originally…

Me Made May 2019 – What is it?

15 May 2019

Never heard of Me Made May before? Read on to find out everything you need to know! It was originally…

7 Projects to make you happy

3 May 2019

In celebration of World Laughter Day, we’ve collated seven projects that are guaranteed to bring a smile to your face. Each…

How can I help the environment through crafts?

24 Apr 2019

Question: How can I save the environment? Answer: Waste less! In these David Attenborough years, more and more of us…