August 2019
August 2019

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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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…