December 2019
December 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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What happened on Sewing Week UK 2019?

24 Oct 2019

After four successful years of Sew Saturday, 2019 saw the launch of Sewing Week – six whole days dedicated to the…

Dressmaker of the Year 2020: 8 Reasons to Enter

15 Nov 2019

It’s that time again: Sew magazine’s annual Dressmaker of the Year competition is back for 2020! Whether you’ve just started out on…

Dressmaker of the Year 2020: 8 Reasons to Enter

15 Nov 2019

It’s that time again: Sew magazine’s annual Dressmaker of the Year competition is back for 2020! Whether you’ve just started out on…

What happened on Sewing Week UK 2019?

24 Oct 2019

After four successful years of Sew Saturday, 2019 saw the launch of Sewing Week – six whole days dedicated to the…

Easy sewing projects for absolute beginners

16 Oct 2019

Sewing the first garment is a huge step for a newbie stitcher, so we’ve mustered up seven easy-stitch projects to make…