March 2020
March 2020

Sewing Blog

4 Mar
5 Stitchy Ways to Celebrate World Book Day

5 stitchy ways to celebrate World Book Day

This week we’re celebrating World Book Day at Sew HQ and we’re reminiscing over our favourite childhood stories with these classic novel themed fabric picks.

How could you resist this print of our favourite little bear? Why not turn this into a gorgeous cushion as a great…

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24 Feb
Oscar lookalike patterns

Wave goodbye to style envy. You can dress like the stars with these Oscar inspired sewing patterns

The 2015 Oscars red carpet was full of beautiful gowns. Many of the celebrities opted for floor length and heavily beaded dresses, with many choosing vibrant shades and luxury fabrics. Of course, they have…

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19 Feb
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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7 Ways to Take a Winning Photo

6 Jan 2020

Entry to our Dressmaker of the Year competition is now open - hurrah! It’s super easy to enter… all you have to…

Juliet Uzor’s Upcycled Clutch Bag Project

20 Dec 2019

After the Christmas and New Year festivities were well out of the way, the only thing on my mind was…

Great British Sewing Bee Series Six Dates Announced

18 Dec 2019

After a two-year hiatus, The Great British Sewing Bee was back with a bang at the start of 2019! With…