July-2020
July-2020

Sewing Blog

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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17 Nov
2014
Sewing Bee contestant, Jenniffer Taylor, talks May’s slippers, upcycling and revolution

“Sewing gives me the freedom to create exactly what I’m looking for”

My addiction to sewing first began when I decided to make my own wedding dress. I had only made small hand-sewn things before, so most people thought I was crazy taking on such an important garment as my first real…

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Join in with The Great British Sewing Bee Series Six

5 May 2020

After a year-long wait, The Great British Sewing Bee is finally back on our screens! We’re tuning in to BBC One…

Join in with The Great British Sewing Bee Series Six

5 May 2020

After a year-long wait, The Great British Sewing Bee is finally back on our screens! We’re tuning in to BBC One…

Our Top 7 YouTube Videos for Sewing At Home

30 Apr 2020

Our Sewist channel on YouTube is where you’ll find Corinne Bradd creating easy-sew projects often in less than 20 minutes, and…

Calling All Stitchers! Help Support The NHS By Sewing Scrubs

27 Apr 2020

With NHS staff in desperate need of personal protective equipment (PPE) during the Coronavirus pandemic, an army of sewers across…