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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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How To Promote Your Craft Business On Social Media

28 Aug 2020

Social media has changed the way customers communicate with craft brands – whether you are sewing focussed or otherwise. It’s no…

Cotton Bee: A Passion for Printing

20 Aug 2020

For years fabric printing was a service available exclusively for brands in the fashion and home decor industry, with sewists…

Your 2020 Sewing Week Machine Offers

26 Aug 2020

Treat yourself to a brand-new model during Sewing Week, which runs from 28th September-3rd October 2020! Each of these astounding…

The Rise of Millennial Sewing

18 Sep 2020

Written by Shaina Mack

When I was a child I was frequently asked, “What do you want to be when you…

Sewing Week 2020: To Our Retailers

15 Sep 2020

Dear retailers,

The Sew HQ team fully appreciates the challenging trading conditions created by this year’s COVID-19 pandemic, particularly for…

How To Promote Your Craft Business On Social Media

28 Aug 2020

Social media has changed the way customers communicate with craft brands – whether you are sewing focussed or otherwise. It’s no…