Brother October 2020
Brother October 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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Turn A Zip Pouch into a Crossbody Bag

5 Oct 2020

Adding to the versatility of the super-cool, and super-practical, Zoe Zip Pouch sewing pattern from Rebecca Page, this hack shows…

Countdown To Christmas: Your Preparation Checklist

12 Oct 2020

There are two types of crafters when it comes to Christmas: the ones who start in the height of summer…

Ten Simple Steps to a Zero Waste Wardrobe

23 Oct 2020

Did you know that 10,000 items of clothing are being sent to landfill every five minutes? But it’s not all doom…

Ten Simple Steps to a Zero Waste Wardrobe

23 Oct 2020

Did you know that 10,000 items of clothing are being sent to landfill every five minutes? But it’s not all doom…

Countdown To Christmas: Your Preparation Checklist

12 Oct 2020

There are two types of crafters when it comes to Christmas: the ones who start in the height of summer…

Turn A Zip Pouch into a Crossbody Bag

5 Oct 2020

Adding to the versatility of the super-cool, and super-practical, Zoe Zip Pouch sewing pattern from Rebecca Page, this hack shows…