Feb 2021
Feb 2021

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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THE DENIM DEBRIEF: A Brief History of Denim

15 Jan 2021

Jeans, jeggings, jackets… we can’t get enough of these closet classics, but when it comes to making our own, it’s easy to see…

THE DENIM DEBRIEF: A Brief History of Denim

15 Jan 2021

Jeans, jeggings, jackets… we can’t get enough of these closet classics, but when it comes to making our own, it’s easy to see…

Let’s Get Digital! Online Sewing Workshops

16 Dec 2020

Given what a year 2020 has been, a pop of positivity in the form of an online masterclass could be…

Meet The Winners of The British Sewing Awards 2020

10 Dec 2020

The British Sewing Awards 2020 gave you the opportunity to nominate and vote for the sewing personalities, brands and products…