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Sewing Blog

23 Jan
2015
Top 7 Stash Busting Valentine’s Day Makes!

For all those scraps of fabric that are too small to use, yet too beautiful to throw away we have the perfect solution! As Valentine’s Day draws closer, we have five fabulous makes for you to show your love and appreciation for the special people in your life.

Make valentine fabric hearts

DIY Fabric Hearts

Use up…

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15 Jan
2015
Watch Sewing Bee contestant Jenniffer Taylor live on Create and Craft TV!

The Great British Sewing Bee’s Jenniffer Taylor is now bringing her quirky style to our television sets, as she appears live on Craft and Create TV this Saturday 17th January. The one hour special will air at 2pm and will feature creative ways to upcycle fabrics to make the most of your…

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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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Taking your machine to the next level….

9 Nov 2021

#AD As we approach the end of 2021 and the start of 2022, there has never been a better time…

8 tips for fool-proof stitching

16 Nov 2021

#AD As we approach the new year, there has never been a better time for us to evaluate our approach…

Get To Know Figure Forms

23 Nov 2021

#AD Every good stitcher knows that one of the most important aspects of sewing is achieving the perfect fit. The…

DIY Christmas Cutlery Holders - Festive Fun With Create & Craft!

8 Dec 2021

#AD Want to add a crafty and festive finish to your dining table on Christmas Day? Take a look at…

Last Minute Christmas Gifts

3 Dec 2021

#AD It’s finally December and with Christmas just around the corner so begins the mad rush to get all of our…

The British Sewing Awards - Hear from the Winners and Highly Commended Entrants

30 Nov 2021

#AD The results of the British Sewing Awards 2021 have now been revealed and we couldn’t be more impressed by the…