January 2020
January 2020

Sewing Blog

4 Sep
2019
Downton Abbey Film - Release Date, Cast and an Exclusive Interview

After four years of waiting and endless rumours later, we can confirm that it’s official – Downton Abbey is set to return in cinemas on 13th September 2019! So join us, as we give you an insight into the upcoming film, and go behind the scenes with the series costume designer…

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26 Aug
2019
A Quick Cuppa With Quilter Sarah Payne

Hi Sarah! First things first, what kickstarted your love of quilting?

I have been sewing forever! I used to watch my mum make clothes when I was a child and I was obsessed with the scraps. Many a Cindy dress was sellotaped together in my house. I fell in love with…

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23 Aug
2019
 Join us for Sewing Week UK 2019!

Sewing Week takes place each year in October. And while we can think of hundreds of reasons why you’d be bonkers to miss out on this craft-tacular week, we’ve managed to narrow it down to just seven! Let’s take a look…

2019’s event was proudly sponsored by Husqvarna, Pfaff, Janome and London…

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Dressmaker of the Year 2020: 8 Reasons to Enter

15 Nov 2019

It’s that time again: Sew magazine’s annual Dressmaker of the Year competition is back for 2020! Whether you’ve just started out on…

Dressmaker of the Year 2020: 8 Reasons to Enter

15 Nov 2019

It’s that time again: Sew magazine’s annual Dressmaker of the Year competition is back for 2020! Whether you’ve just started out on…

What happened on Sewing Week UK 2019?

24 Oct 2019

After four successful years of Sew Saturday, 2019 saw the launch of Sewing Week – six whole days dedicated to the…

Easy sewing projects for absolute beginners

16 Oct 2019

Sewing the first garment is a huge step for a newbie stitcher, so we’ve mustered up seven easy-stitch projects to make…