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Sewing Blog

13 Feb
2019
The Great British Sewing Bee 2019 Episode Recap

Great British Sewing Bee Episode 1

The much-anticipated Great British Sewing Bee 2019 is finally back – and we relished every minute of last night’s episode! We can safely say we’ve fallen in love with Joe Lycett, with his rainbow jacket, turquoise nail polish and witty one-liners.

A focus on darts, invisible zips,…

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6 Feb
2019
The Great British Sewing Bee craftalong makes!

The Great British Sewing Bee will return to our screens at 9pm on the 12th February! So, let us paint a picture of your upcoming Tuesday nights: the Sewing Bee is on, a cuppa and chocolate-covered Hobnobs are nearby and you’re making a start on your next project – sounds perfect, right?…

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24 Jan
2019
What dress do I need?

Bust darts on dresses and comfortable fits, bright fabric and pretty bell sleeves, necklines that make our friends go ‘wow!’ – these are a few of our favourite things! Dresses are a must-have in every seamstress’ wardrobe, and when we find the perfect pattern and fabric, it can feel like we’ve won the lottery! To make…

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How can I help the environment through crafts?

24 Apr 2019

Question: How can I save the environment? Answer: Waste less! In these David Attenborough years, more and more of us…

7 Projects to make you happy

3 May 2019

In celebration of World Laughter Day, we’ve collated seven projects that are guaranteed to bring a smile to your face. Each…

Me Made May 2019 – What is it?

15 May 2019

Never heard of Me Made May before? Read on to find out everything you need to know! It was originally…

Me Made May 2019 – What is it?

15 May 2019

Never heard of Me Made May before? Read on to find out everything you need to know! It was originally…

7 Projects to make you happy

3 May 2019

In celebration of World Laughter Day, we’ve collated seven projects that are guaranteed to bring a smile to your face. Each…

How can I help the environment through crafts?

24 Apr 2019

Question: How can I save the environment? Answer: Waste less! In these David Attenborough years, more and more of us…