March 2020
March 2020

Sewing Blog

4 Sep
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
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
 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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7 Ways to Take a Winning Photo

6 Jan 2020

Entry to our Dressmaker of the Year competition is now open - hurrah! It’s super easy to enter… all you have to…

Juliet Uzor’s Upcycled Clutch Bag Project

20 Dec 2019

After the Christmas and New Year festivities were well out of the way, the only thing on my mind was…

Great British Sewing Bee Series Six Dates Announced

18 Dec 2019

After a two-year hiatus, The Great British Sewing Bee was back with a bang at the start of 2019! With…