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Great British Sewing Bee

18 Dec
2019

After a two-year hiatus, The Great British Sewing Bee was back with a bang at the start of 2019! With the show’s brand-new presenter Joe Lycett in tow, Patrick Grant and Esme Young put ten budding stitchers through their paces to find a worthy winner. After eight weeks, 147 garments and…

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11 Aug
2017
Get Ready for Sew Saturday 2017!

Mark Saturday 21st October in your diaries now – for this is when Sew Saturday will once again be taking place at fabric and haberdashery shops around the UK! Now in its third year, this popular campaign is designed to remind everyone of the valuable service their local bricks and mortar…

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workshops & blogging with the Sewing Bee’s Claire-Louise Hardie

19 Mar 2015

She’s the behind the scenes sewing producer on The Great British Sewing Bee, but did you know Claire-Louise Hardie also teaches…

The Great Sewing Bee Review: Dressmaking from another planet!

13 Mar 2015

A Japanese asymmetric top with minimal instructions and only grain line and notches to go on! I was on the…

The Great British Sewing Bee Review: Lights, Cameras, Panic and Patrick!

6 Feb 2015

Series two contestant Jenniffer Taylor gives us the low down on last night’s show…

There is nothing to prepare anyone for the onslaught…