October 2019
October 2019

Patrick Grant

Updated - How To Enter the Sewing Bee

Updated - How To Enter the Sewing Bee

It’s been nearly two years since the fourth season of The Great British Sewing Bee last graced our screens – although for many of us, it feels like a lot longer! After…

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Sewing Bee Series Four - Meet The Winner!

Sewing Bee Series Four - Meet The Winner!

As we weep into our stitches at the thought of not sitting down to watch the Sewing Bee this Monday evening, we chat to series four winner, Charlotte Newland as…

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Sewing Bee: The Final!

Sewing Bee: The Final!

Series one contestant Stuart Hillard was on tenterhooks with the rest of us for the GBSB final – who would come top for Evening Wear Week and be the ultimate winner!

“So…

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Sewing Bee Episode Seven: The Lowdown

Sewing Bee Episode Seven: The Lowdown

Series one contestant Stuart Hillard on the GBSB semi-final, where the contestants faced their ultimate challenge so far, Puzzling Patterns and Pattern Cutting Week!

“The Sewing Bee semi-final was all about challenging…

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Sewing Bee Episode Six: The Lowdown

Sewing Bee Episode Six: The Lowdown

Series one contestant Stuart Hillard discusses how the GBSB contestants got competitive for Active Wear Week!

“The semi-final of the Sewing Bee this week brought a whole new set of challenges…

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Sewing Bee Episode Five: The Lowdown

Sewing Bee Episode Five: The Lowdown

Series one contestant Stuart Hillard travels back in time with the GBSB contestants for Sixties Week!

“With all of the male contestants gone, it was ladies only for Sewing Bee’s fifth week, which…

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Sewing Bee Episode Four: The Lowdown

Sewing Bee Episode Four: The Lowdown

Series one contestant Stuart Hillard watches GBSB go global for International Week!

“So, we have reached the halfway mark on The Great British Sewing Bee and the remaining seven sewers tackled garments…

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GBSB’s Ghislaine On That Babygrow Challenge & More!

GBSB’s Ghislaine On That Babygrow Challenge & More!

Ghislaine, 43, was the second sewer to leave series four, and although we loved her colourful flair, her children’s challenge didn’t quite go to plan. We caught up with the French-born stitcher…

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Sewing Bee Episode Three: The Lowdown

Sewing Bee Episode Three: The Lowdown

Series one contestant Stuart Hillard comments on GBSB’s lingerie challenges!

“The Sewing Bee got intimate with a lingerie-themed week and within moments of entering the sewing room, Jamie tried thinking of the judges…

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Tips For Sewing Lingerie by Flo-Jo Boutique

Tips For Sewing Lingerie by Flo-Jo Boutique

Oh la la! We’re all frolics and frills following tonight’s lingerie week. After two exciting episodes we were anticipating another great show, and of course we weren’t disappointed. This week’s challenge saw the eight hopefuls…

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Sewing Bee Episode Two: The Lowdown

Sewing Bee Episode Two: The Lowdown

Series one contestant Stuart Hillard gives his verdict on GBSB’s Children’s Week!

“Small and perfectly formed, episode two was Children’s Week and anyone who thinks that little means easier has got a harsh lesson…

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Sewing Bee Pattern Challenge: Children’s Week

Sewing Bee Pattern Challenge: Children’s Week

We’re two episodes in and it’s safe to say we’re already hooked to our screens. With an exciting and somewhat challenging first episode last week we were keen to see what the judges would…

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Sewing Bee Episode One: The Lowdown

Sewing Bee Episode One: The Lowdown

Series one contestant Stuart Hillard on the first episode of GBSB 2016!

The Great British Sewing Bee is back, this time with a different sewing room situated in a former Victorian leather…

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Sewing Bee Pattern Challenge: Week 1

Sewing Bee Pattern Challenge: Week 1

Have you been inspired by the return of the Sewing Bee? While we love watching from the comfort of the sofa, we love learning new techniques that we can apply…

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Meet the new Sewing Bees 2016!

Meet the new Sewing Bees 2016!

It’s time to start counting down to Monday 16th May, when series four of The Great British Sewing Bee airs for the first time! In the meantime, here’s a sneak peek at this…

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BREAKING NEWS! Sewing Bee Series Four Trailer!

BREAKING NEWS! Sewing Bee Series Four Trailer!

We can officially get excited! (Not that we weren’t already!) The Bee is back and we can now catch a glimpse of the contestants set to hit our screens Monday 16th…

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Stop Press! Latest Update from Sewing Bee HQ

Stop Press! Latest Update from Sewing Bee HQ

The Great British Sewing Bee is back and we couldn’t be more excited to meet the class of 2016!

The much loved show will return Monday 16th May to BBC2, and will see…

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5 Reasons Why We Can’t Wait For The Sewing Bee!

5 Reasons Why We Can’t Wait For The Sewing Bee!

With season four of The Great British Sewing Bee just around the corner, we’re gearing ourselves up for more stitchy fun with the new contestants! And here’s why we can’t wait for the…

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BREAKING NEWS! The Great British Sewing Bee 2016 When It Starts

BREAKING NEWS! The Great British Sewing Bee 2016 When It Starts

We are so excited for the new series of the Sewing Bee that we’re very nearly fit to burst! Here’s everything you need to know about series four!


1. Lights, camera, action!

The much…

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Sew Remembers Sewing Bee’s Lorna Monje

Sew Remembers Sewing Bee’s Lorna Monje

Series 3 finalist, Lorna Monje has sadly passed away after a lengthy battle with Aplastic Anaemia. The Great British Sewing Bee star was a much loved contestant, with her amazing…

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EXCLUSIVE! May Martin speaks about GBSB shock news

EXCLUSIVE! May Martin speaks about GBSB shock news

Following the shock announcement that Sew columnist, May Martin will no longer be co-judging series four of The Great British Sewing Bee, we caught up with her for an EXCLUSIVE…

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BREAKING NEWS: The Great British Sewing Bee - Line Up Change!

BREAKING NEWS: The Great British Sewing Bee - Line Up Change!

As we gear up for the next series of the well-loved show, we’re shocked to hear there will be a new judge alongside Patrick Grant. Here’s what you need to know!

The…

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The Great British Sewing Bee 2016: Everything You Need To Know

The Great British Sewing Bee 2016: Everything You Need To Know

We can barely contain our excitement at the news that The Great British Sewing Bee will be returning for a fourth series next year! Here’s what you need to know!

1. Lights,…

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