November 2019
November 2019

customising

 Join us for Sewing Week UK 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…

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Loungewear

Loungewear

Stay comfy and cosy in customisable clothing that you can chill out and daydream in all day, while still staying stylish! Created by Cheryl Owen, we’ve even got a cute little…

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Liberty Shoe Upcycle

Liberty Shoe Upcycle

Put your best foot forward with these Liberty lined ballet pumps by Cheryl Owen. Guaranteed to put a spring in your step, they also have detachable heart and bow details.…

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Our Interview With Dressmaker of the Year Winner Portia Lawrie

Our Interview With Dressmaker of the Year Winner Portia Lawrie

Earlier this year, Sew and our sister title Make It Today Dressmaker, launched the very first Dressmaker of the Year competition. As the second event gets away, we chat to…

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Embroidered Top

Embroidered Top

Sewing a design with satin stitch is like painting with thread, filling areas of a motif so that the fabric beneath does not show through. It's best to use a…

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Dress to tunic rework

Dress to tunic rework

We all have clothes that we love so much, but we can no longer fit in! But instead of throwing them out or replacing them, Amanda Walker shows how to…

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Simplicity customised dress hack!

Simplicity customised dress hack!

Discover how you can alter a Simplicity dress pattern into a flattering two-piece, then apply this technique to all manner of garments.

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