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Sew Reporter – 23 June

  Hi team! It’s officially summer and the sun finally decided to come out! We’re gearing up for hotter days and dreaming of wearing floaty dresses! Scroll down for some fantastic summer sewspiration, and things we think you should read, see and listen to. Also on the blog this weekend; The Sew Down! We’ve gathered […]

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Inspiration, Vlogs

The Sew Down – June 2019

Welcome to The Sew Down where each month we bring you a run down of some of the interesting stuff we have found and bought in the world of sewing! We will be talking fabric hauls, new sewing patterns and sharing some of the interesting things we have seen, eaten, listened to and sewn over […]

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Sew Reporter – 16 June

  Happy Sunday! We hope you’ve had a good week and ready for a slice of sewing goodness. On the blog we’re talking bust cup sizes and share some of our favourite indie designers who offer this in their patterns.   Tabitha Sewer has released her first dressmaking pattern; the Lena Horne dress! We love […]

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Sewing Pattern Tutorials

Sewing patterns for different bust cups

A BEGINNER’S GUIDE: SEWING PATTERNS FOR DIFFERENT BUST CUPS   Hi, it’s Rachel here on the blog today with the next instalment of our popular Pattern Tutorial series. When we shared a recent Pattern Tutorials blog post on sewing patterns and body shape, one of the topics that came up was about different cup sizes. For […]

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Sew Reporter – 9 June

  Kate’s away this week enjoying some sunshine so i’ve been left in charge of everything! On the blog we interviewed Lilia about her fascinating career at the V & A Museum in London as a Textile Conservation Display Specialist, she is also one half of Alice and Co. Patterns! In other exciting news we […]

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Careers in Sewing

  Have you ever considered a Career in Sewing? Do you dream of ditching the 9-5 and pursuing your creative dreams? In this blog series we will be posting interviews for a range of different sewing jobs to give you a taste of what possibilities are out there. This week we’ve chatted to Lilia who’s […]

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Sew Reporter – 2 June

  Wow what a fantastic weekend of great weather! We hope you managed to get outside and enjoy some long awaited sun. This week on the blog we had the new sewing pattern releases from May go catch up on all the latest indie releases from the last month. Right it’s time to sit back and […]

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Inspiration, Vlogs

New Sewing Pattern Releases – May 2019

Hello team, Kate here and today we’re chatting new sewing pattern releases for the month of May. It’s been a fantastic month of releases from the indie world of patterns and there really is something for everyone this month. Go have a peruse of the latest and great sewing patterns and get inspired to inject […]

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Sew Reporter – 26 May

  Happy Sunday we hope you’re enjoying the long weekend and up to something creative. On the blog we we’ve got a sewing sewing pattern tutorial where I chat through pattern markings and how to read them. There’s also a handy downloadable! It’s no time to sit down and enjoy this weeks dose of inspiration. […]

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Sewing Pattern Tutorials

The Sewing Pattern Tutorials 11: pattern symbols and fabric marking tools

A BEGINNER’S GUIDE: SEWING PATTERN SYMBOLS and FABRIC MARKING TOOLS The Sewing Pattern Tutorials is a year-long FREE sewing course where we will demystify dressmaking patterns. We’ll begin with the basics so that if you are new to sewing you can join in from the start. We also know that lots of you want to learn new sewing skills […]

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