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Great British Sewing Bee, Inspiration

Beginner Sewing patterns for dressmakers

If you’ve been watching The Great British Sewing Bee and and it’s tempted you to try out dressmaking for the first time or you’re a maker already and you’ve been asked by friends who want to learn to sew, then you’ve come to the right place. When you first start to sew your own clothes […]

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Great British Sewing Bee

The Great British Sewing Bee 2019 Episode 1 – sewing patterns and sewing tips

  WHOOP the Sewing Bee is baaaaccckkkkk! We have searched the sewing pattern database to bring you the best selection of patterns inspired by the the first episode of the Great British Sewing bee series 5. If you haven’t already seen our dedicated Sewing Bee page do take a look, we’ve got loads of exciting Sewing Bee goodness! In […]

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The Sew Reporter – 10th February

  It’s finally here – this is the week that The Great British Sewing Bee returns to our screens! The new series starts on Tuesday and we’ve got everything you need to know (including about our after-show chats!) in our latest blog post! To get in the mood, read on for your usual round-up of […]

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Great British Sewing Bee

Ultimate Great British Sewing Bee Guide 2019

Ultimate Great British Sewing Bee Guide 2019 We are so excited that the Sewing Bee is returning to our TV screens on 12th February. This will be the fifth series of the BBC Two show and 10 new contestants will compete to be crowned the best home sewist. Each week there will be three challenges […]

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The Sew Reporter – 3rd February

  January was a busy month for new sewing pattern releases and to help you out we’ve rounded up some of our favourites over on the blog! And in case you need more inspiration (can you ever have too much?), read on below for the usual dose of amazing makes, blogs, vlogs, podcasts and products…   […]

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Inspiration, Vlogs

New Sewing Pattern Releases – January

Hello Kate here and today we’re chatting new sewing pattern releases for the first time this year and I’m excited to talk you through some of our favourites. We’ve compiled a run down of all the pattern releases and alongside this I’ve got a video talking though some of my favourite releases of the month. […]

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The Sew Reporter – 27th January

  Can you believe it’s already time for this month’s Sew-Down?! Yep on the blog this week it’s our usual monthly round-up covering everything we’ve loved in January. And in case you need more inspiration (can you ever have too much?), read on below for the usual dose of amazing makes, blogs, vlogs, podcasts and products… […]

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Inspiration, Uncategorized

The Sew Down – January 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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The Sew Reporter – 20th January

  Have you ever had your eye caught by a RTW garment and thought ‘I could make that’! Of course you have! But have you ever then realised you’re not sure where to find just the right pattern for it? Well, to the rescue this week over on the blog is our new ‘Find My Pattern’ […]

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Inspiration

Find My Pattern -January

Hello hello, Kate here and welcome to our new feature.. find my pattern, where we find you the perfect pattern to make the ready to wear garment you’ve been lusting after. We’ve all been there, you’re in a shop you see a dress that you love and think ‘can I make this… what pattern would […]

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