Great British Sewing Bee

Great British Sewing Bee – The Final!

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Image: (C) Love Productions

Congratulations to Charlotte the winner this seasons Great British Sewing Bee!!

It’s been an amazing eight weeks and this is our last offering for pattern picks and sewing tutorials! If you haven’t already seen our dedicated Sewing Bee page do take a look, we’ve got loads of exciting Sewing Bee goodness!

Sewing Bee: Pattern Picks

Task 1: Men’s Shirts

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Task 2: Evening dresses

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Sewing Bee: Tutorials and top tips

Here are some tips and tutorials from indie designers and bloggers so that you can learn the techniques used to make the patterns in the show from the finals.

Task 1 – Men’s Shirt

Want help sewing cuffs.. here is a tutorial from Grainline Studio


A great tutroial on sewing pin tucks from Tilly and the Buttons

Sewing Beautiful Tucks

Attach a shirt collar and stand by Sewaholic with their step-by-step tutorial


Task 2 – Alteration Challenge

DIY tutorial to make a suit jacket into this super chic dress from a pair and a spare.


Another great bog where dreams and seams has turned a mens suit into this jumpsuit.

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Task 3 – Evening Dresses

Fancy trying your hand at sewing with sequins.. here is a handy post from By Hand London.


How to hem sheer fabrics.. with the Haby Goddess


Fancy sewing with slippery fabric.. this post from By Hand Londonis fantastic.


Have a go at sewing your own corset – here is a free pattern from Ralph Pink.



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