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Great British Sewing Bee

Great British Sewing Bee 2024 – Sewing Patterns S10 Ep1

  It’s the first episode of series 10! In the first episode of The Great British Sewing Bee series 10, twelve brand new contestants are challenged with making a denim A-line midiskirt, upcycling a t-shirt and a made-to-measure day dress to fit a model. For episode one we have put our detective hats on to […]

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Top 10 A-Line Skirt Sewing Patterns

Are you getting started with sewing or looking for a certified wardrobe staple that will go with everything? May I suggest considering an A-line skirt? My first handmade garment was an A-line skirt made out of a lovely wool from my Nan’s stash. It was my first invisible zip (before I knew they were supposed […]

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Photo of the 'Couture / Artisan' woven labels from Little Rosy Cheeks on The Fold Line. The pack includes 6 woven labels with a pink or blue background ready to be sewn into your handmade clothes.
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New Sewing Patterns

The Edit: New Sewing Pattern Releases – 19th May

It’s time for your weekly dose of The Edit: New Sewing Pattern Releases. This blog and vlog highlight some of the new arrivals to hit the shop this week. Kate natters about all the details you need to know so if you’re a pattern nerd like we are, this is for you!  Do you […]

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The Brand Edit: Esme Young

The Great British Sewing Bee is for its tenth series in a matter of days, and naturally, we can’t think of anything else. To fill the Sewing Bee void in our lives we’ve been delving into pattern inspiration for Sewing Bee judge, Esme Young. Put simply, she’s a style icon and therefore deserves her very […]

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New Sewing Patterns

The Edit: New Sewing Pattern Releases – 12th May

It’s time for your weekly dose of The Edit: New Sewing Pattern Releases. This blog and vlog highlight some of the new arrivals to hit the shop this week. Kate natters about all the details you need to know so if you’re a pattern nerd like we are, this is for you!  Sewing Patterns […]

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Top 10 Sewing Patterns

Easy and Speedy Summer Dresses

British summertime is often over before it begins and is more like the revving of an engine… start, stop, start, stop. So this is your call to sew that summer dress and get ahead of any unpredictable heatwaves so you can wear it exactly when the sun peeks through (rather than desperately trying to sew […]

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Woman wearing the Donna Cardigan sewing pattern from Fibre Mood on The Fold Line. A cardigan pattern made in knit fabrics, featuring a round neckline with a neck band, raglan sleeves with cuffs, a hem band, and front button fastening.
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New Sewing Patterns

The Edit: New Sewing Pattern Releases – 5 May

It’s time for your weekly dose of The Edit: New Sewing Pattern Releases. This blog and vlog highlight some of the new arrivals to hit the shop this week. Kate natters about all the details you need to know so if you’re a pattern nerd like we are, this is for you!  If you […]

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Get the Look: Cottagecore

Cottagecore has been a popular trend for some time now and we can’t believe we haven’t covered it yet. I love to adopt the slower things in life and romanticise the idea of living in a thatched-roof cottage, spending my days tending to the garden while wearing delightful things. Cottagecore is a viral aesthetic that […]

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Woman wearing the Valérie Jumpsuit sewing pattern from I AM Patterns on The Fold Line. A jumpsuit pattern made in silk, viscose, Tencel, double gauze, seersucker, lightweight crepe, satin, linen, or lightweight chambray fabric, featuring a relaxed fit, v-neckline, and narrow straps.
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New Sewing Patterns

The Edit: New Sewing Pattern Releases – 28 April

It’s time for your weekly dose of The Edit: New Sewing Pattern Releases. This blog and vlog highlight some of the new arrivals to hit the shop this week. Kate natters about all the details you need to know so if you’re a pattern nerd like we are, this is for you!  Fibre Mood […]

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Crushing on Shirts

I love a shirt… in my humble opinion, you can’t have too many. My absolute favourite type of shirt is a twist on a classic. If you throw in an interesting sew too then you’ve got me hooked. There have been some super new shirt patterns from the indie designers of late so I decided […]

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