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Inspiration, Uncategorized

The Top 10 Indie Sewing Patterns of 2021

Do you ever wonder which are the most popular indie sewing patterns? We often get which ones you guys love the most.  So we thought we’d share the most popular sewing patterns for 2021. We’d love to know if you’ve made any of these patterns or own a few of them? Maybe some of you […]

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Sew Reporter – 15th August

Happy Sunday everyone! It’s that time of year where you are pulled by outdoor activities and trips, but still want to get your sewing fix. We like to fill this time with plotting our next batch of makes and getting inspired. We have lot’s to share with you this week, including a forthcoming exhibition, a […]

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Inspiration, Reviews

Top indie shirring sewing patterns

  The shirred dress has become a summer staple after appearing on fashion blogger Instagram accounts and then the high street. Over the last couple of years we’ve seen other styles that have had their ‘Insta-moment’ such as the off-the-shoulder dress but we think the shirred dress will be around to stay for summers to […]

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Sew Reporter – 8th August

Hello team! How did we find ourselves in August already? We are in the middle of summer and lots of us are busy making for holidays, staycations, day trips, special occasions and more! I don’t know about you, but we are already finding ourselves behind on our making plans? Welcome to this weeks round-up of […]

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New Sewing Pattern Releases: July

Hello gang, what a month it has been! We hope you are faring up OK and feeling ready to take on a project or two. This month has been a bumper month on the pattern releases front so I’ve picked some of my favourites to chat over with you. As usual all the sewing pattern […]

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Sew Reporter – 1st August

Hello sewing pals! Welcome to this weeks round-up of new patterns, sewing inspiration and a dose of stitching-related things to keep you entertained. Whether we have rain, shine or a bit of everything, we’ve got plenty to keep your weekend filled with your favourite hobby. Have a great Sunday everyone! When Lilly’s review popped up we […]

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Inspiration

The Sew Down: July

Welcome to The Sew Down where each month we bring you a run down of some of the interesting stuff we have found, bought, read and watched in the world of sewing. New Designers: We’ve added two fantastic new designers over the past month. First up we’ve got Birgitta Helmersson who’s zero waste sewing patterns […]

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Sew Reporter- 25th July

Happy Sunday Foldliners! Are you ready for your weekly dose of inspiring makers, new sewing patterns and sewing-related things to consume? We are sharing our latest ‘Find the Pattern’ YouTube video, and as making swimwear still seems to occupy our sewing brain a lot at the moment, we found a blog post from Helen’s Closet […]

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Inspiration, Uncategorized

Find That Pattern: The Dig

Hands up who’s watched The Dig on Netflix, and loved it! Based on a true story, and set on the eve of the Second World War, with a star studded cast, this film is worth a watch. The film is based around and archaeological dig and the amazing thing they discover. The film is full […]

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Sew Reporter – 18th of July

Happy S-U-N-N-Y Sunday everyone! We have been waiting for a burst of summer sunshine and it seems we have lucked out with the current weather forecast in the UK. We will be getting out our high summer me-mades this weekend as it is their time to shine! If you are chilling outside in a lounger […]

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