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Sew reporter

The Sew Reporter – 24th February

  Well I don’t know about you but I think week two of the Sewing Bee will be forever remembered as the episode that we saw (spoiler alert!) Patrick flossing! If it’s inspired you to give children’s sewing a go then do check out our pattern picks and Kate chatting through her favourites. Next week […]

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Interviews

Careers in Sewing – textile designer

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. Today we interview Erin Dollar who is a textile […]

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Great British Sewing Bee

The Great British Sewing Bee 2019 Episode 2 – sewing patterns and sewing tips

  On to week two! We have searched the sewing pattern database to bring you the best selection of patterns inspired by the the second 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 this second […]

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Sew reporter

The Sew Reporter – 17th February

  So The Great British Sewing Bee got off to a great start this week – who watched it?! If you’re new to sewing and it’s put you in the mood to give it a go (or your friends are pestering you to get them started!( then we’ve got a run-down of some of the […]

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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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