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The Sewing pattern round up – December

Despite the run up to Christmas there were plenty of new sewing pattern releases in December. Keeping track of all the new pattern releases can be tough so we’ve put together a bitesized round up for December with the lovely Fiona of Diary of a Chainstitcher blog @diaryofachainstitcher. Fiona has a great sewing blog where she showcases her makes with really […]

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Sew Reporter – 3rd January

     We hope you’ve had a lovely Christmas and Happy New Year! In the last couple of weeks we’ve eaten far too many mince pies but this has not stopped us putting together our sewing highlights of 2015(and gosh there were loads!) or gathering together the boxing day sewing salesfor you and bringing out New Year’s […]

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New Year’s Sewing Resolutions

HAPPY NEW YEAR!! We hope that you have all had lovely Christmases and are feeling ready to take on 2016. To give you all a little inspiration we have asked some of your favourite bloggers and designers to share with us their sewing resolutions for the year. We love hearing what everyone has planned so […]

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January Sewing Sales!

What better way to distract yourself from all the Christmas food and drink than with a bit of sewing sales shopping? We have complied a list of some of the best fabric and patterns sales for your perusal. There are some amazing discounts on offer out there so get stuck in! Sale on cushions and accessories […]

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Sewing highlights of 2015

As 2015 comes to a close we thought it would be nice to reflect on what’s been happening in the world of sewing this year! More than ever before people are taking up new creative hobbies, especially sewing and our community just keeps growing. What have been your sewing highlights of 2015? Popular new patterns […]

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Sew Reporter – 13th December

     This week we’ve been busy adding a new Forumto the site, we’ve taken over the Instagram account at SewHQand we have a competition to win 2m of Liberty fabricfrom Abakhan fabrics! This will be the last Sew Reporter for 2015 but we will be back after a Christmas break on the 3rd January. What […]

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Sew Reporter – 6th December

         This week we’ve been taking part in #SEWPHOTOHOP, interviewed Annie from The Village Haberdashery@anniehaberdashery, created a Advent Calendar pompom garland tutorial, posted the round up of new November pattern releaseswith Fiona @diaryofachainstitcher and published our December LOOK BOOK: Party Dresses. What have the sewing bloggers been making? Discover a new blog: Rebecca […]

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LOOK BOOK: Party Dresses

This month’s sewing LOOK BOOKis all about the party dresses! Last month we picked some great coats to sewfor the coming winter months but now it’s the party season and Christmas is only 3 weeks away. If, like us, you’ve still not got around to sewing anything for the festive holidays, let us give you some […]

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The Sewing Pattern round up – November

It’s been a bumper month for new patterns! Keeping track of all the new pattern releases can be tough so we’ve put together a bitesized round up for November with the lovely Fiona of Diary of a Chainstitcher blog @diaryofachainstitcher. Fiona has a great sewing blog where she showcases her makes with really useful and detailed reviews of each […]

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The Village Haberdashery Needs You!

We love hearing about small companies growing from strength to strength, so when Annie from the Village Haberdashery told us about her business plans for expansion a couple of months ago, we were really excited to find out more about the crowdfunding project. She needs to raise £80,000 pounds to make the expansion possible and […]

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