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Sew reporter

Sew Reporter – 29th November

       This week we’ve been busy adding all the new winter Vogue, Butterick, McCalls and Kwik Sew pattern releases to the site, we’ve posted our top picks here. On Friday we posted a huge list of Black Friday sewing sale deals, some of them are running all weekend so do check it out! Yesterday […]

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Inspiration

Top DIY Christmas craft projects

  With Christmas almost upon us there is still time to get creative and make yourself some decorations for the home or to put on the tree. We have trawled the internet to bring you the best crafty decorations that you can get your teeth stuck into over the festive season. If it’s a creative DIY […]

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Inspiration

BLACK FRIDAY sewing sales!

CLICK HERE FOR 2019 BLACK FRIDAY SALES   Get yourself a bargain this BLACK FRIDAYwith sewing pattern sales, fabrics sales and haberdashery sales! We’ve searched high and low to bring you some great sewing offers to inspire your next dressmaking or craft project. It’s time to stock up on sewing supplies with some of these amazing offers! […]

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Inspiration

New winter sewing patterns from Vogue, Butterick, McCalls and Kwik Sew

Big brand names Vogue, Butterick, McCallsand Kwik Sewhave released their new winter dressmaking patterns and we’ve been adding these to our sewing pattern database. Here are our top pattern picksfor the new season, will you be adding any of these to your pattern wishlist? Vogue 9149 party dress. A simple fitted bodice with full skirt and […]

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Sew Reporter – 22nd November

This week we took part in the book tour for Great British Sewing Bee Chinelo Bally’s Freehand Fashion, posted a new blog feature ‘Getting to know pattern designers‘, kicking off with Greenstyle Creations and finished the week off with a visit to the cinema to watch The Dressmaker. What have the sewing bloggers been making? Tilly […]

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Interviews

Getting to know pattern designers – Greenstyle Creations

With so much choice from great sewing pattern designers we wanted to start a new feature where we highlight one of the designers on the site. We are kicking off with Greenstyle Creations, who create sewing patterns for men, women & children. They have over 40 dressmaking patterns under their belt. If you haven’t come across their […]

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Great British Sewing Bee, Reviews

Freehand Fashion with Great British Sewing Bee’s Chinelo Bally

Click here for our ultimate guide to The Great British Sewing Bee series 5 2019! We are very excited to be involved in the blog tour for Chinelo Bally’s new book, Freehand Fashion. On the Great British Sewing Bee Chinelo Bally wowed us all with her amazing freehand pattern cutting skills, so we couldn’t wait to […]

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Sew Reporter – 15th November

This week we posted our Crafty Christmas Gift Guide, How to organise a local sewing meet up and we now have over 100 sewing groups in our community to join and chat about all things sewing! What have the sewing bloggers been making? Tilly at Tilly and the Buttons posts Your Makes. The Colette blog posts How do you plan your sewing and […]

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Inspiration

How to organise a local sewing meet up

Do you want to find other people who love to sew and live locally? Here are some handy tips for organising a sewing meet up to go fabric shopping or visit a craft event or fair. First things first, find out if there are any existing groups in your local area that meet up already. […]

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Sew Reporter – 8th November

This week we posted new sewing pattern releases for October with Fiona from Diary of a Chainstitcher, created a new feature, The Fabric Shop World map, where you can add fabric shops onto a Google world map and we also posted a LOOK BOOK for winter coats! What have the sewing bloggers been making? Tilly […]

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