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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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Interviews

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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Christmas Advent pom pom garland project tutorial

Today’s the day, it’s the 1st December and you can start getting the Christmas decorations out and put up around the house. With the Christmas festive season well and truly in full swing we’ve teamed up with the Village Haberdashery to bring you a special Christmas advent pom pom garland project tutorial. So if you haven’t […]

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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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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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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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