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Sewing Christmas Gift Guide 2018

Hello hello and welcome this year’s sewing Christmas gift guide! I know that a lot of people (my family included) have no idea what to buy for me when it comes to Christmas and lets be honest I have had some odd presents over the years. I’ve done a roundup of gifts that I think […]

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Inspiration, Vlogs

New Sewing Pattern Releases – November

Hello Kate here and today we’re chatting new sewing pattern releases for November. I thought it hadn’t been a busy month but boy was I wrong. 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. As usual […]

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Sew The Trends – Christmas Party

    Hi Pals, Kate here and this week I’m chatting over some sewing pattern ideas for the Christmas P-A-R-T-Y season. I know that this time of year can often be fraught with a lot of social occasions, family meet ups alongside present buying, the office party…the list goes on! Finding the time to sit […]

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Black Friday Sewing Fabric Sales 2018

It’s Rachel here on the blog today, bringing you a special post this week. Each year it is my job to get up really early and search online for all the fabric shops and sewing businesses that are taking part in Black Friday. Love it or loathe it, today is the day and if you […]

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The Sew Down – November

Welcome to The Sew Down where each month we bring you a run down of some of the interesting stuff we have found and bought in the world of sewing! We will be talking fabric hauls, new sewing patterns and sharing some of the interesting things we have seen, eaten, listened to and sewn over […]

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New Sewing Pattern Releases – October

October has been a busy month of new sewing patterns with loads of new designs to get your creative juices flowing. Here we have brought you a bitesize roundup of all the new sewing pattern releases from the last month. We have also made a video where Kate chats through some of our favourites. Patterns […]

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The best coat sewing patterns to make this winter

We all love the idea of making a coat but they can be a little daunting. In this video I’m going to chat through some fantastic coat sewing patterns for beginners right through to coat making pros. Anyone who has made a coat I think will agree they really aren’t as hard to make as […]

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Millinery with Kate

This week we are talking all things millinery. Many of you requested a video about millinery after I mentioned it so it’s time to grab a cup of tea (it’s a long one) and join me as I chat hats. It was a really fantastic part of my career and I’m going to talk through […]

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Inspiration, Vlogs

The Sew Down – September

Welcome to The Sew Down where each month we bring you a run down of some of the interesting stuff we have found and bought in the world of sewing! We will be talking fabric hauls, new sewing patterns and sharing some of the interesting things we have seen, eaten, listened to and sewn over […]

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In the fold, Inspiration

The Refashioners – 2018

The Refashioners is back again this year and we are delighted to be taking part. After the strict themes of the last couple of years, this years loose title “inspired by” let’s us choose an iconic outfit or look from anywhere and recreate it by upcycling clothes. To see some of the other amazing makes […]

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