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Reviews

Breaking the Pattern – Book Review – Named Clothing

Let’s be honest we’re all pretty excited about the release of the band new sewing book from Named Clothing. In the video below I’ve done a full review of the book so that you can decide if you need it in your lives.. I’m afraid the answer is that you do! So What do you […]

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Lisa Comfort’s New Fabric Range

A couple of weeks ago I headed over to Sew Over Itto chat to Lisa Comfort about her new range of dressmaking fabrics. I was really interested in how the design process works for creating sewing fabrics. I had lots of questions from how much fabric do you need to order (can you ever order […]

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Tilly and the Buttons sewing book – Stretch!

Tilly and the Buttons – Stretch! – new sewing book review This week on the blog we are chatting to Tilly and the Buttons about her new sewing book “Stretch”, which is out this week.  We headed over to Tilly Towers a couple of weeks ago to get an insider peek at all the samples […]

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Book Review: Sew Your Own Activewear

This week we are doing a sewing book review of the brand spanking new book ‘Sew Your Own Activewear‘ written by Melissa Fehr. Melissa has a sewing pattern company Fehr Trade, which specialises in activewear sewing patterns so you will be in safe hands as she guides us through the magical land of Lyrca. The […]

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The Maker’s Atelier Magazine Review

  Today we bring you an exciting new video where we show you the first edition of a brand new magazine from The Maker’s Atelier. If you’ve not come across The Maker’s Atelier before, it is a UK based pattern company with a range of sewing patterns, kits, a book and now a fashion-inspired magazine. Frances, […]

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Book Review: Sewing Your Perfect Capsule Wardrobe

This week we are reviewing the new book called ‘Sewing Your Perfect Capsule Wardrobe‘ written by Arianna Cadwallader &‎ Cathy McKinnon. The book comes with five patterns that are interchangeable so that you can sew your own capsule wardrobe. In the video we show you what you what’s inside…

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Fabric Shopping haul in Paris!

Last weekend we went fabric shopping on a mini sewing adventure to Paris, France. Check out our fabric haul vlog. We visited the Creations Savoir Fair or ‘make it yourself’ exhibition in association with Marie Claire. We discovered sewing pattern designers we’d not seen before alongside loads of new fabric businesses and very successfully topped up our […]

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BOOK REVIEW: How to Sew by Mollie Makes

This week we are reviewing the new book from Mollie Makes called ‘How to Sew‘. This is the latest book in the ‘How to’ series.  We decided to do a sewing vlog to talk you through the book and show you some of our favourite sewing projects to inspire your next DIY make. How to […]

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Book Review: Girl with a Sewing Machine

This week we are reviewing the new book from Great British Sewing Bee’s Jenniffer Taylor called ‘Girl With a Sewing Machine‘. Jenniffer teaches lots of sewing workshops around the country as well as appearing on The Sewing Quarter.  We decided to do a sewing vlog to talk you through the book and show you some […]

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Book Review – The Maker’s Atelier, Essential Collection

This week we are reviewing The Maker’s Atelier new book called ‘The Essential Collection‘ that launched last month.  The Maker’s Atelier is a UK based pattern company who have just launched their first book.  We decided to do a video to talk you through the book and show you some of our favourite projects. The […]

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