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Sewing Patterns for Handmade Christmas Gifts

Sewing pals, we have five weeks till Christmas and if you plan to make some handmade presents we need to get started pronto! What is better than handing over something you made yourself? We’ve got a range of fantastic patterns for you to mull over, whether you are sewing for a child or grandchild to […]

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The best sewing related shows to watch this winter

The nights have well and truly drawn in and that means one thing… it’s time to get stuck into some fantastic telly. I don’t know about you but I absolutely LOVE watching something while I sew. What better opportunity to watch something about sewing while sewing yourself? We have shortlisted some of the best programs […]

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The Sew Down – September

Happy weekend everyone and welcome back to the sew down. This is a monthly roundup of some of the interesting stuff we have found, bought, read, and watched in the world of sewing.  Stuff to read: We are always hunting out good articles to read or a book that you can either read or listen […]

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Trending: Co-ord Sewing Patterns

Co-ords have graced the high street for the past couple of years, and there are amazing sewing patterns out there so you can create your own.   For anyone thinking, I’ve never heard of a ‘co-ord’, it’s an outfit made out of one fabric. There are infinite opportunities with the patterns that you already own, but […]

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The Sewing Weekender 2022 – the Indie Pattern Designers

The Sewing Weekender is only a couple of weeks away and we wanted to take a deep dive into some of the designers that will be talking at the weekend. If you haven’t got your ticket yet now is your chance and there is a fabulous lineup of talks and tutorials over the weekend.  All […]

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The Sew Down: April

Happy Easter weekend everyone and welcome back to the sew down. This is a monthly roundup of some of the interesting stuff we have found, bought, read, and watched in the world of sewing. New Designers: We’ve added three new designers to the site recently. Kylie and the Machine is the first, with their fantastic […]

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Sew Reporter – 14 February

Happy Sunday! We hope you had a great week. What’s on your sewing table this weekend? If you are in need of inspiration you’ve come to the right place. Today we have gathered some beautiful creations from the movers and makers from the sewing community, the latest pattern releases, things to watch and read to […]

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The Sewing Pattern Tutorials 14: Printing Copy Shop and PDF Sewing Patterns

A BEGINNER’S GUIDE: PRINTING COPY SHOP AND DIGITAL PDF SEWING PATTERNS   Hi, it’s Rachel here on the blog today with the next instalment of our popular Pattern Tutorial series. We get lots of emails asking us about the best way to download and print PDF sewing patterns. We know many of you don’t like to […]

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Sew Reporter – 7 February

Welcome back to our weekly report of everything sewing! We hope you had a great week and that you’re gearing up for some sewing today. Scroll down for some drool worthy community makes, gorgeous new patterns, a list of sewing challenges in February, and more. We hope you’ll enjoy checking it out. Happy sewing! We […]

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New Sewing Pattern Releases – January

  Hello gang, what a month it has been! We hope you are faring up OK and feeling ready to take on a project or two. This month has been a little quieter on the pattern releases front but I’ve picked some of my favourites to chat over with you. As usual all the sewing […]

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