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Top indie sweater sewing patterns to make this Winter

When it’s chilly outside we love nothing more than sewing a snuggly jumper sewing pattern. Over the last few months we’ve seen lots of sweater sewing patterns popping up on social media as the weather gets colder and many of us are spending more time at home. So here are our top sweater sewing patterns from […]

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Sew Reporter – 10 January

Hi team, are you looking for a nice distraction from everything that’s going on? Grab a cuppa, a nice snack, put your feet up, and keep scrolling for all the ins and outs from the world of sewing. And try not to think about anything else other than dressmaking patterns, fabrics, makers from the community, […]

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New Years Sewing Resolutions 2021

Happy New Year everyone, I have to say I wasn’t sure what to write at the start of this blog post. As we tentatively step into the new year, I’m sure you are ready to dust the cobwebs off your sewing machine and start some creative endeavours. We’ve been chatting to indie designers in our […]

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Sew Reporter – 20 December

Hi team, can you believe this is the last Sew Reporter of the year? It’s been a difficult year for many of us and we have all faced personal challenges. Hopefully sewing has provided some comfort during this time, perhaps some escapism or enabled you to help others. Your support for our small business has […]

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Sew Reporter – 13 December

Hi there! We hope you’re ready to sit down (or lay down?) with a cuppa because today’s Sew Reporter is filled to the brim with some absolutely-from-out-of-this-world-amazing-inspiration and lots of great things to watch, read and listen too. Enjoy browsing/ listening/ watching and have a great Sunday! Wowzah! Megan Nielsen designed and stitched this stunner […]

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Sew Reporter – 6 December

Hoorah! It’s Sunday! Time to relax, chill, and browse all the sewing stuff we have gathered for you today. From sewing inspiration to new patterns and things to read, it’s all here. Enjoy and have a great day 🙂 Ps. in case you haven’t seen it yet, check out the special edition from our “Find […]

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Sew Reporter – 29 november

Hello sewists, how is your weekend going so far? It’s time to sit down, relax, and scroll your way through the Sew Reporter. We hope you’ll see something that inspires you because that’s what we love to do! Enjoy browsing and have a great Sunday. Ps. There is still time to grab yourself a Black […]

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The Sewing Pattern Tutorials 13: Sewing Pattern Blocks

A BEGINNER’S GUIDE: SEWING PATTERN BLOCKS   Hi, it’s Rachel here on the blog today with the next instalment of our popular Pattern Tutorial series. There has been much discussion in the sewing community recently about sewing pattern blocks and we’ve had lots of questions about how these are designed. We thought it would be helpful […]

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Sew Reporter 22 November

Hello makers, welcome to this weeks Sew Reporter! We hope you all had a great week and that you are looking forward to slowing down (preferably with a hot cuppa in your hand) and peruse the sewing inspiration we have gathered for you. There’s more than enough to get you through the weekend. Enjoy! Kathy […]

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Our Favourite Sewing Books!

Sewing books are a fantastic resource for us makers, sitting on our shelves happily until the time is needed. I often get them down when I’m not sure what to make and have a look through for inspiration.  They are also wonderful gifts… we all know what is just around the corner! We thought it […]

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