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TV/ Film inspiration

Find That Pattern: And Just Like That

The long-awaited return of Sex and the City got me itching to hunt out patterns from the show. Retitled “And Just Like that” the show is back in New York checking in on Miranda, Carrie and Charlotte. Sadly no Samatha – sob sob. Now in their mid-fifties, the show follows them dealing with adult children, […]

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Community news

Sew Reporter – 16th January

Happy Sunday Foldliners! I don’t know about you, but I am utterly transfixed with cosy sewing projects and feel a fleece might be in order to avoid cranking the heating up while I work! January is a great time to get organised (and hope that good habits last!) and if you’re planning on sorting out […]

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Woman wearing The September Coat sewing pattern from Merchant and Mills on The Fold Line. A duster coat pattern made in dry oilskin, oilskin, mid - heavyweight linens, denim, wool, corduroy, cotton twills or canvas fabric, featuring a relaxed fit, button front closure, breast pocket, midi length, waist pockets and back centre vent.
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Top 10 patterns

Most Popular New Pattern Releases of 2021

January is the time of year for reflection and seeing what has been so we have been nosing at which 2021 indie pattern releases have been the most popular with you all. We were so intrigued to see what made it into the top ten and to remind ourselves of how many fab indie patterns […]

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Community news

Sew Reporter – 9th January

Happy Sunday gang and welcome to the first Sew Reporter of 2022! We are feeling refreshed after a little break and ready to kick start a new year with (you guessed it!) some sewing! We are pleased to share that you can now pre-order the spring edition of Tauko magazine from the shop which will be released […]

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Watch while you sew

The Sew Down: January

Happy New Year 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 had some exciting developments since the last sew down and we wanted to update you on all of […]

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Community news

New Years Sewing Resolutions 2022

Happy New Year Foldliners! As we step into the new year, you might be ready to dust the cobwebs off your sewing machine and start thinking about your sewing goals for the year. We’ve been chatting to some of the wonderful makers, bloggers, vloggers, designers and podcasters who delivered excellent content at the 2021 Sewing […]

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Watch while you sew

Best of the Sew Down: 2021

It’s time for the “Best Of” bonanza, so we thought we would round up some of the best of the things we shared in the Sew Down through 2021. Enjoy! We were enthralled by the BBC series at the beginning of the year and that fashion that was in it so we got hunting for […]

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Great British Sewing Bee

Great British Sewing Bee: Celebrity Christmas Specials 2021

Great British Sewing Bee: Celebrity Christmas Special 2021 The Great British Sewing Bee is on BBC One for the second time this year with two Christmas celebrity special episodes! The Great British Sewing Bee is back with two celebrity Christmas special episodes and we are thrilled to have another chance to enjoy our favourite TV […]

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Community news

Sew Reporter – 12th December

Happy Sunday gang! We have some exciting things to share with you this week so we will get straight to it! We’ve added the Vikisews menswear range to the shop, a stunning new design from Pattern Fantastique, a new Merchant and Mills pyjama pattern and a snuggly hoodie from Cashmerette. The Camden Pinafore and Skirt pattern by […]

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New Sewing Patterns

Sewing Pattern Releases: November/December

Hello gang! It’s been a busy end to the year with lots of lovely patterns coming into the fold. We’ve had a new menswear collection from Vikisews, coat and jacket patterns, some lovely accessory designs and lots more. As usual, all the sewing pattern releases are below so you can peruse your favourites and pick […]

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