Sewing

As stitching and sewing becomes ever more popular, there’s never been a better time to pick up a needle and thread! With an abundance of free sewing patterns and how-to techniques, sewing enthusiasts can learn and gain inspiration from a broad collection of sewing projects. With new patterns and projects being added every week, be sure to come back soon for more crafty ideas!

DIY Fabric Pumpkin | Free Pattern

Pumpkins aren’t just for Halloween. They are great for autumnal home decor. Playing with different fabrics in this fabric pumpkin project will create a wonderful effect for your home. These adorable little fabric pumpkins are one of the charming projects from Helen Philipps’  book, Modern Vintage Gifts. Great fun to make, they look lovely clustered together and can be made in any…

Introducing Tilda Cottage | Fabric Crush

Just when you think Tilda couldn’t possibly produce another fabric collection that could beat the last, she does. The latest collection, Cottage is stunning. Full of beautiful reds, striking blues and the big bold floral patterns. The colours and patterns are perfect for the festive period and can make a wide array for festive makes. Separately,…

How to Make a Pencil Case | Back to School

It is only a couple of week’s to go until the kids go back to school. While some of you may have been hyper organised and bought school shoes and stationary back in July, others are just starting to think about it. I am one of those people. Eek! And battling for the last pencil…

Tilda Harvest & Sewing by Heart Blog Hop

We have a really exciting Tilda blog hop for you. This time, not only will we be talking about the new Tilda Harvest fabric, we will also be taking a look at Tone Finnanger’s new book, Sewing By Heart. Let’s take a look at who will be taking part in the blog hop, shall we?…

Tilda Harvest

We Have a Fabric Crush on Tilda Harvest

Harvest is the gorgeous new range from the world famous fabric designer that we all know and love, Tilda. The collection is inspired by Tone and her mum’s love of the autumn with motives of bird’s, berries and cabbage flowers. The colours in the range are full of zingy gingers, olive greens, beautiful purples and…

Meet the Artist | Nel Whatmore

Nel Whatmore is an artist and designer well known for her floral paintings, landscapes and abstracts. We are thrilled that Nel has translated her gorgeous paintings into a fabric collection, Ghost and that SewandSo are now stocking it. We recently caught up with Nel to find out more about her and how the chance to…

Tanya Whelan Shades of Rose | Fabric Crush

Tanya Whelan is back with another knockout fabric collection, Shades of Rose. Her signature floral style takes centre stage with big bold roses and delicate rose trellises. Shades of Rose is a tonal collection of elegant, classic and timeless florals rendered in beautiful shades of red, aqua and grey. Quilters and sewists will find endless uses…