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!

We’ve Taken Part in The Big Stitch

The British Heart Foundation is running a campaign challenging ‘style-savvy shoppers to get crafty’ called The Big Stitch. They want you to personalise an item of clothing you find in their shop. When I heard about The Big Stitch I thought it was a great idea. I am a supporter of the British Heart Foundation anyway, so this…

Baby Bloomers | Free Sewing Pattern

These beautiful baby bloomers are a great way to cover up unsightly nappies and are suitable for both boys and girls. The elasticated waist makes them comfortable for the baby to wear and you will find them easy to get on and off when it’s time to change the nappy. You will need 2 fat…

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Tilda’s Seasonal Ideas Collection Sneak Peek

Enjoy the best of Tilda throughout the seasons with Tilda’s Seasonal Ideas Collection. Tilda’s Spring Ideas, Tilda’s Summer Ideas and Tilda’s Winter Ideas have been presented in one beautiful collector’s volume for Tilda fans everywhere. This wonderful collection of sewing and paper crafting projects by world-famous designer Tone Finnanger are all made using gorgeous Tilda fabrics and embellishments.…

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Blue Sky by Laundry Basket Quilts | Fabric Crush

Blue Sky is the latest fabric in store from Makower. We have all fallen head over heals in love with it. We’d like to drive in and swim in the scrumptious blue shades, it’s simply stunning. Blue Sky has been lovingly designed by quilting extraordinaire, Edyta Sitar from Laundry Basket Quilts. The range is full of…

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These Secrets Will Make Your DIY Sewing Look Amazing

The lovely guys over at Wunderlabel have written a really handy guest blog for us. They have given their top tips to give your sewing a professional finish. Have you ever wanted to sew like a pro? We want to tell you a secret – you can be a pro just with your DIY sewing! There…

Book Bag Pattern

Book Bag Pattern with Cross Stitch Anchor Detail

From 101 Ways to Stitch Craft Create this Book Bag Tote has many functions. A Book Bag, a shopping carrier or a beach bag, this sturdy tote is a simple sewing project that will serve you well. Created by Grace Harvey for 101 Ways to Stitch Craft Create it uses one fabric for the exterior with a…

Marina by Makower | Fabric Crush

Marina is the new fabric range from Makower and we have completely fallen in love with it. Reminiscent of holiday home decor it brings fond memories of summers by the coast. Detailed quirky harbour scenes and classic nautical images in traditional colourings with a splash of vibrant orange. Beach Huts, boats and fish work beautifully…