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!

Tilda Lemon Tree Fabric Crush

It may not feel like it, but now that Tilda Lemon Tree is available to pre-order, spring is definitely here! This gorgeous new fabric is bringing a burst of sunshine into our January and making us feel like now is the time for picnics and bike rides. The vibrant prints are filled with exotic birds,…

Sew Your Own Activewear | Sneak Peek

The market for activewear is huge right now. As the world is grabbing their running trainers and yoga pants, Melissa Fehr has been working tirelessly on her new book, Sew Your Own Activewear which is a hobbyists must have book of 2018. Melissa Fehr is a pretty inspirational lady. She is a pattern designer, marathon…

Sew Your own Activewear Blog Hop

Sew Your Own Activewear is the perfect book to start 2018 with. Melissa Fehr of Fehr Trade has created 4 pattern blocks which can all be altered to make a whole wardrobe of activewear. We have gathered some of the best bloggers from around the UK to review, make projects from and tell you all…

How to Make a Ribbon Rose

How to Make a Ribbon Rose… the Nicholas Kniel Way

For more than a decade, designer Nicholas Kniel has been making the most exquisite ribbon flowers and embellishments. His flowers have been featured in Martha Stewart Weddings, and have been adored by bridal designers and milliners all over the world. In this extract from his incredible book, Creating Ribbon Flowers, he teaches us how to…

Scotty Dog Doorstop Pattern

Scotty Dog Doorstop Pattern

Fix that annoying door that is always drifting shut with this cute Scotty dog doorstop pattern. A handmade doorstop is a quick and easy thing to make and can be filled with uncooked rice, sand or dried beans. You can make it to coordinate with the fabrics in your room or use a bright funky…

Top 10 Handmade Christmas Ornaments To Make This Christmas

Tis the season to make handmade Christmas ornaments. Adorn your home with your makes and gift them for your loved ones to enjoy. When it comes to Christmas, there are so many Christmas ornaments and decorations you can make regardless of your craft of choice. Here, we have chosen a selection of our favourites. 1…

Lewis & Irene Chieveley | Fabric Crush

Lewis and Irene have a new fabric range out which is giving us all sorts of sewing inspiration. Chieveley is making us fall in love. Chieveley is inspired by the opulence of a grand country house. This sumptuous collection has metallic elements in copper and gold. Sounds quite festive doesn’t it. I love Christmas markets…