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The Evelyn Dress

Go retro with the 1940s-inspired Evelyn Dress, a tea-party frock with two feminine collar styles, two lengths and a swishy fit-and-flare silhouette.

Win! Clover pom pom makers

Clover pom pom maker

When it comes to pom poms, more is always better, so any gadget that we can get our hands on to help speed up their creation is a winner with us! More time equals more pom poms, right?

Win I AM Patterns bundles from Backstitch

I AM Patterns garments

Creating chic, elegant sewing patterns for the modern woman, I AM Patterns is our go-to for effortlessly French sewing styles, from dresses and tops to sweatshirts and dungarees. We’ve teamed up with the lovely folk at Backstitch, who are proud stockists of the brand, to give away three sets of patterns worth £45 each. Each… Continue reading

*whispers it* Start sewing for Christmas!

Fabric advent calendar tutorial fig 1

Every year we embark on our annual quest to plan ahead more with our festive sewing projects. Luckily our sister TV channel Sewing Quarter are here to help. They’re hosting a week of festive projects, demos and kits, starting this Wednesday…

The Boxy Top

The Boxy Top sewing pattern

Sew a staple boxy top for your everyday wardrobe (and even print the fabric, too!) with Jen Hewett’s block-printed design. This is a great beginner’s sewing pattern.

8 of the best summer sewing patterns

Charlie Caftan Pattern_Kaftan Pattern-4

Reach for those lightweight fabrics and get cracking with some beach-ready me-mades. We’ve rounded up our pick of the best summer sewing patterns for you, from culottes to caftans.

Sew a Softie: How to sew a guitar plushie

How to sew a guitar softie web image

We’re joining in with Sew a Softie 2018 by sharing this free toy sewing project. Make playtimes rock with Kajsa Kinsella’s soft toy guitar decorated with scraps from your stash..

The Beach Bag

The Beach Bag pattern shop

Pack your holiday essentials in The Beach Bag sewing pattern. This jumbo tote has quilted details and on-trend tassels. Here’s to golden sands, sunny skies and colourful me-mades!

The Lola Dress

Lola Dress sewing pattern

Update your summer wardrobe with The Lola Dress sewing pattern in UK sizes 6 to 20. Sew your Lola dress as a maxi frock with simple spaghetti straps or elegant off-the-shoulder sleeves. The summer months are all about chilled-out picnics in the park, days on the beach, and get-togethers in the garden – and we’ll be wearing… Continue reading