Win 13m of Geometrix fabrics, worth £169

Lewis & Irene Geometric fabric

We’re giving away 13 metres of Lewis & Irene’s (smoking hot!) Geometrix fabric collection to one lucky winner!

The Great British Sewing Bee 2020 news

The Great British Sewing Bee series 5 contestants

We have news people! If you love to make your own clothes, why not apply for the Great British Sewing Bee 2020? Applications are open now!

Fast Fat Quarter: how to make pattern weights

How to sew pattern weights

Cutting out your sewing patterns will be a breeze thanks to these pretty pattern weights by Jennie Jones.Read on for our free tutorial and learn how to make your own pattern weights.

9 sewing vloggers to watch

With The Great British Sewing Bee on the lookout for sewists for their 2020 series, we have a big void in our lives now this year’s show has aired. Sewing vloggers are stepping in to provide us with our much-needed on-screen stitching fix!

The Kelham Skirt

SS55 Kelham Skirt Sewing Patter

Meet the only skirt pattern you’ll need! Mix and match for 20 ways to sew MIY Collection‘s Kelham A-Line Skirt sewing pattern – with its pleat, pockets and waistband details.

Fast fat quarter: how to make a sunglasses case

How to make a sunglasses case

Keep your sunnies protected from scratches while you’re out and about this summer! Jennie Jones is here to show you how to sew a lined case with this free tutorial…

The Fold-Up Tote

SS55 fold up tote bag sewing pattern

Swap plastic bags for this clever tote bag sewing pattern – it folds away and zips for easy carrying. Happy shopping!

Get ready for Me Made May 2019

Me Made May 2019

It’s that time of year when our instagram feeds are filled with handmade goodness for #memademay and this year marks the 10th year of the popular makers challenge. If you’re new to Me Made May, get ready to join a huge community of fellow sewists!

The Freja Dress

Freja Pinafore Dress sewing pattern

Take inspiration from simple Scandi style with Kirsty Hartley’s Freja Dress, a classic pinafore dress and skirt pattern for your everyday wardrobe in UK sizes 6-20. When we spend time sewing ourselves a new garment, we want to be able to show it off as much as possible, which is why we love to stock up… Continue reading

The Libby Dress

The Libby Dress sewing pattern

Sew a new spring staple with The Libby Dress sewing pattern in UK sizes 6-20, with a classic Peter Pan collar, simple pleated skirt and two sleeve and skirt lengths.