Posts tagged with ‘sew’

  • Review : Great British Sewing Bee Book From Stitch to Style

    Sewing Bee book review: From Stitch to Style

    By on May 18, 2016

    With every Great British Sewing Bee series comes a book, this year it’s called From Stitch to Style. …

  • Make it Own it Love it by Matt Chapple

    Make it Own it Love it, Matt Chapple’s debut book

    By on May 13, 2016

    I’m proud to announce Make it Own it Love it, my very own sewing book!

  • Homemade oil cloth make up bag

    Small changes can have big affects

    By on January 22, 2016

    When you make your own the options to personalise your projects are endless, I show you how you can…

  • Christmas Tree Garland: repeat sitching the trees

    Christmas tree garland

    By on December 23, 2015

    The perfect festive crafternoon project, make a Christmas tree garland. Wonderfully simple materials make a effective handmade garland….

  • DIY knight costume made from felt

    DIY Knight Costume

    By on December 14, 2015

    How to make a DIY knight costume from bright coloured felt. Simple project to make a knight tunic…

  • Handmade make up bag

    Tutorial: DIY bag

    By on November 25, 2015

    Step by step guide to make a bag with an invisible zip. The beautiful lined bag makes a…

  • Gemma & Matt Chapple working on the launch of the SEW-A-SAURUS sewing kit range

    The tales of launching a product

    By on November 24, 2015

    I share our tales of launching our first product, the SEW-A-SAURUS sewing kit. The story shares our highs…

  • Matt's Top tips for using Rotary Cutters

    Using a rotary cutter

    By on November 9, 2015

    During the Sewing Bee I became know as Maverick Matt with the rotary cutter, they are now my cutting…

  • How to make a halloween cape (which also glows in the dark)

    Glow in the dark Halloween Cape

    By on October 25, 2015

    Keep little monsters warm and safe this Halloween with this glow in the dark cape. Great sewing project…

  • How to turn a dress into a skirt

    How to turn a dress into a skirt

    By on October 11, 2015

    It’s heart breaking when a little girl out grows their favourite dress, so why not turn the dress into…