Posts tagged with ‘sew’

  • Apply for series 4 of the BBC Great British Sewing Bee

    Apply for the Great British Sewing Bee Series 4

    By on September 28, 2015

    It’s confirmed there will be a 4th series of the BBC Great British Sewing Bee. Applications are now…

  • How to make bias binding

    How to make bias binding

    By on September 25, 2015

    Some things are more simple that you think, rather than buying bias binding why not try and make it?…

  • 30 minute t-shirt upcycle: make your own t-bag

    T-shirt upcycle: Make your own T-shirt bag

    By on September 11, 2015

    In under 30 minutes you can refashion an old t-shirt into a trendy shopping bag. Let me walk…

  • Empress roman costume including gold sash and belt

    A Roman costume fit for an Empress

    By on September 6, 2015

    Every school has a Roman day, we walk you through making a Roman Costume fit for any Roman Empress….

  • The top of the teepee

    How to make a TeePee

    By on August 26, 2015

    Let me walk you through the process of making a teepee, in our case we have gone XXL for…

  • My ballet pumps are taking shape

    I can make shoes, no I really can!!!

    By on August 12, 2015

    Love shoes? Then this is the course for you! I share my experience of making a pair…

  • Lightweight gents jacket

    A casual gents jacket

    By on August 5, 2015

    Let me walk you through my latest sewing project, a casual gents jacket which is perfect for spring/summer. …

  • Girls playsuit project by Matt Chapple, winner of the Great British Sewing Bee

    Oh-so playful playsuit

    By on July 10, 2015

    Every girls needs a playsuit this summer, instead of buying one why not give this simple playsuit pattern a…

  • Sewing a mans shirt by Matt Chapple

    Stitching a mans shirt

    By on June 27, 2015

    It’s time to test out my self drafted shirt pattern, armed with a stripped shirting fabric I set to…

  • DIY T-shirt alteration - upcycle an old t-shirt into a unique top

    T-shirt DIY

    By on June 17, 2015

    Alteration challenges!! I thought they were in the past….apparently not. I’m set a t-shirt alteration in 60 mins, what…