Posts tagged with ‘sew’

  • The finished party dress

    The party dress

    By on February 9, 2015

    Getting into the spirt of Children’s Week on the Great British Sewing Bee by making a girls party dress…

  • Matt's through to week 2

    Matt makes it to week 2 of the Great British Sewing Bee

    By on February 7, 2015

    Matt lives to stitch another day in the Great British Sewing Bee…hurraaaah!

  • GBSB class of 2015, what will the Sewing Bee 2016 line up look like?

    I’m a contestant on the Great British Sewing Bee 2015

    By on January 27, 2015

    It’s official Matt Chapple is on the Great British Sewing Bee series 3, find out how my journey started…

  • Creating the Tweed country look

    Jacket sleeve alteration

    By on January 13, 2015

    Learn how to upcycle a jacket with a simple sleeve alteration to create a tweed country look.

  • Beautiful shift dress

    The Gambian shift dress

    By on January 7, 2015

    Using some handprinted cotton from the Gambia I created a classic shift dress with an African feel.

  • Christmas table runner

    Festive table runner

    By on December 30, 2014

    A festive table runner to set the table off for Christmas day. Admittedly I left it a little late…

  • The finished dickie bow

    Proper Bow Tie

    By on December 4, 2014

    Tutorial – How to make a Proper Bow Tie

  • Easy sleep over bed

    Sleepover bed

    By on November 28, 2014

    Make a cool sleepover bed from a duvet cover and 4 pillows, an instant hit with the kids!

  • Sequin alteration jumper

    50 shades of grey

    By on November 9, 2014

    Transform a plain basic jumper by adding sequin shoulder patches.

  • Tweed skirt front

    Tweed skirt

    By on November 1, 2014

    How to make a tweed skirt with invisible zip and contrasting lining