Taking accurate measurement of yourself is a crucial step when making your own garments. With our simple tips and tricks, you’ll get a set of personal measurements in no time and choosing a pattern size will no longer be problematic.
Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for a sewing enthusiast, you’re in need of a last minute stocking stuffer for a friend or you just want to reward yourself with something special, you’re bound to find something in this carefully curated list of perfect gifts for the Makers and Sewists.
Piping is a great way to add interest to a seam and to make your style lines extra special. Even though it looks complicated to do, it’s in fact quite simple and with the right technique and tools, it’s easily achievable.
Addicted to fabric? Us too! Even if you have the biggest and most out of control stash possible, tame it with our super useful tags (and they are free too!). Conveniently organise all your beautiful fabrics and say hello to a brand new tidied sewing room.
This week, Makers from all around the world will be joining forces to support the Fashion Revolution! The goal of this movement? Bring awareness and gain greater transparency for the fashion supply chain by asking brands and manufacturers how and by whom your clothes were made. Want to help fuel the revolution? Read on!
One final and crucial step before wearing your creation: hemming. While it can seem like a last bothersome step, you don't want to rush it as the result can really make a difference in the final look of the garment. So, today we'll talk about how you can easily hem stretch fabric garments and get perfect results every time!