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sewing tips

  • What to Make with Oilcloth Fabric?

      Oilcloth. Not many fabrics can conjure up nostalgic feelings like this fabric can. A lot of people recall their parents using it around the house, making aprons out of it…

  • Tips for Sewing with Lace

    A while back we all watched the contestants on The Great British Sewing Bee struggle while sewing with lace. As such we thought we help to demystify the process by sharing some…

  • 12 Tips for Delicate Fabric

    To make cutting easier, it is possible to buy a fabric stabiliser spray which will make the fabric slightly stiffer and can be washed out after you have finished the project.…

  • knit fabric tips

    Knit Fabric Sewing Tips

    We have lots of lovely new knit fabrics, so we thought it might be helpful to compile a list of knit fabric sewing tips. We’ve questioned and debated with all the…

  • Buying Jersey Fabrics

    Buying Jersey Fabrics. Just Jersey Tips

    As much we love buying jersey fabrics, we know that they can be a little bit scary to sew due to the stretchiness. Jerseys are not what they first seem, they…