We meet Tamara from The Great British Sewing Bee

Tamara Melvin Great British Sewing Bee finalist

Tamara Melvin has shown her sewing prowess throughout this year’s Great British Sewing Bee and we’re pleased to have caught up with the finalist.

We meet Chinelo from The Great British Sewing Bee

Great British Sewing Bee Chinelo Bally

She’s the girl with zero fabric fear. She doesn’t need a pattern, and you leave her with an old tee she’ll refashion it into something jaw-droppingly beautiful. Yes, it’s Chinelo Bally, the freehand cutter on Great British Sewing Bee whose garment reveals are easily the best thing about Tuesday nights. This sewing sweetheart is our… Continue reading

Customise your clothes with iron-on patches

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Personalise your once-loved clothes and accessories with handmade iron-on patches

How to sew a book cover

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Preserve your favourite title with a hand-stitched book cover. Read on for the full tutorial

Great British Sewing Bee: call for applications

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Loving the second series of Great British Sewing Bee? Apply now to take part in series 3

Mollie Makes issue 37 out now

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Make needle-felted kittens, appliqué a retro-inspired handbag, knit a diamond jumper, embroider constellation wall art and lots more in the latest issue of Mollie Makes, out now

Beginner's Guide to Sewing

Beginner's Guide to Sewing

Whether you’re new to sewing, want to refresh your skills and learn some new ones, or are simply in need of inspiration, Beginners Guide To Sewing is what you need!

Fabric Friday: Pale and pretty

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Looking for a pale, pretty fabric to make Mollie Makes 35 cover star, our cute hot water bottle bear? 

Tutorial: Pom pom shoe clips

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Party up a pair of shoes with these easy pom pom shoe clips 

12 Days of Craftmas: Day 8 – snowflake doily top

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Christmas is all about the trimmings. Add a vintage doily to a plain top or cushion cover, turning it into white Christmas snowflake special