Top 10 Vintage Patterns

Vintage has made a massive comeback and is still going strong. From vehicles and fashion to home looks, vintage design is popular with all ages! With this in mind, I’ve put together my top 10 vintage patterns to suit all occasions!   First up is Simplicity Pattern 1587, which features a pattern for a 1940’s dress. […]

Curtain Linings Explained

There are a variety of different curtain linings available so it is important to choose the one that is best suited to your needs! Here we have a crash course in which one is best for you… The most common lining material is our Sundown Sateen lining which is 100% cotton and is available in […]

How To Make Envelope Cushion Covers

If you are looking for a quick way to freshen your home decor, why not try making these easy cushion covers? There is a wealth of fabric out there and they are so simple to create! I have been sewing for a few years now and still haven’t got my head around inserting a zip […]

Understanding Pattern Envelopes

Sewing patterns have loads of information on them but do you know what it all means? It’s all there to help you – from choosing suitable fabric and quantity needed, what else you will need and most important of all, how to make the garment to fit your measurements. So let’s start by looking at the […]

Supporting WDC This May!

I am super happy to announce that we will be supporting The Whale and Dolphin Conservation charity throughout May. Every day, whales and dolphins face multiple threats – hunting, fishing nets, pollution and so many other dangers. WDC is the leading global charity dedicated to the conservation and protection of these remarkable creatures. WDC’s core […]