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New: BurdaStyle Plus Magazine!

The highly anticipated BurdaStyle Plus Size Style Special for Autumn/Winter 2015 has arrived!  Jam packed with beautiful styles from past issues as well as 24 exciting new outfits for only £5.80 – you’ll have no excuse not to look good and feel great too! With eye catching dresses and chic coats to welcome in the Autumn/Winter 2015, BurdaStyle Plus Magazine presents a […]

Kids Summer Sewing Patterns | BurdaStyle Kids Style Special Magazine

We’re so excited about the kids’ summer sewing patterns inside the new Style Special Kids Magazine. With summer weather on its’ way, the children in your life will be needing a stylish wardrobe to run around in – rain or shine – and these patterns are just perfect. There are a whopping 53 styles in the […]

Summer Sewing | What to Make for Spring/Summer ’15

The sun has started shining and it’s almost time to shed our stuffy winterwear. But what to wear for the warmer weather? Keep reading for summer sewing inspiration… There are a few key styles that have come to the forefront and are set to be summer sewing essentials. One thing I’m happy about is that vintage-style […]

New BurdaStyle Magazines!

We have got a collection of fantastic new BurdaStyle magazines for you to try, with new editions of BurdaStyle; Burda Handicraft Quilting and BurdaStyle Plus. The March BurdaStyle magazine has a tonne of fantastic new content including 15 patterns with 48 different styles. There are is a special focus on dresses which would make lovely […]

Great British Sewing Bee | Episode 5

Well they weren’t kidding when they said it was ‘tricky fabric’ week, were they?! The five remaining contestants tackled lace, leather and neoprene, yikes! Highlights for us this week included Deborah’s gorgeous teal lace pencil skirt but she wasn’t the winner of that particular challenge – Matt took the top spot and won praise for […]

Great British Sewing Bee | Free Corset Pattern

So we’re in week 4 and it’s Structure Week! The judges want to see how the contestants tackle the challenge of creating garments which require structural techniques including boning and pleating. Tough! First up it was corsets.  The plucky sewers gave it their best shot and May and Patrick were seriously impressed with their efforts. Deborah […]

London Fashion Week AW15 | Show Highlights

Don’t worry if you missed London Fashion Week AW15 – we’ve gathered all of the best bits in one handy place for you to catch up on all of the latest trends… Highlights from Day 1 London Fashion Week AW15 Highlights from Day 2 London Fashion Week AW15 Highlights from Day 3 London Fashion Week AW15 Highlights from Day 4 London Fashion Week AW15 […]

The Great British Sewing Bee | Episode 1

Poor Annie! We’ll miss her and her ‘piggy pin cushion’! She started off well, coming fourth on the cotton trouser challenge but it went downhill from there and she ended up being the first contestant to be sent home from The Great British Sewing Bee (GBSB). We wanted to share some of the highlights from […]