Best Ways to Choose the Right Sewing Machine For You

There are many different sewing machines on the market today, and we know that it can get confusing trying to pick out the right option. In this blog, we will be sharing some of the best ways to help you choose the right sewing machine for you. Know What You Want It...

Sewing, Embroidery, and Quilting Machines: What’s the Difference?

If you’re thinking of buying a new sewing machine, you might find yourself facing a wealth of different options. This can be confusing, even for accomplished sewers. Let’s start with the basics - the difference between sewing, embroidery, and quilting machines. Sewing...

Translate your passion for sewing to gift-giving

As the effects of the lockdown are being felt, and belts are tightening across the country, what better way is there to economise on gift-giving than to turn our talents for sewing towards home-making gifts for our friends and loved ones? As well as saving money and...

A guide to coverstitching

Maybe you are already a proud owner of a sewing machine, but you’re a little disappointed with the quality of the hems it is producing? A coverstitch machine may seem like a big purchase, but it promises to make your future sewing a far more pleasant experience. If...

How to choose the right type of knitting wool

To the inexperienced, all wool is alike, but if you're ready to get serious about your knitting projects, it's time to rethink the yarn you're choosing. But where to begin? Here are some factors you need to consider when finding your perfect match: Gauge The gauge, or...

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Best Ways to Choose the Right Sewing Machine For You

Best Ways to Choose the Right Sewing Machine For You

There are many different sewing machines on the market today, and we know that it can get confusing trying to pick out the right option. In this blog, we will be sharing some of the best ways to help you choose the right sewing machine for you. Know What You Want It...

Sewing, Embroidery, and Quilting Machines: What’s the Difference?

Sewing, Embroidery, and Quilting Machines: What’s the Difference?

If you’re thinking of buying a new sewing machine, you might find yourself facing a wealth of different options. This can be confusing, even for accomplished sewers. Let’s start with the basics - the difference between sewing, embroidery, and quilting machines. Sewing...

Translate your passion for sewing to gift-giving

Translate your passion for sewing to gift-giving

As the effects of the lockdown are being felt, and belts are tightening across the country, what better way is there to economise on gift-giving than to turn our talents for sewing towards home-making gifts for our friends and loved ones? As well as saving money and...

3 beautiful fabrics for summer dressmaking

Now you have found your favourite dress patterns, all you need to do is buy the perfect fabrics for bringing your creations to life. But what type of fabric should you look for? To start with, the style of dress that you are going to make needs to be considered. For...

3 summer craft ideas

3 summer craft ideas

As the days slowly start to get longer, and the temperature steadily rises, it is hard to believe summer has finally arrived. Should you find you have more time on your hands this summer than usual, it may be the perfect time to start a summer craft project. If you...

Inspiration for your next patchwork quilt

Inspiration for your next patchwork quilt

If you're a creative person, you will most likely love creating patchwork quilts. Sometimes, however, you may experience a creative block which prevents you from thinking of new and unique quilting ideas. Below we list some sources of inspiration to help you decide on...