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Eco-sewing | wide elastic now in stock

We have added to our Eco-elastic range and now have 28mm and 40mm wide elastics, which are going to be a great choice for an earth-friendly waistband! The 40mm wide flat elastic has a lovely soft feel to the surface, soft enough to wear directly next to the skin or can be channelled in a casing. […]

Eco Sewing | elastic

At last… there is an environmentally-friendly elastic made from organic cotton and natural rubber! We are so happy to be able to add this elastic to our growing section of Eco-haberdashery. It’s a viable, responsible and ecological alternative to conventional elastics while doing exactly the same job! It’s made in Austria from certified organic cotton […]

Merry Christmas!

We just wanted to say a big THANK YOU for all the love and support from the sewing community this year, you are an awesome bunch of humans! We will be enjoying the festivities as a family over the Christmas period so there will be reduced customer and pattern support during this time. Please be […]

How to sew with a twin needle | The Somerset T-shirt

HEMMING JERSEY | TWIN NEEDLE The Somerset T-shirt has a flattering Bateaux neckline, and on a minimalist style garment such as this, it’s important to understand that any stitching will a very visible detail. One of the ways to make your clothes look less home-made and more handmade is by paying attention to the finishing […]