Christmas Fabric

Christmas Fabric

Tis the season to be SEWING! Now that December is here, it’s definitely time to get your Christmas sewing done (or started!). Need fabric? Here are 6 stores that are stocking some great Christmas fabric this year: 1. Ministry of Fabric This has to be one of my...
BENEFITS OF SEWING FOR CHILDREN

BENEFITS OF SEWING FOR CHILDREN

  Sewing is a great activity for children aged 8 and over and you can often find school holiday workshops or even classes that run weekly during the school term that cater for children. When sewing children have to concentrate and focus on what they are doing.  They...
STORAGE IDEAS FOR YOUR SEWING SUPPLIES

STORAGE IDEAS FOR YOUR SEWING SUPPLIES

It doesn't take long for your small stash of fabric to turn into Mt Everest, or for your few bits and pieces of lace and trim to really accumulate.  That's why sewing room storage is so important, plus the more organised that you are the less time you will spend...
TIPS FOR BUYING A SEWING MACHINE

TIPS FOR BUYING A SEWING MACHINE

  If you are new to sewing you might be thinking of purchasing your first sewing machine.  Here are a few things to consider to help you in the process. USAGEFirstly you will need to think about how often you will use your sewing machine and what you will be using it...