Do you have a sewing style?

Are you fast as the wind or slow and meticulous? French-seaming everything in sight or barely bothering with the pinking shears? Sewing style is often a mystery we don’t want to share, hidden in the guts of a garment, known only by the maker (or wearer), but through understanding our sewing style, we come to understand ourselves…

Six reasons to sew (or why I sew)

I’ve been sewing for so long I don’t remember that first moment of alchemy when you realise the clothes on your back are within your ken – you can figure them out, deconstruct them, reconstruct them, build them from scratch. Sewing is magic! If that isn’t enough, here are six great reasons to get sewing today…