Happy First Birthday to Sewisfaction HQ!

August 7th 2018

If you thought only the Queen had two birthdays you’d be right, but here I am a mere 5 months after our last “It’s our birthday” post saying it again. That’s because a year ago today I opened the doors to Sewisfaction HQ, our happy haven, our lovely shop at Holme Grange Craft Village and […]

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A little tricky Libby Shirt!

August 1st 2018

Well hello! I’m back with another blog post and a little bit of an unusual one for me – this doesn’t happen very often to me but I had a bit of a nightmare with this make. Firstly, I was so busy swooning over all the delicious fabric on the Sewisfaction site and struggling to […]

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New Vlog! What I’ve been sewing!

July 30th 2018

It’s been a couple of months since I showed you what I’ve been sewing, so I hope you enjoy this vlog with my recent makes. There are quite a few new things to show you, I’m feeling like my sewing is quite productive at the moment!

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New Vlog! Tour Holme Grange Craft Village with me!

July 30th 2018

Clearly this vlog was meant to be up before The Big Summer Stitch Up but I didn’t get a chance to edit it – sorry! I wanted to show you the lovely little craft village where Sewisfaction is based and show you some of the other brilliant independent businesses that are based here. It’s such […]

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Kathy’s Aqua Zantelle Fringe Dress by Chalk & Notch

June 8th 2018

Hi everyone, It’s Kathy back with another dress! This time I am trying a Chalk and Notch pattern for the first time – The Fringe Dress. This year as part of my #2018makenine pledge, I am trying to use nine sewing patterns from independent companies that I have never used before. This is the fourth […]

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Sewisfaction One Year On

June 8th 2018

This week’s vlog has been a little delayed as Sheona is poorly this week – but if you haven’t seen it already, Sheona has been chatting about what it has been like in her first year running Sewisfaction. It’s a long vlog but it covers the Sewisfaction journey so far, including the highs, lows and […]

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Summer Jeans of Dreams! Suzie reviews the Jalie Eleonore Jeans

May 26th 2018

The Eleonore Pull-On Jeans I have a little bit of a confession to make. I have been sewing for nearly 10 years now, and I could count on one hand the number of trousers I have made! I think the fitting issue has always scared me just a little bit too much. But this year’s […]

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New Vlog! Speedy Sewing plus a review of the Nina Lew Kew Skirt and Lisa Comfort Cardigan

May 18th 2018

Ready to up your sewing speed? My top tips for how to sew a bit faster are on this weeks vlog, along with a review of my Lisa Comfort Cardigan and my latest make, the Nina Lee Kew Skirt!

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The Big Summer Stitch Up!

May 11th 2018

We are so delighted to announce the inaugural Big Summer Stitch Up taking place on Saturday 14th July 2018 – 11am to 4pm. Come and join lots of other sewing lovers for what we hope will be the South East’s biggest free-to-attend Sewing Meet Up. As well as meeting and chatting to other sewing lovers, […]

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New Vlog! A review of Stretch by Tilly and the Buttons!

May 8th 2018

This week I’m reviewing the new Tilly and the Button’s book Stretch; make yourself comfortable sewing with knits by Tilly Walnes. I’ll give you a full overview of the book and my thoughts, show you some of the makes I’ve made from the book so far and also give you some fabric suggestions for some […]

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