What the Quilt…

Every now and then something new comes along that really ignites my excitement for sewing… this is one of those things. Life just got easier… and quilting has become more exciting! I haven’t made many quilts, but the few that I have made, well… the most dreary and worst part of it all is havingContinue reading “What the Quilt…”

Fabric Clearance Sale

Pineapple Fabrics is having a HUGE clearance sale (CLICK HERE to see it now)… we want to share our top 5 favorite fabrics ON SALE NOW! The unique fabrics sold by unique artists on this site is why we just love shopping here, and here are a few of our favorites… Tainted Love, metallic goldContinue reading “Fabric Clearance Sale”

Back to School Sewing Crafts

While some places in the world are getting ready for back to school after summer vacation, others are getting ready to go back to school after months of lockdown – what a weird year it has been, right? To help everyone get ready for the transition back into to school life, Boo Le Heart SewingContinue reading “Back to School Sewing Crafts”

Rusted Fabrics

At Sew You Magazine we absolutely love brand new ways of creating, especially fabrics and textile art, so when we cam across this brand new range of dog themed, rusted fabrics by Rusty Dog Fabrics, we just knew that we had to share it with you. About Rusty Dog Fabrics Unique individually rusted fabrics createContinue reading “Rusted Fabrics”

Installing Eyelets – A Practical Guide

During my time as a bridal dressmaker, I inserted countless eyelets into corseted bodices, which also gave me the opportunity to test an assortment of tools for the job. There was one tool, however that always stood out above the others. Not only is it really great quality but it is easy to use andContinue reading “Installing Eyelets – A Practical Guide”

New Craft Shop on the Block

Online craft shops are growing in popularity, not just because they are a quick and easy way to buy handmade crafts as well as craft supplies, but also as a marketplace to sell handmade with love goods. Nathalie Marran is a business woman pioneering the way for South Africans to be able to reach aContinue reading “New Craft Shop on the Block”

Basic Sewing Machine Maintenance

Your sewing machine is the tool you will use, and that you need in order to create something beautiful… just as an artist needs his brushes to paint and bring his vision to life, your sewing machine will help you to bring your work to life. Show your machine love and respect, as any goodContinue reading “Basic Sewing Machine Maintenance”

Understanding Digital Sewing Patterns

We live in a digital world, so it’s hardly surprising when every aspect of our lives is influenced by it – and sewing patterns are no different. Like most things digital, this makes our lives so much easier. Instead of hunting from fabric store to fabric store, we can simply pop online, make a quickContinue reading “Understanding Digital Sewing Patterns”