Please take a look at our latest articles below.
In The Spotlight with the amazing people from SAS - St. Andrew's Stitchers
Our first ever Business In The Spotlight is The Crafty Cavapoo, so we catch up with Kat to find out more about them.
A big well done to Cherish Barnes, our Knitted Jersey Craft Competition Winner, who not only won a BST Voucher and Deluxe Mystery Box, but also won a feature in North East Online Magazine as well.
Get crafty this autumn with these fun and seasonal sewing projects.

From easy and quick ideas perfect for gifts and decorations to more intricate projects that you’ll treasure forever, this list is guaranteed to satisfy your crafty cravings this season.
With our fabulous range of autumnal fabrics, you’ll be able to create an array of mask styles perfect for the new season!
An ear saver is an ingenious device, designed to prevent the discomfort caused by wearing face masks for long periods of time. In this tutorial we show you how to make your own ear savers in just a few simple steps. You can also find out where to donate the ear savers you make.
Let’s support our key workers! If you’re bored at home and looking for a new project idea, now is your chance to help those on the front line with your sewing skills.
Spring is finally upon us and summer is right around the corner, and whether dressmaking is your livelihood or hobby, we have a wide selection of beautiful fabrics perfect for creating spring and summer dresses.
From stripes to tropical prints make sure you stay stylish this summer! We have a selection of on trend fabric prints perfect for making stylish summer garments. 
If you’re interested in delving into the world of sewing there are a few things you’ll need to know before taking on your first project. In this article series we will go through the basics of sewing, staring with equipment.
In this article we will cover sewing patterns and fabrics. We will first explain what a sewing pattern is and why they’re a great place to start if you are a beginner. We will then take a look at the different types of fabric available and guide you on choosing the best fabric for your project.
Upholstering is an inexpensive and fun way to breathe new life into old furniture. Read on to see our top 3 upholstery fabrics of the moment.
The ultimate collection of autumn fabrics! from classic gingham to luxurious satin, let this fabulous collection inspire you to dust of your sewing machine and get creative! 
If it's your turn to host this year, then make sure your table is set to impress using our Christmas table setting guide.
Silk fabrics are luxurious. They have a lovely feel, a beautiful look and can make even the most basic garments look glamorous. The downside to silk however is that it can be quite difficult to work with. In this article, we look at some of the common issues that occur when working with silk and how to overcome them.
We’ve carefully selected some of our favourite spring prints and colours to bring you the best fabrics for the season.