BLOG

How to sew an Easter basket!

How to sew an Easter basket!

These Easter baskets are fantastic! Once on the arm of children, there is no holding back in collecting eggs and sweets, or the baskets are already filled and hidden by the Easter bunny. These DIY baskets are sewn really quickly and can be even done out of fabric remnants. After the Easter egg hunt, the handle can be easily removed and the basket transforms into a cute little storage bag for all the bits and bobs in the house. Christina from christinaa.de will show you a step-by-step guide of how to sew the Easter baskets in three different sizes including...

Read more →


How to sew a pom pom scarf!

How to sew a pom pom scarf!

Looking for a super quick, easy and fabulous sewing project? Well there's no need to look any further, as this is the perfect project for you! And the best part? Not only is this fabulous scarf right on trend and a total joy to sew up, it will also keep you lovely and warm this winter, so get your fabric, trim and scissors at the ready... let's get sewing! Begin by cutting your fabric into a triangle that is the width of your material and 80cm tall. The easiest way to do this neatly and evenly is to fold your fabric in half lengthways and cut from one edge to...

Read more →


Christmas Gifting Made Easy!

Christmas Gifting Made Easy!

Looking to gift someone special this Christmas, but running out of time and ideas? Well look no further, as we are here to save the day with a fabulous selection of items that every sewer is guaranteed to love!  Everybody loves a Tote Bag, and this one is no exception! This super fun tote bag with "Sew Happy" printed on one side makes the perfect gift as not only will its bright colours instantly put a smile on your lucky recipients face, but you can also pack it full of other goodies too. Win, win!  Our Retro Flower Trays come in the most fabulous colour combos and are excellent quality as they are made...

Read more →


How to sew a quick Christmas stocking!

christmas

How to sew a quick Christmas stocking!

Here we show a quick and easy way to sew a fun Christmas stocking. Download our free PDF at the bottom of this post which shows you with step-by-step photos on how to sew it AND it includes a pattern for a stocking. It's the perfect sewing project for beginners and it's really lovely to have your own unique handmade stocking for Christmas. You can also get your kids involved and they can decorate it with ribbons, pompons or even feathers!  We have a great choice of lovely cotton and canvas fabrics to use for your handmade Christmas stocking: Download our Christmas...

Read more →


We are hiring!

We are hiring!

Are you creative and passionate about design and maybe even sewing and making your own clothes? Than this role might be for you! We are looking for someone creative to join our team in London. We have just launched our German brand byGraziela over in the UK and as the sales are getting more we need more support! The role encompasses marketing, pushing brand awareness forward via social media, newsletters, collabs with influencers, facebook ads and potential press coverage. We'd love you to come up with content for our blog and all social media. You would need a good knowledge of Instagram...

Read more →