Making your own clothes gives you a real advantage when it comes to making them last – I have no idea if this analogy is going to make sense (I know nothing about building houses), but we’ll just go with it. The process of actually making clothes – choosing the fabric and sewing it all […]
Cover up stubborn stains with these 8 DIY methods! I’ve included a range of ideas, so there’ll be a suitable method for everyone.
With Tilly’s new book ‘Stretch’ sliding through letterboxes all around the country (and probably the world too) this week, I thought that now would be the perfect time to give you some tips on looking after garments with a stretchy disposition. Let’s start with a lowdown of what stretchy fabrics are and what makes them […]
Hello! This post is here to accompany my new printable, a Sewing Machine Needle Guide, which I’ve made to help you figure out which needle will work best with whatever project you’re working on at the moment. The printable includes two pages not featured in this blog post – things to consider when choosing a needle, and […]
Shortening what this post is about into a title was very tricky to do, so in case it doesn’t convey the idea right, here’s what I mean: How to categorise your fabric scraps, thread colour and leftover notions of past projects so that you have an easily accessible, go-to mending and patch kit for that […]