From the Bookcase: Girly Style Wardrobe by Yoshiko Tsukiori

    Following on from Stylish Dress Book: Clothing for Everyday Wear and Stylish Dress Book: Simple Smocks, Dresses and Tops, Yoshiko Tsukiori is back with her newest release. Girly Style Wardrobe (Laurence King Publishing) is a delightful book for beginners and experienced sewists alike. Comprising 28 comprehensive instructions for staple wardrobe pieces for girls […]

From the Bookcase: Sewing for Christmas

  In case you hadn’t noticed, Christmas is fast approaching and what better time of the year is there to go crazy with the sewing and crafting activities (as if we needed an excuse!). Released this month, Sewing for Christmas by Rebecca McCallion (New Holland Publishers) contains 15 projects to see you through the festive […]

Crafts We Love: Top 5 Crafts To Try This Week

  Each week we will be bringing you a selection of our pick of the crafts. From knitting to crochet, sewing to quilting, paper crafts to decoupage and more, there are a whole host of new projects just waiting to be discovered! After all, you can’t have too many projects on the go at once, […]

From the Bookcase: Vintage-Style Gifts for the Home

    Vintage-Style Gifts for the Home (Love to Sew) by Christa Rolf is the perfect book¬†for the sewist. Published by Search Press, this book contains¬†64 pages packed with vintage craft ideas for the shabby chic home. Each design is explained with clear step-by-step instructions and accompanied by beautiful photographs, and full sized templates are […]