How To: Do paper sewing

Have a go at adding paper sewing to your craft repertoire with our simple guide, it's a great way to teach children how to sew too!

French seams

Here our experts show you how to do French seams. Yes, it’s a little trickier than doing a plain seam but no need to worry, the French seam is just a…

Plain seams

If you’re a beginner then this is perfect for you as we are starting with the basics, how to construct plain seams and a variety of seam finishes. How to do plain…

Tidy craft project

Let our Craft Assistant give you her top tips when it comes to matching and pairing fabrics, tips and tricks below! Choosing the fabric for your sewing project is one…

Embroidery hoop project

Embroidery hoops can look so pretty gathered together to decorate a wall. The small circular frames will keep your material taut as you stitch and if you leave your work…

It’s so easy to lose your needles so keep them safe in one place with this pretty needle case. Made with gorgeous printed fabrics, easy stitches and a tassel, you’ll…

Learn To Sew day

We love to meet you at our workshops and the very first Woman’s Weekly Learn To Sew event on 7 July 2014 was a great success. A fun-filled day was…

Bangle bag

This cute bangle bag is a simple sewing project and the style is perfect for spring and summer holidays       With just a few bits and bobs, that…

Glasses case

Sew your own distinctive glasses case in your favourite fabrics, using a sewing machine, and add pretty buttons.