Subs-December-2017
Subs-December-2017

How To

Build your practical skills while having fun with our assorted projects. Master tricky fabrics, learn more about new techniques and find out how to make things fit you better as you develop your stitchy repertoire.

Master French Seams

Master French Seams

Get to grips with a clever seam favourite for a...

Fix a Frayed Pocket

Fix a Frayed Pocket

A quick fashion fix with Amanda Bowden's classic miracle mend

Create Perfect Darts

Create Perfect Darts

Doyenne of DIY dressmaking, Sarah Greeff, on the perfect dart

Shape Up Your Waistbands

Shape Up Your Waistbands

Sewing guru Sarah Greeff on perfect waist shapers

Stitch with Rouleau Loops

Stitch with Rouleau Loops

Tilly Walnes reveals a quick and pretty neck fastening

Make a Bias Ruffle

Make a Bias Ruffle

Upcycle legend Suzannah Stanley on how to add a cute...

Anatomy of a sewing machine

Anatomy of a sewing machine

Understand the different parts of your machine with this guide

Needlework Top Tips

Needlework Top Tips

Sarah Watson, Author Of Pen to Thread, Shares Her Top...

Fix Frayed Denim

Fix Frayed Denim

Elisalex De Castro Peake, Co-founder Of By Hand London, Reveals...

Stitch 101

Stitch 101

Learn your basic embroidery stitches

Keep Jersey Secure

Keep Jersey Secure

Amanda Bowden explains how to stabilise your jersey sewing