My Wonderful World of Sewing

My Named Clothing Stella Blouse

My Named Clothing Stella Blouse

I'm super pleased to have written my first guest blog for Minerva Crafts, I tell you all about making the Named Clothing Stella blouse along with a...
How to Sew Bunting

How to Sew Bunting

I remember my first sewing project well, it was bunting! I made loads and loads of it until I had the confidence to sew straight seams and understa...
How to make a Liberty of London clothes hanger

How to make a Liberty of London clothes hanger

I just can't bring myself to throw away any scraps of Liberty of London fabric, its just too beautiful (and expensive), so I needed something to us...
How to insert Prym snap fasteners

How to insert Prym snap fasteners

Prym snap fasteners are such a great alternative to buttons as they are so quick and easy to install, and they are so inexpensive too! I used them ...
How to sew a cuff

How to sew a cuff

I can't believe that I have managed about 5 years of sewing without attempting a shirt/blouse cuff, well I've mastered it!  My first attempt was wh...
How to secure Overlocked threads

How to secure Overlocked threads

If you are getting serious about sewing and are looking to finish garments with a really professional seam, I'd highly recommend an Overlocker mach...
Learn to sew - Understanding fabric

Learn to sew - Understanding fabric

The first learn to sew lesson with Bryoni is about understanding fabric. One of the most important things to grasp when learning to sew is the fab...