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PIN & SEW MAKES: Monstera Jersey Nora Top

PIN & SEW MAKES: Monstera Jersey Nora Top

Hi, I’m Louise from @louisevictoriaking, also one third of @patternpals vlog. I am so pleased to be asked to write a blog post for Pin and Sew. As I have never wrote a blog post before, I hope I don’t disappoint. I am defiantly feeling like I am channeling a more tropical weather with my fabric choice for this make. This gorgeous Monstera Leaf Jersey in dusky pink caught my eye when I was looking through the website, I knew it was the one for me and that I wanted to make a Tilly and the Buttons', Nora Top out of...

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PIN & SEW MAKES : French Terry Lodo Dress

Fabric Review French Terry How to Sew with Knits Pattern Review Pin & Sew Makes

PIN & SEW MAKES : French Terry Lodo Dress

Hi everyone,It’s Aga, the name behind the Pin & Sew! I can’t believe I haven’t posted my makes here before! I must admit I am more of a maker than a blogger myself. And with as little free time I’ve got I always chose to make something rather than write about it – good pictures and captivating posts take so much time to prepare!My New Year’s resolution this year, along with losing weight ( #yayfororiginality) is to find more time for sewing and blogging about it. So here it is, my first proper review! This Lodo Dress hasn’t been my...

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PIN & SEW MAKES: Sewing with Sweater Knits - Amanda's Yoko Sweater

Fabric Review Free Pattern How to Sew with Knits Pattern Review Pin & Sew Makes Review Sweater Knits

PIN & SEW MAKES: Sewing with Sweater Knits - Amanda's Yoko Sweater

Hi there,its Amanda again back on the Pin & Sew blog with another make from Aga’s gorgeous fabrics. This time its a totally fab one as its from a free pattern.   I have had my eye on these beautiful sweater knits for a while but was a little unsure of what to make. Whilst they would be perfect for a cardigan I had cardigan overload after the Cosy Cardi Challenge.This fabric would also be perfect for a Nina Lee Southbank but I definitely don’t need any more of those anytime soon and I would also say it would work...

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Apply to be a 2019 Pin & Sew Blogger - NOW CLOSED

Apply to be a 2019 Pin & Sew Blogger - NOW CLOSED

Happy New Year everyone! What a great year it's been for Pin and Sew. I launched the shop in July 2018 and straight away I have been welcomed with opened arms into the sewing community. You guys have been absolutely amazing!In the last year I’ve met a lot of new sewing friends and chatted to so many lovely people in the industry who were more than happy to share their experience with me. I have also collaborated with some wonderful bloggers, YouTubers and Instagramers. Each of these things have made me feel so grateful for having my little Pin & Sew...

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PIN & SEW MAKES : Feeling Festive in Luxurious Velvet

Adding Your Own Style Fabric Review How to Sew with Knits Pattern Review Pin & Sew Makes

PIN & SEW MAKES : Feeling Festive in Luxurious Velvet

Hi it’s Sue @dogsinstitches_and_me on Instagram feeling fabulously festive in sumptuous stretch velvet! How about sewing up a quick and simple dress to take you through the season in this gorgeous, luxurious fabric?I decided to make The Women’s Issie Pattern by SewPony which I have made before as it is such an easy make and with the shoulder ruffles always makes me feel special. The Issie Pattern is designed for knit fabrics and there are so many options to decide to make including tops, a dress with a tie collar or yoke ruffle and cinched in waist and a straight dress with...

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