Great British Sewing Bee Series 5

Here we are sharing all the Great British Sewing Bee updates, including overviews of each episode, useful info about the sewing patterns featured and general dressmaking inspiration! Join in the #gbsb5 conversation with us on Twitter – @lovesewingmag


A brief history of Shweshwe

Dolapo James of modern African fabric retailer Urbanstax shares the origins of this distinctive South African printed cotton Shweshwe, also…

Wool sewing masterclass!

Ever made a coat or jacket before? Perhaps it’s been a while and you’re hoping to refresh your memory about…

A Brief History of Linen

With a long history and a unique production method, linen has stood the test of time in trade, textiles and…