Sewing Blog

Greystoke Sun Hat July 27, 2021 18:13

Make a fabulous wide brim sun hat and the best bit it's reversible!

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Zip Zap pouch June 3, 2021 17:54

Freckles and Co Zipped Pouch sewing tutorial

Make a ZIP ZAP pouch in 10 easy steps!

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Ikea Sandared Pouffe Fabric Cover May 29, 2021 14:36

IKEA SANDARED fabric cover sewing pattern Freckles and Co Sewing


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DIY Jeans Yoga Mat Bag April 10, 2021 16:00

DIY Jeans Yoga Bag Freckles and Co Sewing tutorial

Repurposing Jeans is one of my favourite things to do. I love working with the shades and texture of denim. See how I made a Drawstring bag for my Yoga Mat in this tutorial.

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Kimono Sewing Pattern review March 27, 2021 15:31

I made this Kimono for Mothers Day with Simplicity pattern S1108.

See why I chose these fabrics and how it all came together in this post. 


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Make Bolster Cushions March 20, 2021 13:21

Make Bolster Cushions Freckles and Co sewing pattern and tutorial

Make a professional Bolster Cushion with zipped fastening.

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Make Reversible Sun Hats March 16, 2021 17:18

Freckles and Co Sun Hat sewing pattern tutorial

Make one of these handy reversible Sun hats with PDF sewing patterns for both Kids and Adults sizes.

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Make Bias binding and Piping March 16, 2021 17:09

Freckles and Co how to make bias binding

Make your own Bias Binding and piping at home. Let me show you how easy it can be.

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Spring Flower Brooches March 7, 2021 16:00

Freckles and Co Felt Flower Brooches sewing tutorial

Super cute Spring brooches make a perfect gift or adornment. Sewing tutorial and FREE templates available.

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Sweatshirt sewing pattern review March 1, 2021 20:30

KWICK SEW K3045 Freckles and Co Sewing pattern review

I used KWICK SEW K3045 to make a raglan hoody, See how it all went together and what I thought of the pattern.

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DIY Bolster cushion February 9, 2021 14:00

DIY Bolster cushion Freckles and Co Sewing tutorial

Make a Bolster cushion to your own sizing with this sewing pattern tutorial.

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Donut Worry – Be Happy January 19, 2021 17:30

Freckles and Co Felt Donuts

Yummy felt donuts with no sugar rush!

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Make Fabric Book covers December 1, 2020 21:00

Freckles and Co Fabric Book cover sewing instructions

Make a Fabric book cover in 10 easy steps with these instructions.

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How to choose a Sewing machine November 7, 2020 13:11

Janome 230DC at Stitch Studio UK

Looking for a new Sewing machine and don't know where to start? Here's some advise from our Studio owner and sewing teacher Linzi.

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Felt Pumpkins October 1, 2020 17:30

Freckles and Co Felt Pumpkins sewing tutorial

Make your own felt pumpkins with my sewing pattern templates and visual instructions in this post.

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Make Floor cushions August 1, 2020 22:30

Freckles and Co Three Bears Pouf sewing pattern and tutorial

Get comfy on the floor with my Three Bears cushion set. Great for meditation, floor work, yoga block or just to get down there with the littles.

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Face Masks July 14, 2020 20:44

Face Masks are becoming compulsory, here's some advice on how to make or buy them.

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How to fill a pouf or large cushion June 1, 2020 17:30

Freckles and Co How to fill a pouf

Choose the best way to fill or refill a large cushion or Pouf. Here’s 3 of my favourite techniques.

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Yoga Mat Bag May 26, 2020 19:00

DIY Yoga mat bag sewing pattern Freckles and Co

Take good care of your yoga mat with this handy drawstring bag sewing pattern and tutorial.

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Janome 230DC Sewing machine features February 2, 2020 18:43 2 Comments

Janome 230DC Sewing Machine feature review

One of our favourite Sewing machines the Janome 230DC. Find out why we love this machine so much and recommend this one to our students at Stitch.

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Fabric Shops - Greens in Blackburn May 17, 2019 18:16 1 Comment

Fabric shopping at Greens in Blackburn

Looking for sewing fabrics in the North West UK? Check out Greens in Blackburn.

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Make a Christmas Stocking November 24, 2018 16:13

Make a christmas stocking with Stitch

Make a Christmas Stocking to fill with Festive treats.

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Eyeball Pom Poms October 8, 2018 18:06

Make quick and easy Eyeball Pom Poms

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Cacti that you can't kill June 15, 2018 21:37

Make these Cool Cacti with scraps of fabric and felt, and the best bit is you don't have to water them!


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