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Sewbox News

Sewbox will be at the Knitting & Stitching Spring Show at Olympia 2-5 March 2017.  Come and see us on Stand C77 in the West Hall near The Dressmaking Studio. We will have a large selection of Liberty fabrics – needlecords, Liberty jersey, Liberty tana lawn, Liberty Lifestyle and some Liberty Lantana (wool/cotton mix) all at ‘Special […]


Happy Christmas from Sewbox

by Susan on December 23, 2016

Happy Christmas to all the lovely Sewbox customers and thank you for your support throughout the year. Christmas Draw …. Congratulations to Sue in Bristol who has won a Colette Sewing Planner and to all the other prize winners. New website coming in the New Year …. Very excited to announce we will be launching […]


New Patterns at Sewbox

by Susan on December 6, 2016

The Christine Haynes Ellsworth Coat is here … The Ellsworth Coat is a fully lined classic 1960’s-inspired double breasted overcoat. The coat features elegant topstitching down the front, around the notched collar, down the center back, at the yoke seams, and on the sides of the deep patch pockets. The Ellsworth Coat is filled with […]


  Colette Sewing Planner … The new Sewing Planners from Colette will be stocked by Sewbox and arrive very soon. The perfect Christmas present for your sewing friends or of course, yourself!  If you would like to reserve one e-mail me on  Introductory Offer £26.  Estimated arrival at Sewbox 24th October. Colette describes the […]


Sewbox at Ally Pally – Ticket ‘give-away’

by Susan on September 27, 2016

This is our first visit to the Knitting & Stitching Show, Alexandra Palace, London 5th – 9th October, 2016 – Stand J3 – the Great Hall Come and see us on Stand J3 in the Great Hall.  As you enter the Great Hall from the West Hall or the West Corridor we are along this […]


A brief over-view of some of the Sports and Active Wear on the site … Papercut patterns have the Pneuma Tank top, which was made up by Charlotte in last nights’ episode   Also Soma Swimwear and Anima Pant … from £12.99 … and Ooh La leggings!! Sewaholic have the Vancover sportswear collection  at £12.95 per […]

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Spring Skirt Pattern Giveaway

by Susan on May 21, 2016

The sun is out – well, on most days 🙂 – and spring is in the air. Away with the chunky knits and wooly sweaters and in with the fresh frocks, bare legs and spring sewing. Let us the official start the Sewing (Bee) Season! Are you enjoying watching the journeys of the wonderful sewers […]


We’re excited to have Nanna today on the blog, the creator of the indie pattern line “How to do fashion”. If you haven’t read her blog yet, consider taking a look. The Danish/English blog features not only lots of great vintage sewing inspiration, but also practical vintage style tips (we love her video on how to tie a […]

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New Hot Patterns at Sewbox ….

by Susan on January 29, 2016

We now stock over 130 of the Hot Patterns range!!  Here are some of the latest.   Some cosy tops for the winter chill ….. Great wardrobe staples …… Looking forward to spring/summer and those quick get-aways …… How about some pj’s  – the Hot patterns Boudoir of Bliss range ……   For those of you […]

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Festive Update at Sewbox

by Susan on December 11, 2015

2 New Patterns added this week …… Colette Phoebe Dress  Phoebe is a modern A-line sheath dress with a customizable style. The lined bodice shaped by princess seams makes Phoebe incredibly easy to fit. Angled waist darts create a flattering shape that is echoed by the lightly flared skirt. Version 1 features a double-breasted bodice, perfect […]