Active wear Week on the Sewing Bee + a ‘give-away’

June 21, 2016

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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Lingerie + Week 3 ‘Give-away’!

June 4, 2016

Week 3 ‘Sewing Bee Give-away’ is here! With the focus this week on Lingerie, the Week 3 ‘give-away’ is 2 patterns – The Gather, Buchanan Dressing Gown and the Tilly and the Buttons Fifi Pygamas pattern.  All orders placed between evening of 30 May and the start of Episode 4 next Monday (6th June), will automatically […]

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Children’s Patterns + Week 2 ‘Give-away’ ….

May 24, 2016

Week 2 ‘Sewing Bee Give-away’ ….. Here at Sewbox, our Week 2 Give-away is 2 copies of ‘From Stitch to Style‘ by Wendy Gardiner.  This is the companion book to this 4th series of The Great British Sewing Bee. All orders placed between evening of 23 May and the start of Episode 3 next week, […]

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Spring Skirt Pattern Giveaway

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 […]

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Skirt patterns at Sewbox

May 17, 2016

Hope you all enjoyed the 1st in the Sewing Bee new series.  Here’s just some of the huge variety of skirt patterns we have … Hot Patterns from £13.00 …. Sewaholic from £10.95 …. Colette from £10.50 …. Cake Urchin £8.99 …     As always the drape of Liberty Tana Lawn compliments these patterns […]

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Colette Selene skirt is here….

April 15, 2016

Just arrived … the Selene Skirt….   Show off your love for vintage-influenced style in a modern pencil skirt that boasts classic details. This wardrobe staple is professional, fun, and flattering. Selene’s body-hugging shape shows off your curves no matter what. Selene combines a contemporary silhouette with timeless details such as a lapped zipper, welt […]

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Papercut Ahoy Collection at Sewbox ….

March 28, 2016

  We are thrilled to take delivery of the latest Papercut Patterns collection, “Ahoy”! A range of six nautically-inspired patterns that offer versatility and feminine flair for a wardrobe boost. Papercut Adrift Dress/Skirt – a feminine dress for warm summer days. Features include gently ruffled sleeves and hemline, wrap skirt, bust darts and gathered waist […]

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An interview with Nanna of “How to do fashion”

March 15, 2016

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 ….

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

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 […]

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