‘How To’ With SQ


HOW TO: Episode 3 - Maxi Dress & Tartan Bag

It’s week 3 of our HOW TO: Series and we can’t wait to get started on punk inspired bag making, maxi-dress making and more!

On Friday 1st March, Sewing Quarter will be demonstrating how to make a maxi dress. With summer just around the corner, and our unusually warm February, the maxi dress is the perfect addition to your summer wardrobe.

Get Inspiration with our Maxi Dress Moodboard on Pinterest! Share your favourites!

Top 8 Maxi Dress Fabric Ideas



We are also bringing our take on a punk inspired tartan hand bag!

Have you made a Maxi Dress? Share your Maxi dress makes on Facebook & Instagram and tag @sewingquarter with #HowToWithSQ

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HOW TO: Episode 4 - Outdoor Jackets for Men & his Best Friend!

It’s week 4 of our HOW TO: Series and we are so excited to be showing you how to make a bomber jacket and how to make a dogs coat! A first ever on Sewing Quarter, we bring you pooch fashion for you to make at home, just like Tuesdays contestants!

Victoria Peat sewing a men’s bomber jacket, with contrast collar, flap pockets and other stylish details, made with lightweight water-resistant fabric. Perfect for your husband, son or grandson!

CL sews for a four-legged friend! Treat your lucky pup to one of our new dog-coat patterns, made with paw-print fleeces and water-resistant fabrics.

Have you made a Bomber Jacket? Tried your hand at pets clothing? Share your makes on Facebook & Instagram and tag @sewingquarter with #HowToWithSQ

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HOW TO: Episode 5 – Pussy-Bow Blouse & Tea Dress

We are back with week 5 of our HOW TO: Series and we are delighted to be showcasing demonstrations on how to make a Pussy-Bow Blouse and a Fitted Tea Dress.

Using a pretty and lightweight, royal blue fabric, we show you some practical pointers on how to perfect this intricate garment.

Our ‘Search for a Star’ winner, Jenny McCreary is back yet again to demonstrate this and the Fitted Tea Dress. A dreamy Vogue tea dress with a flattering close fit, it is enhanced by clever seam details and an invisible zip. Jenny shows you some of the useful techniques included in the pattern.

Get some inspiration for the colour and fabric of your project from our Pussy-Bow Blouse Moodboard on Pinterest! Share your favourites!

Have you made a Pussy-Bow Blouse? Or mastered making a Tea Dress? Share your makes on Facebook & Instagram and tag @sewingquarter with #HowToWithSQ

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