Lauren's Top Sewing Tips

Lauren shares all her top tips for a successful sew from getting started and setting up your machine through to specific techniques that will help you achieve a lovely finish on your handmade garments.

Laurens Top Tips for Sewing with Cotton Double Gauze

Get ideas and inspiration for how to sew with this fabric and what to make!

How to use cuffing for jumper and sweatshirt patterns

Lauren shares her tips and hints for giving your jumper and sweater projects a professional finish with cuffing fabric.

Everything you need to know about PDF Sewing Patterns

What are they and how to use them

Beginners guide to sewing a sleeve

Part Nine

Alternative cutting tools and scissors for dressmaking

The g&g team test out different types of scissors

Guide to Facings and Under-stitching

Part Six

Guide to Interfacing for dressmaking

Part Five

Hand sewing for dressmaking

Part Four

How to sew a double fold hem

Part Three

Sewing simple seams and basic terms

Part two

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