28th Apr 18Positioning Pattern on a Blind
Talking you through our thought process on an example that requires a bit of compromise.
1st Aug 17OMG we've sponsored OMGFL
Helping a local girls football league build their website.
1st Jul 17How to make an Interlined Curtain
New tutorial, our most detailed yet.
1st Jun 17Curtain Ease & Overlap
How much extra width do you add to your curtains for ease and overlap. This is what we do
1st May 17Interlining Guide
Our quick guide to curtain and blind interlinings.
1st Mar 17Lining Guide
Our guide to curtain and blind linings.
1st Feb 17Starting your Sewing Business
Some thoughts about Selling fabric.
1st Jan 17Half Drop Pattern Repeat Fabric
Video explaining why the fabric on the table has a half drop pattern repeat.
1st Dec 16Sticky Wooden Curtain Poles
Watch this quick video to see how we get the poles running smoothly again using some spary silicone.
1st Oct 16Shrinking Curtains!!!
When these full length curtains were made they were just touching the floor. So why have they shrunk?.
7th Sep 16Check Your Pattern Repeat!!
Why we always check the pattern repeat.
1st May 16Old Textile Mills
Wonderful images in these articles.
1st Apr 16Starting your Sewing Business
Our thoughts on Pricing.
1st Mar 16Starting your Sewing Business
Our thoughts on not turning into a busy fool. Avoid this big mistake.
23rd Sep 15Janome 1600P QC Review
Why we love our Semi Industrial sewing machine!
12th Aug 15HOW WE DON'T MAKE OUR BLINDS
Look at these blinds that are an example of the way we DONT make them.
23rd Mar 15ROMAN BLIND HEADRAIL ALLOWANCE EXPLAINED
Photos help show what we really mean by headrail allowance
3rd Feb 15DO YOU HAVE PROBLEMS WITH HALF DROP PATTERN REPEATS?
Check out this question and answer
3rd Feb 15THE LAST OF THE SCISSOR MAKERS
Are your scissors this good?