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Sunday = ice cream day! ☀️Here's one of my many Arielle skirts, made in cotton canvas with a crazy lining: http://t.co/CfqnUstVar http://t.co/2dYA8drYh3If you’ve got a couple of sewing projects under your belt, you’ve likely come across interfacing. Let's look at what interfacing is, how to use it, and our top tips for sewing with it (with video!):Introducing Orla, our new sewing pattern! http://t.co/g578H9sDuc http://t.co/m2OLpZojeCFIVE WAYS TO KICK-START YOUR SEWING MOJO! At the start of the year, we set a goal or two – such as to get off the sofa and do more sewing. So how can you motivate yourself to get more sewing done? Here are five ways for kick-starting your sewing mojo:HOW TO FINISH SEAMS WITH A ZIGZAG STITCH ✂️ Finishing seams is important to neaten, strengthen and prevent them from fraying. If you don't have an overlocker, a simple way to finish seams is by using the zigzag stitch on your sewing machine. Tutorial here:Sundays are all about taking it one stitch at a time and enjoying the process ✂️Hey you! Whatcha making? 👀✂️💕 Are you sewing any special date night outfits for Valentines Day? Or perhaps you're planning your look for Galentines with your pals? We wanna know!The beginnings of a bra... http://t.co/YrELKGMi7v http://t.co/lx9b10pZQOWant to add piping to your Rosa shirt or dress? Here's how:We ❤️ this adorable Miette wrap skirt with detachable pinnafore sewn by Bex ✂️ SewingMiette http://t.co/nOmckPo04GOoh I a good collar! Tons of tips for sewing a neat collar on our Sew Your Own Shirt or Shirt Dress video workshopHOW TO MAKE A MAGNETIC PIN HOLDER (WITH VIDEO!) My name is Tilly and I am clumsy. I drop my pins on the floor ALL. THE. TIME. A magnetic pin holder is a must-have in my house. I thought I’d share an easy DIY to make your own, using air-dry clay. Read:Check out Tilly's recent makes in her new blog post, plus chatty vlog! 💕https://t.co/H2z1CD15ygFeel like your makes lack a certain je ne sais quoi? Check out the blog for hints to give your makes the x-factor 💕🙌TEN TIPS FOR PRESSING YOUR SEWING PROJECTS LIKE A PRO! 💪https://t.co/KghfbFOBGA - A hot, steamy session with the iron can shape & set fabric, smooth out wrinkles, create defined seam lines, and generally take your handmade creations to a whole new level. Tilly shares her tips!Last day of @handmadefair! Come say hi at stand E4 and browse our easy-to-use sewing patterns handmadefair http://t.co/zy4DZLZxVuTEAM BUTTONS’ SECRET SANTA CHRISTMAS JUMPERS 🎄 Here at Tilly Towers, our fave festive event is our annual staff Secret Santa gift swap, but this year (in true 2020 style) we decided to do things a little differently. Read here (there's a video too!):NEW on the blog! Abi shares all the gory details of sewing her own 1960s inspired wedding dress (ft. a TATB sewing pattern!). Grab a cuppa! Read now:Ten Tips for Sewing Rainwear Fabric ✂️ If you’ve never sewn with rainwear fabrics, we've got some tips on what to look out for, how to handle the materials, and stitching tips to get a great result. And our Eden pattern is the perfect accompaniment.My favourite feature of the Rosa shirt and dress sewing pattern is the curved V back yoke (swoon!)What's better than one rainbow? Two rainbows! The view from @WSParkHall http://t.co/e3wbPXLhr3Have you ever sewn a dart in thicker fabric and wondered how to make it less bulky? On the blog, Vanessa shows you how to sew a “balanced dart” to fix this problem 👍Wondering who 'the Buttons' are? Get to know Team Buttons - the gorgeous people behind the patterns, who work hard to bring our business dreams to life, helping you learn to sew your own clothes! 💕Let's finish our Erin dungarees! It's the last step of the Erin sewalong, which has been made possible thanks to support from @JanomeUK: https://t.co/LcFYmuirb4 In this part we'll cover: - Hemming - Sewing the buttonhole version - Finishing the tie shoulder versionIntroducing Dominique! 💕 Our new sewing pattern is a quick and easy skirt with lots of variationsNEW on the blog! 😎LET'S SEW SKYE - Inspiration, fabric and styling:We've lowered our shipping prices! Postage starts at just £1 for 1 sewing pattern to UKThe button front version of the maternity Bettine dress is ideal for breastfeeding once baby has arrived >Take your sewing skills to the next level from home! ✂️ All of our online workshops are 10% off with code DIGITAL10 Sew along with Tilly with online video lessons at your own pace, whenever + wherever - 24/7, 365 days a year, with no deadlines.Fancy making a fancy dress? Get 20% off our sewing patterns + kits with code SUMMERSALEOn the blog today, choosing your size and fitting adjustments for the Bettine dress ✂️ http://t.co/qUu2TSEq8J http://t.co/3VzkWsqIb7Our Stevie pattern has been flying out this past week! Have you got one on your sewing table?Red sky at night, shepherds delight nofilter http://t.co/yWQqSF8NrhThe seam shaping on the Rosa shirt and dress is so lovelyIs there any better feeling than someone complimenting your outfit and being able to say 'thanks, I made it!'If you're making a wrap-style garment, such as the Pearl cardigan sewing pattern, you'll need to leave an opening in the side of the hem band for the tie to go through. Here's how to do this in a way that makes the opening both strong and tidy:Looking forward to @RenegadeCraft this weekend! If you're in London, come say hi and browse our lovely sewing patternsOur Mila dungarees are going OUT OF PRINT! If you want to get your paws on a gorgeous physical copy of the pattern, order ASAP! Get your copy here: https://t.co/BBuqH72xUl - the PDF will remain available🙌 There are two new additions to our UK 16-34 (US 12-30 / EUR 44-62) size band - it's Billie & Jaimie! 😍 to celebrate we're giving you 20% off when you buy both the Billie and Jaimie PDF patterns in the UK 16-34 size range until Sunday 16th May:Zadie has been our biggest launch EVER! Thanks so much for all the love, you guys!The German edition of my book Stretch is out now! This book will get you hooked on sewing comfy clothes with knit fabrics ✂️This Monstera Grid French Terry would make such a cute sleeveless Stella hoodie dress for hanging at the beach bar 🌴🍹🏝Our 3rd sewing pattern bundle is (ahem) Tilly's favourites! 3 for £30 for Christmas atFancy some weekend sewing? We have a new sewing tips blog post up this week focusing on understitching! ✂️❤️Learn to use a sewing machine + make yr own PJs at our weekender workshop 26-27 Sept in London http://t.co/UJpfOwXqsX http://t.co/kniAbQkMNaIf you want to make your Etta dress extra special, here's how to add a lining ✂️❤️Rounding up my Me Made May outfits on the blog...New sewing workshop! ✂️ Learn to make an impressive-looking dungaree dress at our London studio on 3 DecFancy a sewing class this Autumn? We've got some lovely classes at our South London studio: http://t.co/SMBvJBEUHX http://t.co/9uPFO6J5V9Up on the blog we have some gorgeous inspo for sewing your Nora and NessLovely Fifi sets being made, such as this one by Anna SewingFifi http://t.co/U5wExzx09wBEHIND THE SCENES ON MAKE IT SIMPLE ✨ With Make It Simple book out in Feb (available to pre-order now!), I thought I’d take a trip down memory lane + share some behind the scenes process. Plus a video that Jenny shot at the model photoshoot... Read here:Plaits the Way A-ha A-ha I Like It! We shared a sneak peek of this skirt with a plaited belt and here it is in all its glory. The skirt is our Ness sewing pattern. Keep an eye out as soon we're going to take you step-by-step with a video as well as picsLouise's Pleat Back Stevie Hack Sometimes a pattern comes along and you love it so much, you find yourself thinking of a squillion ways to make it! Louise has written a blog post about how she hacked Stevie with two different pleat backs! ✂️ Read moreA selection of our fave Marigold jumpsuits and trousers are OnTheBlog > https://t.co/QnPZsXkj4i ✂️We can't wait to see what styles you whip up with out Iris knickers sewing kits! Did you know with one pattern you can create up to 36 possible combinations! Visit our knicker sewing supply store here:Eeeeep! Today is the last day to shop our biggest sale of the year 🙌 We have up to 40% off our sewing goodies 😱🎉 *No code needed* Happy Sewing!✂️ Shop our patterns hereWe're looking to hire a Sales and Communications Manager to join our team in London:Say hello to A0! If you're a digital pattern lover, you may be excited to hear that we now include A0 copy shop patterns with all your PDF purchases. YAY! Happy sewing ✂️✨ You can find out more in our blog post linked here:Stevie is always a winning outfit for days when you want to be cool and comfy! https://t.co/eraR9CDeNa - With no darts, zips or set-in sleeves, Stevie is a satisfyingly quick and easy make - yay!

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