The Great British Sewing Bee is back for its seventh season! Get ready to watch textiles transform into eye-popping sewing garments as a whole new hive of brilliant contestants take on fresh challenges and thrilling themes, including a 1940's week and parachute challenge. We can't wait! Want to join in on the sewing fun? We've got you covered from beginner sewing tutorials to inspiration!
We've rounded up everything you need to join in with the Sewing Bees, so get your foot pedals ready. Go from amateur sewist to a smooth sewing seamstress in 10 weeks by following along and setting yourself weekly challenges!
The Great British Sewing Bee returns to BBC One on Wednesday 14th April 2021 at 9pm for 10 heart-warming, inspiring episodes, with the fab Joe Lycett and judges Patrick Grant and Esme Young.
Brush up on your sewing skills!
Your essential sewing kit
You’ve dusted off your hand-me-down sewing machine or splurged and bought yourself a shiny new one, now you need to grab your sewing stash staples!
Choose your next sewing project!
A 1940's vintage-inspired make
For homemade fashions inspired by the forties, why not try your hand at one of these beautiful vintage-inspired sewing projects designed by Sew Over It? From flirty tea dress to elegant wrap dress, there are plenty of pretty fabrics to choose too!
Stylish top and skirt
Keep it classy, yet casual with a stunning skirt and top combination. Dress these pieces up or down in quirky prints and complimentary solid colours, or create a co-ord in matching patterns for a super fashionable finish.
Eye-popping prints to get playful with!
This post is about the GBSB and not endorsed by the BBC / Love Productions. Image: Love Productions – Photographer: Mark Bourdillon