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How to : make a pair of lacy, satin knickers

In this blog I’ll show you each step of my first attempt at making a pair of fancy pants, or “how to make a pair of lacy satin knickers”! As always, I have the-S box to inspire my ‘make’ and it was specifically this gold paisley lace that inspired me to have a go a… read more

How to : make a luxury satin & lace scatter cushion

We love this luxury satin & lace scatter cushion, it’s so glamorous and opulent. Wouldn’t it make a fabulous wedding or birthday present? Here, using fabrics and trims from the-S box September 2018 Jewel, we show you how to make this gorgeous gift. First cut out four squares of silky satin* fabrics in stunning shades… read more

How to : make a sparkly fabric gift bag

Follow our easy-peasy guide to make a sparkly, fabric gift bag and never buy gift wrapping paper again ! This “how-to” blog features a contrast-lined, silky satin, soft drawstring bag that would be perfect for jewellery or a precious keepsake.   We’re using these gorgeous fabrics from the-S box September 2018 ‘Jewel’ edition of our monthly… read more

How to : make a faux leather paper key fob

Here’s another quick ‘make from the-S box August 2018 Check Mate The box has a masculine colour palette of Ink, Sepia and Ash and includes products that might make gifts and projects that would work for the guys as well as the girls.   This appliquéd key fob is really simple and utilises both the… read more

How to : cover a frame with woven ribbons

This is a quick, cute ‘make’ that doesn’t include much actual sewing, but it is quite crafty and might challenge your pattern cutting skills! This paper maché 3D frame is included in the-S box August 2018 Check Mate. The box has a masculine colour palette and is focused on product that might make gifts and… read more

the-S box August 2018 Check Mate

How to : make a faux leather paper wallet

This is an unusual ‘make’ because it utilises an innovative new product that we have sourced for the-S box August 2018 Check Mate This wallet is made up from the faux leather paper that is included in the box as well as the checked fabric, the velcro and various trims. Here’s all the pieces that… read more

How to make a Beach Hut Inspired sewing kit

How to make a Beach Hut Inspired sewing kit-ironically no sewing required! This is the last of the Beach Hut Style makes for July 2018; it’s the easiest and the quickest and uses up all those little leftovers… You will need : remnants of trims left over from the-S box July 2018 a traditional Kilner… read more

How to : make a Beach Hut inspired appliqué tea towel (or two)

I was lucky enough to spend most of my childhood Summer holidays in Bournemouth. Almost every day, come rain or shine, off we all went to the Beach, where my Grandparents had a Beach Hut.   Collating this month’s craft subscription box, ‘Beach Hut’ the-S box July 2018, has brought back some lovely memories of those… read more

How to: make a drawstring denim backpack with a water-resistant lining

It’s not a secret how much this girl  loves swimming! Rumour has it that I’m a secret mermaid (I wish!) It all started early at Bournemouth beach (but these days you’re more likely to find me at Pells Pool in Lewes).   the-s box July 2018 -it’s all about the iconic Beach Hut; a brilliant… read more

Beach Hut bunting apron

How to: make a Beach Hut bunting apron

  ooo a Beach Hut bunting apron? If you know anything about us Stitcheryettes then you’ll be aware that we love, love LOVE our denim aprons! We also love making inspirational and creative ‘stuff’ with the contents of the-S box. We also LOVE bunting-it’s one of our favourite things to stitch… the-s box July 2018 is all… read more

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