Making hospital scrubs with Helping Dress Medics

Helping Dress Medics - costumiers turn their hands to making scrubs for local hospitals in need .

20th May 2020

Make your own easy face masks

Learn how to make three types of easy face mask - machine sewn, hand sewn, or very easy no-sew.

11th May 2020

best kid's craft kits

Mouse House named best kids’ craft kit for creative fun during lockdown

We were thrilled our Mouse House sewing kit was not only named in the top ten best kid's craft kit for creative fun during the lockdown by the Independent newspaper, but also crowned Indy Best Buy

6th May 2020

Spring is on the way – exciting new plans for March!

Hi! My name is Kate, I’m the social media manager here at Buttonbag. I live in East Devon with my husband and our children Neve and Henry and assorted pets! In my spare time, I can be found running along the coastal paths near my home, baking at my...

4th March 2020

Make it for Mum – ideas for mother’s day gifts (no 49)

Mother’s day homemade present idea: hand-made fabric tea-cup and saucer We’ve created an easy how-to tutorial for these hand-made, hand-sewn fabric tea cup and saucer. You only need a small rectangle of fabric –  A4 size should be fine and some felt. The felt is to make it stiffer...

25th March 2019