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Your Guide to Paris Fashion Week

All You Need to Know About the Paris Fashion Week Every year, the highly anticipated Paris Fashion Week dazzles visitors and draws the eyes of the world to the new collections on display. In 2022, 29 brands presented their spring-summer collections. Coats, skirts, printed trousers, streetwear, suits, French couture is represented in all their forms […]

31 March 20226 minutes to read

Are you ready for London Fashion Week?

London fashion week 2022

Excitement for Fashion Week 2022 It's rather strange that trade events take place all the time but they hardly cause a media ripple. When was the last time you saw any media coverage of a plumber's trade show? Have you ever heard of the rich and famous gathering to attend a restaurant trade show or […]

15 February 20227 minutes to read

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How to Start Knitting?

How Can I Start Knit? “Letting go is the lesson. Letting go is always the lesson. Have you ever noticed how much of our agony is all tied up with craving and loss?” - Susan Gordon Lydon When looking for a particular sweater or scarf, whether it's alpaca or mohair, double stich or triple stich, […]

29 January 20226 minutes to read

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Learning from Fashion Design Instructors

The Fashion Design Tutors at Superprof "I don't design clothes. I design dreams." -Ralph Lauren The fashion world is glitzy, glamourous, and oozing with different clothing items known as "haute couture" that will easily cost you your month's rent! Nonetheless, to create art and be surrounded by those leading the world's most renowned fashion houses, […]

30 December 20217 minutes to read

Want to Learn How to Sew?

Sewing has many branches: traditional hand sewing, interior design, fashion sewing/tailoring, quilting and crafting. Above all, sewing is a useful skill that is worth learning for practicality as well as enjoyment.

Many people find sewing too difficult or rely on finding someone else to sew for them. With sewing classes from a private tutor you will be able to master sewing in no time at all. Learn to love your needle and thread with sewing lessons either at home or online.

Yesterday's sewing tools might work well with vintage patterns

Pattern-Making Basics for Fashion Design

Mastering Fashion Design Basics: Pattern-Making There is simply no way around it: for humans, clothing is essential. So is looking decent – not that your Superprof is deeply concerned about appearances but, in these times so dominated by social media influencers, looking shabby is looked down on. The idiom The clothes make the man has never […]

23 December 20197 minutes to read

How can you embroider?

Introduction to Embroidery

Everything You Need to Know About Embroidery “Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.” - Leo Burnett There are hundreds of thousands of blogs dedicated to DIY and arts and crafts. They’re very popular amongst 30-somethings looking to make their houses a home with […]

28 November 20196 minutes to read

How can you embroider?

Useful Embroidery Techniques

Embroidery Techniques for Beginners “I think art is the only political power, the only revolutionary power, the only evolutionary power, the only power to free humankind form all repression.” - Joseph Beuys Arts and crafts are making a comeback in the digital age thanks to social media like Pinterest and Instagram. Knitting, sewing, interior design, etc. […]

28 November 20197 minutes to read

Sewing has been a popular craft in Europe and Asia for many centuries.

Find Sewing Classes In The UK

Getting Started With Learning How To Sew What is it about this craft that has taken your fancy? Are you keen to develop a skill that you can make money from (for example, making cushion covers or creating felt toys to sell on eBay or Etsy) or are you only looking to become handier around […]

31 July 201914 minutes to read

What types of stitch are there?

Fundamental Sewing Techniques

Discover All the Stitches You Need to Know for Sewing “I think art is the only political power, the only revolutionary power, the only evolutionary power, the only power to free humankind form all repression.” - Joseph Beuys Embroidery, knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, etc., arts and crafts are becoming more popular with the younger generation. It’s […]

28 June 20196 minutes to read

Learning to Crochet

The Beginner’s Guide to Crochet “Creativity is piercing the mundane to find the marvellous.” - Bill Moyers Studies have shown that knitting and crochet reduce the risk of cognitive impairment in later life. Knitters have healthier brains and better memories than those who don’t knit or crochet. But you don’t need to be 75 to […]

28 June 20196 minutes to read

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Where to Find Courses to Learn How to Sew in UK cities

Finding Sewing Classes in Major UK-Based Cities "My mother had a sewing machine. I was never allowed to use it, but I was so fascinated by this little needle going up and down joining fabric together that I'd use it when my mother went out to feed the chickens." -Philip Treacy Generations of youths have […]

4 June 20198 minutes to read

Where can you find sewing lessons?

How to Choose Your Sewing Class

How to Choose Sewing Lessons “Dressing is a way of life” - Yves Saint Laurent This quote, from one of the world’s greatest fashion designers, succinctly summarises what it is to make clothes. Yves Saint Laurent, whose name was often shortened to YSL, showed that fashion is difficult in terms of both creativity and technique. […]

12 June 20186 minutes to read

How can you make your own clothes?

How to Make Your Own Clothes

Start Making Your Own Clothes “Fashions fade, style is eternal” - Yves Saint Laurent How many Brits does it take to change a lightbulb? This isn't a joke... It might surprise you to learn that fewer and fewer brits are actually capable of sewing on a button and other basic household tasks like replacing a […]

25 May 20186 minutes to read

You can embroider boxes and bags.

Learn to Embroider With These Sewing Resources

Learn Embroidery As a Beginner: Where Does It Come From And How To Get Started What sewing enthusiast hasn’t stood in awe in front of a 13th-century embroidered cope or richly-decorated Chinese court dress? Who hasn’t stared at the elaborate designs of 18th-century coats and admired the needlework? Not everyone who learns how to sew […]

27 February 20187 minutes to read

Find new ways to learn how to sew

Sewing Help: Resources For Learning How To Sew

What Resources Are There To Help You With Your Sewing Courses? “The seamstress’s needle pecks like a fastidious chicken.” - Jules Renard With the progress of industrialisation, sewing machines have replaced human hands at the needle for over a century - and now robotics are making ever greater progress. Though the young, soon-to-be saint Joan […]

22 February 20187 minutes to read

Sewing supplies for your first sewing classes.

Sewing Supplies for Learning How To Sew

Learn to Sew with the Right Sewing Accessories As a beginner seamstress (or beginner tailor), getting all the accessories you need to learn how to sew requires money and method. Making a “shopping list” to buy the necessary accessories for your sewing box is not easy when you have just taken your first sewing lesson. All […]

9 February 20188 minutes to read

The fashion world is much more than dressmaking

A Beginners Guide for Learning How to Sew

Everything you Need to Know About Learning to Sew What is a zig zag stitch? How does it compare to a blind stitch, a slip stitch, a backstitch or any other kind of stitching? In this article, we would like to clear the air – give you the straight stitch, as it were, all about […]

18 January 20189 minutes to read

Find a sewing teacher online to learn sewing.

Sewing Tutorials for Making Progress with Learning to Sew

Online Sewing Classes for Perfecting your Technique "Really I don't dislike to cook, but what you cook is eaten so quickly. When you sew, you have something that will last to show for your efforts." Elizabeth Travis Johnson Just like picking up your granny's cooking tips, what could be more beneficial and motivational for a […]

8 January 20188 minutes to read

Learn how to sew from sewing teachers online and from home.

Learn to Sew Like a Pro

Online Sewing Classes for Learning How to Sew Life is much better when you learn how to slow down. In his book In Praise of Slowness, Carl Honoré explains why it is important to slow down in our world that is always going too fast. Sewing is a great way to slow down and take some time […]

5 January 20187 minutes to read

Sewing Lessons are For Everyone

Would you like to save money while also making your own unique style?

Learning to sew is both practical and an interesting way to express your creativity. Anyone can learn to sew!

It’s never too late to learn; as long as your hands can hold a needle and thread, you can learn to sew.

So Why Should You Learn to Sew?

  • To express your creativity
  • To save money
  • To be more green
  • To meet people

Now you’re ready to learn how to sew!