Learn to Sew Online & At Home

Online Resources & Sewing Project Kits by Sarah Caporn, Hunting for Ladybugs


Do you ever look at sewing tutorials and wish you could make your own version come to life?  Not quite sure where to start?

Then you’re in the right place.

If you’ve been wandering this site, you may have worked out that I love to sew.  My second favourite things is to teach others.  It truly does make my eyes sparkle and heart sing. I’m thrilled that you’ve clicked your way here.

Video Tutorials



Newsletter Archives

I pack a lot of useful information and links within my monthly newsletters.  Each one focuses on a different technique or project type.

Simply click on the links to read more from my archives…

June 2016 – A Little Ruffle Around the Edges

April 2016 – Sewing Room Essentials

March 2016 – Fabric Grain: what is it and how to use it in your sewing

February 2016 – All About Sewing Machine Needles

January 2016 – Finding Time to Sew

December 2015 – What to Look For When Buying a Sewing Machine

November 2015 – Making A Mark

October 2015 – Pre-washing Fabric

September 2015 – Pressing v Ironing – what’s the difference?

August 2015  – Cutting Fabric

July 2015 – Using Sewing Pins

June 2015 – Seams

May 2015 – Patchwork

April 2015 – Hems

March 2015 –  How to Sew Bulk Bunting & Easter Projects

February 2015 – Mending & Ladder Stitch

January 2015

Please don’t be shy.  I’d love for you to send me an email if you’ve got a suggestion for more Resource posts.  Is there something you’re stuck on or do you have a project in mind but you’re not quite sure of the starting steps?  I’d love to help you.