Reviews of “A Beginner’s Guide to Skirts”:
Find out more about the projects in the book here.
Here’s the first review from the Sewing Directory website – http://www.thesewingdirectory.co.uk/making-skirts/
The blog tour generated some inspiring makes from the book and detailed reviews, here they are:
On Jane Marland’s blog Handmade Jane –http://www.handmadejane.co.uk/2016/11/a-beginners-guide-to-making-skirts-blog.html
On Kerry Green’s blog Very Kerry Berry –http://verykerryberry.blogspot.co.uk/2016/11/wendy-wards-beginners-guide-to-making.html
On Marilla Walker’s blog – http://marillawalker.blogspot.co.uk/2016/11/wendy-ward-culottes.html
And on the By Hand London blog – http://byhandlondon.com/blogs/by-hand-london/a-beginners-guide-to-making-skirts-by-wendy-ward-blog-tour
The Foldline posted a really detailed video review of the book with lots of looks inside the book – https://thefoldline.com/2016/11/26/beginners-guide-making-skirts/
Portia Lawrie of the Makery blog went above and beyond and did a really in-depth review of the book by testing it out on a group of beginner’s by teaching a workshop! – http://www.makery.uk/2016/12/a-beginners-guide-to-skirts-a-beginners-eye-view/
Reviews of “The Beginner’s Guide to Dressmaking”:
Take a look inside the book in this post.
I’m rather chuffed with this review of my book by the lovely Claire-Louise Hardie aka The Thrifty Stitcher who, for those of you that don’t know, is the sewing brains behind the scenes of the popular BBC series “The Great British Sewing Bee” – http://thethriftystitcher.co.uk/the-beginners-guide-to-dressmaking-a-book-review/
On the London Dressmakers Club blog – http://londondressmakersclub.blogspot.co.uk/2014/11/the-beginners-guide-to-dressmaking-by.html
On the Croft Mill Fabrics blog – http://craftii.co.uk/company-news/chance-win/
On the Sewing Directory website – http://www.thesewingdirectory.co.uk/news/2014/10/07/the-beginners-guide-to-dressmaking/
On Stitched up by Sam’s blog – http://www.stitchedupbysamantha.co.uk/2014/11/the-beginners-guide-to-dressmaking.html
Interview on the Ditto Fabric blog – http://dittofabrics.co.uk/blog/uncategorized/wendy-ward-designer-dressmaking-teacher-writer/
On Portland’s Bolt Fabric Boutique blog – http://www.boltneighborhood.com/blog/2015/1/20/book-review-beginners-guide-to-dressmaking.html
There is a board on Pinterest of reader’s makes and hacks from the book:
If you want to share pictures of your own makes from the book, do email me a copy or share on Twitter or Instagram using #bgtdm
Reviews of “My Fashion Label”:
Have a look inside the book here.
By Miss Fab Fashionista – http://missfabfashionista.wordpress.com/2015/02/17/book-review-my-fashion-label/