133 High Road, Beeston, Nottingham NG9 2LL
0115 922 3904
0115 922 3904
We are Nottingham’s Number ONE Sewing Machine Provider & Service Centre – Based in Beeston with free parking directly outside the shop.

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November 13, 2020
The Ultimate Guide to Finding the Best Embroidery Machine

Embroidery machines help you create one of a kind fabric designs. Stitch by stitch, these high-quality machines can bring even the most innovative and challenging sewing projects to life. But not all embroidery machines are created equal, so how do you choose the perfect machine for your needs and skill level? There are several factors […]

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October 23, 2020
Everything You Need To Know About Overlock Machines

Overlock machines are an important addition to any sewing enthusiast’s collection - especially if you want results with a professional finish.  If you’re new to overlockers, you might not know much about them, so here’s a helpful guide to overlockers, including what makes them great and how they differ from traditional sewing machines. What is […]

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September 17, 2020
5 Singer Sewing Machines

There are a lot of sewing machine brands out there, but Singer continues to be one of the most popular. This is because Singer sewing machines are reliable and trusted, and each of which has a range of impressive features. Here are five Singer sewing machines that are well worth considering. Which Singer Sewing Machine […]

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August 22, 2020
Which Sewing Machine Is Best For Me?

If you are in the market for a new sewing machine, you will see that there is a lot of choice. Whether you are buying your very first sewing machine or updating to a newer and better model, you won’t struggle to find a machine that works for you. At Sewing Direct, we have a […]

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June 13, 2019
Bernina Sewing Machine Special Offers

We are super proud to be a Bernina Authorised dealer. Even more so as we are the only Bernina Dealer in Nottingham. In the shop, we have a great range of Bernina Sewing machines on Demonstration. These are the Bernina 770qe, Bernina S570qe and the Bernina 475. These are all available for you to come […]

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June 12, 2019
Should I Buy a Dress Form or a Mannequin?

We have had a great email from Adjusttoform which we wanted to share with you. We hope it will help you decide on buying or not to buy a dressform which will help your clothes making clothing alterations and I am sure much more. Why Choose a Dressform? What is an Adjustable Dressform? What is […]

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January 16, 2019
Looking for a new Sewing Machine?

Looking for a new Sewing Machine? We have had a little play around with home screen on the website. The aim is to make it easier for you so when you land on the home page it will be easier for you to find your way around. The screen has been split down into Beginner […]

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July 20, 2018
Does using cheap sewing thread really matter

Does using cheap sewing thread really matter Does the type of thread really matter? The question we get asked a lot, why do we only sell Gütermann Thread? Gütermann thread is good quality has a smooth consistency and is reliable compared to other brands and alternatives. The Thread Test: if you hold out half a […]

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May 14, 2018
4 Reasons to Have Your Sewing Machine Serviced Regularly

For most people who use a sewing machine, this is an investment they cannot do without. It is, therefore, important that you properly maintain the machine. If anything, since the machine can only remain in service for as long as it is able to function. With proper maintenance, you will be able to have a […]

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January 20, 2018
Happy 2018 - We thought we would try a Video post this year.

Here is the first of our video post, we are doing a little walk around of the shop. If you are after any Yarn from James C Brett, a Sewing Machine Service, or a new sewing machine in the Nottingham / Derby area please get in touch

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