Off in which eight hopefuls are tested on their sewing and dressmaking skills as
they compete to be crowned Britain’s best amateur sewer.
transform a high street top by altering the neckline and produce a
made-to-measure dress for a model under intense time pressure. The judges, May
Martin from the Women’s Institute and Savile Row’s Patrick Grant, scrutinise
every stitch as they look out for puckering seam lines and perfect top
stitching. One sewer is awarded garment of the week whilst two leave the Sewing