Calling all Liberty lovers

LIberty exhibit Great British Sewing Bee live

Fresh from getting our Liberty fix at this September’s Liberty in Fashion exhibition, we’re counting to the on air debut of Liberty’s brand new fabric collection on Sewing Quarter TV this weekend!

The Zoe dress

Zoe Dress sewing pattern

Have you seen our new easy-to-wear pullover dress sewing pattern? It’s a great beginner’s dressmaking project as it needs no zips or fastenings and can be made in two lengths. It features a front scoop neckline, facings, back straps and side seam pockets.

The Jade Dress

Jade Dress Sewing pattern

Hello, new fave frock! Make a versatile dress for your autumn wardrobe with Adele – our easy dress sewing pattern in UK sizes 6–20, featuring simple-style sleeves and a midi or knee length.

Dazzling dragon: sew a DIY halloween costume

How to sew a dragon halloween costume

Fly off on a magical adventure with Kirsty Hartley’s glittery dragon mask and wings set. Read on for the full set of easy-to-follow instructions and templates to make this brilliantly bling costume that kids will love.

New winter looks in issue 35

Simply Sewing magazine issue 35

Frosty mornings, cosy nights in, chunky knits, and lots and lots of layers – we’re fully embracing winter this issue with new looks for everyday style and plenty of ideas for getting started on your handmade Christmas (it’s never too early!). Get your copy of issue 35 today in our online store. Here’s a peek inside…

Win ‘Merry & Bright’ Threaders fabric

SSM35 win Threaders Merry & Bright fabric

Get your handmade Christmas off to a flying start with Threaders’ new Merry & Bright fabrics collection. We’ve got 4 bundles featuring all eight fabrics (worth over £60 each) up for grabs.

Win £200 of Simplicity goodies

SSM35 comp simplicity 2

Hip, hip hooray! We’ve teamed up with pattern company Simplicity to offer one lucky reader a bumper prize of goodies from their latest range, worth £200. Pattern company Simplicity is 90 years old and to celebrate, it’s launching its first ever gift collection. The new vintage-inspired range includes limited edition planners, storage tins, cosmetic bags, coasters and… Continue reading

Win 3 metres of Seasalt fabric

Seasalt fabric patternless hem skirt

In case you  haven’t got your hands on a copy yet, issue 34 of Simply Sewing includes Jennie Jones’ guide to how to sew this swishy midi skirt with handkerchief hem…

Save £££ on your next stash splurge!

Save £5 on sewing quarter

All these cosy Autumn evenings have really boosted our sewing mojo this month, so surely this justifies a spot of fabric and notions shopping, right? We’re excited to be offering you a special offer to stock up on sewing supplies over on our sister site Sewing Quarter. Read on to get your voucher code and treat… Continue reading

Great British Sewing Bee Live: your top of the shops

In just over a week, London’s Excel centre will be full to the brim with fat quarters, threads and the satisfying whir of sewing machines! (Not to mention some of our favourite faces from our favourite TV Show. We’re busy prepping our workshops for the Great British Sewing Bee Live next week. If you’re planning a trip to… Continue reading