New-season style updates in issue 47

Simply Sewing issue 47

Leaves are turning golden brown, there’s a fresh chill in the air, and we’re getting our sewing machines at the ready – it’s time to sew for a new season!

Bonus Alexa Top pattern download

We’re adding to our everyday wardrobe with issue 47’s The Alexa Dress, an easy-wear ruffle-hem jersey style in sizes 6-20 (US 4-18/EUR 34-48). And you can make your Alexa as a top as well with our bonus pattern pieces!

Issue 47’s pattern downloads

Issue 47 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates from issue 47 to print out at home below.

Feel-good sewing in issue 46

SS46 coveronwood

With a packed schedule of barbecues, holidays, kids’ activities, beach days, family get-togethers, weddings and more, the summer break has us feeling in need of some R&R! Which, of course, for us means spending quality time with our sewing machine. So we’ve filled issue 46 with treat-yourself makes, from a breezy boho dress and twirly… Continue reading

Issue 46’s downloads

Issue 46 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates from issue 46 to print out at home below.

12 beginner sewing patterns to start making today

Victoria skirt beginner sewing patterns

Whether you’re returning to sewing after a few years away from your machine or have never sewn a stitch before, it’s a good idea to begin your dressmaking journey with a simple pattern so you can perfect the basics.

Sew retro with issue 45

We’re going oh-sew retro this month! We’ve filled issue 45 with timeless styles for your summer wardrobe, from a 1940s tea dress to a super-comfy striped maxi, as well as a stylish craft room makeover and an Ikea hack with a difference. Take a look inside the issue…

Download issue 45’s patterns

Issue 45 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates from issue 45 to print out at home below. Just print out the PDFs at 100% and then get your cutting scissors at the ready!

Totally tropical summer makes in Simply Sewing issue 44

Summer is all about making the most of the great outdoors – and our sewing machines! Garden parties, beach days, park picnics, exotic holidays: we’ve got them all covered with issue 44’s summery projects with a tropical twist, from statement maxi frocks to outdoor party makes. Grab your copy today or take a peek inside… Continue reading

Download issue 44’s patterns

Issue 44 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates from issue 44 to print out at home below.