Sew a stylish summer with issue 30

We’re so lucky to have a hobby that fills up every corner of our lives with handmade goodness, from gorgeous frocks to on-trend furnishings and fun makes for the kids. You really can’t beat the satisfaction that comes with being able to say “I made that!”. So we’ve packed issue 30 with projects to sew… Continue reading

Colour stories: white hot

White is the perfect sunshine shade to take you from spring to summer. The ideal backdrop to make other colours pop, it’s only fitting that we end our Colour Stories blog series with a long, cool look at icy white.

Issue 29’s templates

Issue 29 has hit the shops this week, featuring Cotton + Chalk’s The Lily Dress, plus 24 other fresh projects for you to sew up this month. Grab your copy today! If you don’t want to cut up your pattern sheet, you can download your free templates from issue 29 to print at home. We’ve… Continue reading

Sew for summer with issue 29

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Hello, sunshine! This month, we’ve been filling our fabric stash with pastels and prints to kick-start our summer of sewing. From fresh blooms and ruffled blouses, to maxi frocks and layered skirts with serious twirl-power, we’re indulging our feminine side in issue 29. Take a look inside the issue, with 24 spring sewing ideas to… Continue reading

Hello, Simply Sewing issue 28!

Simply Sewing magazine issue 28 cover large

We’ve got summer on our minds and summer makes on our sewing table this month, with plenty of inspiring ideas for sprucing up our homes and wardrobes with sunny projects (no matter what the weather!) in Simply Sewing issue 28. Here’s a peek at what’s inside…

Colour stories: purple reigns

Shrinking violets need not apply – our sixth colour blog is focused on pretty purple. Beloved of pop stars Prince and Katy Perry, purple can be bold, bolshy and bright, and this summer’s catwalks were filled with Cadbury-style shades of violet.

Celebrate with us in issue 27

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Yay, it’s our birthday! We’re celebrating with handmade treats galore in issue 27, from pretty frocks to party accessories and home updates – and you’re invited! Here’s a peek at what’s inside the issue…

Sew Scandi style with issue 26

Simply Sewing issue 26

We’re all about practical and stylish sewing this month, creating beautiful things for ourselves, our homes and our family that are made to last. From an exclusive easy-wear denim pinafore dress with a Scandi-cool vibe, to school accessories sewn up in colourful laminates, issue 26 has plenty for your to-sew list!

New year, new projects! Simply Sewing issue 25 out now

The Waterfall jacket

Happy New Year stitchers! It’s time to invigorate our inspiration boards and make plans for this year’s handmade wishlist. We have a jam-packed 2017 ahead! Simply Sewing issue 25 has plenty to inspire, with 3 patterns to add to your stash and new techniques to learn. Here’s a peek at what’s inside…

Simply Sewing templates: issue 24

Download the sewing templates for Simply Sewing now! Get the full instructions for the sewing patterns in issue 24.