Win! Miffy fabric bundle

Who’s the cutest bunny in the world? Why, it’s Miffy of course! She’s back with the ‘Miffy Holiday’ fabric collection featuring five brand new designs from The Craft Cotton company (www.craftcotton.com). We’ve teamed-up with them to bring you this stunning quilt kit worth £123 as a prize this month. One lucky reader will win 2… Continue reading

Issue 62’s template download

Issue 62 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates and sewing patterns from issue 62 to print out at home below. Just print out the PDFs at 100% and then get your cutting scissors at the ready!

Time to celebrate with issue 62

Say hello to the most joyous season of the year! It’s almost the holidays and we can’t think of a better time of year to show off your sewing skills. From handmade advent calendars and decorations, to glamorous vintage-inspired party dresses and glitzy skirts (perfect for dancing the night away on New Year’s Eve!), we’ve… Continue reading

Errata: The Pinafore Dress

In Simply Sewing magazine issue 61, there was an error in the sizing on the pattern envelope for The Pinafore Dress – the pattern incorrectly stated that it included sizes UK 6-24, but the correct sizing for the pattern is UK 6-20.

Download issue 61 patterns

Issue 61 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates and sewing patterns from issue 61 to print out at home below. Just print out the PDFs at 100% and then get your cutting scissors at the ready! Note: these pattern sheets don’t include The Pinafore Dress and The Simple… Continue reading

Handmade Christmas pattern download

Issue 61 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates and sewing patterns from issue 61’s Handmade Christmas booklet to print out at home below. Just print out the PDFs at 100% and then get your cutting scissors at the ready! Download Handmade Christmas sewing pattern sheet 1 – click… Continue reading

Win! Christmas fabric bundle from Makower

When it comes to Christmas, the more the merrier, right? How about a whole 15 metres more? We’ve teamed up with Makower UK to offer-up this huge bundle of festive fabrics from their retro-inspired ‘Merry’ collection for one lucky reader to win!

35 seasonal makes in issue 61

We think autumn is the best season of all for indulging in some quality time at your sewing machine (hello, cosy fabrics!) – and we’ve got lots of projects for you to start working on today in issue 61. It’s filled with bright homewares, staple garments and cute gifts for (dare we say it) Christmas…. Continue reading

Issue 60 pattern downloads

Issue 60 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates and sewing patterns from issue 60 to print out at home below. Just print out the PDFs at 100% and then get your cutting scissors at the ready! Note: these pattern sheets don’t include The Autumn Dress and The Pencil… Continue reading

Get autumn ready with issue 60

Autumn is on the horizon and we’re using the change in seasons as the perfect excuse to switch things up! We’re updating our everyday wardrobe with a tunic dress and classic pencil skirt, refreshing our old favourites with embroidery, and jazzing up our space with modern prints. It’s all inside issue 60 – take a… Continue reading