Download Sew Home Style’s templates

Issue 56 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates and sewing patterns from issue 56’s Sew Home Style to print out at home below. Just print out the PDFs at 100% and then get your cutting scissors at the ready! Download your Sew Home Style sewing patterns – click… Continue reading

Download issue 56’s templates

Issue 56 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates and sewing patterns from issue 56 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 Shirt Dress and The Flora… Continue reading

Sew a shirt dress + home makes with issue 56

You know that amazing feeling when someone compliments your dress and you can say “I made it myself”? That’s why we love sewing – and why we’ve filled issue 56 with ways to boost your capsule wardrobe, including two staple patterns. And you can give your space a handmade touch too with our project book… Continue reading

Download issue 55’s patterns

Issue 55 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates and sewing patterns from issue 55 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 Leila Dress, The Kelham Skirt… Continue reading

Simply Sewing meets: GBSB’s Jen

The Great British Sewing Bee series 5 Jen Hogg

Jen lives in Glasgow with her husband Neil, children Cameron and Kirsty and the family dog, Archie. A former litigation solicitor and then small business owner, she put work on hold in 2016 to spend more time with her family. With an empty nest looming she has recently agreed to lead a local knitting class… Continue reading

Issue 54’s pattern downloads

Issue 54 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates and sewing patterns from issue 54 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 Wrap Dress, The Cora Top… Continue reading

Simply Sewing meets: Sewing Bee series 5’s Janet

Great British Sewing Bee series 5 Janet

A whizz with jersey and GBSB‘s unofficial sewing guru, Janet left the Sewing Bee sewing room this week – sob! Janet lives in North Yorkshire with her husband of 48 years, David and their dog. As a little girl, Janet was taught to sew by her Italian mother and at 16 was making her own… Continue reading

Simply Sewing meets: Great British Sewing Bee’s Alexei

The Great British Sewing Bee series 5 Alexei

Oh, Alexei. We all wanted his stunning maxi dress from 1970s week, didn’t we? It’s always sad to see a sewist leave the GBSB sewing room, but we’re not ashamed to admit that Alexei’s inspiring goodbye speech had us welling up – it was a heartfelt reminder of the soothing power of sewing. This multi-talented… Continue reading

Download issue 53’s patterns

Issue 53 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates and sewing patterns from issue 53 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 Amélie Dress and The Sarah… Continue reading

Sew spring style with issue 53

We don’t know what we’re more excited about: The Great British Sewing Bee being back on our screens, or the arrival of spring (who are we kidding – it’s obviously GBSB, right?). When you’re not watching your favourite sewing TV show, though, we’ve got plenty of projects and patterns for you to make in issue… Continue reading