The sun is shining, we’ve swapped boots for sandals, and we’re ready to sew for summer! There are so many tempting fabrics to choose from at this time of year, from floaty chiffon and breezy cotton, to oh-so-wearable jersey – and we’ve got plans for them all! It’s time to delve into our stash and… Continue reading
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
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.
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
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…
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.
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…
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!
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…
We’ve filled issue 23 with simple ways you can use fabric to add a little home-sewn sparkle to your home and wardrobe, from the ultimate party dress to quick-stitch decorations. Here’s a peek at what’s inside… grab your copy today and join us in some seasonal sewing.