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

Errata: The Eden Set

SS43 Eden Set dress sewing pattern

Oops! We’ve spotted an error in the cutting layout for issue 43’s The Eden Set.

Errata: The Silk Cami

Silk Cami Pattern Shop

Whoops! The pattern evelope for issue 43’s The Silk Cami featured an incorrect version of the size chart.

Here comes the sun – and Simply Sewing issue 43!

Simply sewing issue 43

Grab your sunnies, sunscreen and sandals (and your sewing machine!) – summer is here, and so is your new me-made capsule wardrobe. We’ve filled issue 43 with colourful makes for fun in the sun, from breezy dresses and easy-wear tops, to travel accessories and bright home updates – with 3 stylish patterns included!

Errata: Issue 42’s patchwork cushion

Oops! We’ve spotted an error in issue 42’s hunter’s star patchwork cushion cutting out instructions.

Swish into summer with Simply Sewing issue 42!

Simply Sewing magazine issue 42

From weddings to proms, afternoon teas to garden get-togethers, the summer months are filled with fun events to sew for – and we’ve filled issue 42 with inspiring ideas for them all! From an occasion frock and bridal gifts, to a chic clutch bag and sequin shrug, take a peek at what’s inside the issue… Continue reading

Issue 41 kangaroo toy pattern

Kangaroo toy sewing pattern

Whoops! You may have spotted that when we shared our sewing pattern for Jo Carter’s Kangaroo softie toy, the Side Body B template was uploaded at the wrong size. We have updates the original templates page so this is at the correct size. You can download the correct template here.  

5 new spring looks, 20 home projects + more in issue 41

Spring is in the air, and our sewing machine is ready to go! We’ve packed issue 41 with projects to give our homes and wardrobes a new look for the new season, including the versatile Emma Pinafore pattern and Handmade Home project book with 20 home makes to try.

Sew the spring edit with issue 40

Simply Sewing magazine issue 40 cover

We don’t need much of an excuse to swap our winter warmers for swishy frocks, so at the very first signs of spring we’re getting the sewing machine out ready for some new-season sewing with issue 40.

Prepare for a colour boost

Art Gallery Fabrics bundle

We’re sewing our own sunshine this month with these colour-popping fat quarters from Art Gallery Fabrics…