Put on the glitz with issue 48!

Yes, we know it’s only October…but it’s never too early to start sewing for the festive season! If only so we can stock up on glitzy fabrics for all the party-ready makes in issue 48, from The Meghan Dress pattern with two styles to sew, to the glittery gift tags and colourful Santa sacks in… Continue reading

Simply Sewing issue 48’s sewing patterns & templates

Issue 48 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates and sewing patterns from issue 48 to print out at home below.

Save £££ on your new sewing machine!

Brother sewing machine

Psst! We hear on the grapevine that Create and Craft are going to be offering a huge saving on this Brother FS130 sewing machine this weekend!

Win £250 worth of Girl Charlee fabrics!

SS48 Girl Charlee fabrics competition

Enter now for your chance to win £250 worth of gorgeous fabrics for your dressmaking stash!

How to measure yourself

How to take your body measurements accurately

Are you new to dressmaking or wondering where to start? We’re here to help! Our new Sewing School series is a set of free virtual workshops to answer all your questions about how to get begin making your own clothes. 

Beginner’s Guide to Embroidery: 6 easy stitches to try

The best is yet to come

Join the stitchy revolution with our free essential embroidery skills workshop! Embroidered details are a big trend on the high street and this is an easy way to refashion plain garments in your wardrobe.

Errata: Cami Top Hack Issue 46

Whoops! In Simply Sewing magazine issue 46, there was an error in the Cami top hack on page 44.

Errata: Halloween Set Bunting Issue 47

SS47 Halloween sewing projects

Whoops! In Simply Sewing magazine issue 47, there was an error in the Halloween Set bunting instructions on page 76.

Errata: Bowling Bag Issue 47

Simply Sewing bowling bag sewing pattern

Whoops! In Simply Sewing magazine issue 47, there was an error in the bowling bag instructions on pages 52-54.

The Matilda Dress

Simply Sewing matilda dress sewing pattern

Get autumn-ready with The Matilda Dress: a new- season essential dress sewing pattern in UK sizes 6-20, with a high collar neckline, waist tie, and two length and sleeve options.