Cosy winter sewing in issue 50

This month, we’re channelling the hygge vibe! Grey skies and chilly temperatures have us staying at home and spending quality time with our sewing machines – and we’ve filled issue 50 with cosy projects so you can do the same, from home makes in luxe faux fur to easy-wear winter style updates. Take a peek… Continue reading

Bonus Jodie Dress pattern download

You can never have too many snuggly knits in your wardrobe, so add another to your collection with issue 50’s Jodie Jumper pattern covergift – and our bonus Jodie Dress PDF pattern download! Yes, issue 50’s Jodie Jumper can be made as a dress too with this PDF pattern download in sizes 6-20 (US 4-18/EUR… Continue reading

Issue 50’s pattern downloads

Issue 50 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates and sewing patterns from issue 50 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 Jodie Jumper and The Cressida… Continue reading

The Jodie Jumper

SS50 Jodie Jumper sewing pattern

Cosy up in me-made style with The Jodie Jumper, an everyday winter staple with cuff and pocket details.

The Cressida Skirt

SS50 Cressida Skirt sewing pattern

Sew Jennifer Lauren Handmade’s 1950s-inspired Cressida Skirt in UK sizes 6-20, with two button styles, belt loops, a fit-and-flare silhouette – and pockets!

Win threads worth £275

SS50 competition Madeira Threads

Enter to be in with a chance of winning a palette of over 160 spools of quality Madeira threads, worth £275!

Win Crafter’s Companion prizes

SS50 Crafters Companion competition

Enter to win embroidery transfers, threads and fabrics worth over £135!

Twinkle Twinkle: How to make a star wall hanging

How to make a star wall hanging

Transform your wall into a starry sky and bring a sense of calm to the Christmas rush with Anna Alicia’s stash-busting wall hanging tutorial.

Let’s make a snowman softie

How to sew a snowman toy

Why wait for a white Christmas when you can sew your own? Jo Carter’s frosty friend is an easy-to-make snowman softie toy that will be treasured for years! Download our free snowman sewing pattern below for this cutest of Christmas sewing projects below, plus find out what you need to get making! How to sew robot softies How… Continue reading

How to sew Christmas Tree bunting

How to make Christmas tree bunting

Reach for the fun prints, gold stitching and shiny sequins – Anna Alicia’s simple tree bunting ticks all the boxes! Find out how to make your own Christmas decorations below…