Ho ho sew! How to make an advent calendar

How to sew an advent calendar

Make the days running up to Christmas even more exciting with this merry and bright house advent calendar! Sewing your own is a great way to create a new family heirloom that will last for years and become a firm favourite part of childrens’ festive rituals! This free sewing tutorial was created by Rebecca Reid… Continue reading

DIY star cushions #hohosewalong

How to sew star cushions

It’s official – we are feeling full of holiday cheer here at Simply Sewing magazine. Our team trimmings up, our Secret Santa plans are afoot, and now we’re in the mood for a spot of seasonal sewing. Oh, and we’re officially inviting you to join us! Today we’re launching our Ho Ho Sewalong: a four-part blog series of free Christmas… Continue reading

How to make an advent calendar

How to make an advent calendar

We don’t know about you, but when it comes to Christmas sewing projects, despite the best intentions we’re all guilty of a spot of seasonal speed-stitching at the last minute in December. While we know there are still 15 weeks to go until Christmas 2016, in a bid to get ahead this year, we’ve made this… Continue reading

Simply Sewing issue 11

In Simply Sewing issue 11, we’re putting on the glitz with decorations, party-worthy outfits and gorgeous gifts galore.