The Holiday Set

The Holiday Set sewing pattern

Keep cool with Cotton + Chalk’s kimono-style top sewing pattern. With it’s floaty style, it’s designed for lightweight fabrics with a jersey vest top for layering. When it comes to holiday dressing, we’re all about easy styles that will work for beach days, city breaks and everything in between. Cotton + Chalk‘s The Holiday Set (in UK… Continue reading

Pretty up your sewing with issue 33

Simply Sewing magazine issue 33 cover large

Our love affair with sewing started with beautiful fabrics – especially oh-so-pretty florals! So we’ve filled issue 33 with feminine prints and floaty fabrics to inspire your makes this month, from vintage-inspired blooms for the bedroom to a feminine chiffon blouse. Order your copy today in our online store, or take a peek inside the… Continue reading

The Zara Dress

SS32 Zara dress pattern shop

The Zara Dress sewing pattern from Cotton + Chalk is the perfect throw-on-and-go sun dress that’ll take you from beach to bar (or from park to barbecue if you’re enjoying a staycation this summer!). The pattern features a feminine cross-over skirt with a high-low hemline, an easy-wear elastic waist and two neckline and back bodice… Continue reading

The Lily Dress

The Cotton + Chalk Lily Dress sewing pattern

As soon as the sun peeks out from behind the clouds, we start dreaming up our me-made summer holiday wardrobe – we’re thinking floaty maxi frocks and easy-to-wear styles, with details to mix and match so we can sew up different versions (when we find a summer dress sewing pattern we love, we can never… Continue reading

The Nina Dress

The Nina dress sewing pattern

Sew a new spring staple with Cotton + Chalk’s The Nina Dress sewing pattern, a classic shirt dress in sizes 6-20 with optional design details for you to mix and match. With spring on its way, this dress will see you through to summer and beyond, from work to weekend – just add a smart jacket,… Continue reading

The Waterfall Jacket

SSM25 Waterfall jacket sewing pattern

With it’s loose-fit silhouette, Cotton + Chalk’s Waterfall Jacket is perfect for layering up with your favourite chunky knits. It’s designed for fleece fabrics that’ll keep you snug on chilly days, and with no closures, lining or finishing needed, it won’t take long to sew your new favourite coat! The Waterfall Jacket sewing pattern for UK sizes 6-20… Continue reading

The Katie Dress

The Katie Dress

Sew a sophisticated party look with The Katie Dress by Cotton + Chalk in sizes 6-20, with a feminine sweetheart neckline and two sleeve options. We do love a good party dress sewing pattern! Not only do we get to show off our sewing skills with a fabulous handmade dress, but we get to have… Continue reading

Simply Sewing issue 23

Simply Sewing magazine issue 23 cover large

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.

Simply Sewing issue 21

Weekends are for relaxing, so, naturally, we take a relaxed approach to our weekend wardrobes! That’s why we’ve packed issue 21 with great ideas for updating your off-duty style, including two patterns for your collection: a tote bag perfect for short breaks, and the latest Cotton + Chalk pattern, The Sunday Set. Grab your copy… Continue reading

The Olivia Dress

The Olivia Dress sewing pattern

The Olivia dress is the second sewing pattern in our Cotton + Chalk collection. This summer dress pattern with a relaxed, boho vibe has a round neck with elastic casing at the waist and sleeves. It comes in two varieties. Dress A has a round neckline with an elastic casing at the waist and is knee length with… Continue reading