Cloud9 Fabrics to be won!

Cloud9 Fabrics competition

Enter our giveaway for your chance to win £350 worth of stash-boosting designer fabrics…

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…

Win a £250 Dragonfly Fabrics bundle

Dragonfly Fabrics

Just think of all the amazing things you could make with this bumper bundle of goodies from our pals at Dragonfly Fabrics! Included in this dream sewing prize is a stack of fabrics (jersey, chambray, viscose, Japanese cotton prints and linen, to pick out just a few), plus a Named Clothing sewing pattern and Cosy Winter… Continue reading

Calling all Liberty lovers

LIberty exhibit Great British Sewing Bee live

Fresh from getting our Liberty fix at this September’s Liberty in Fashion exhibition, we’re counting to the on air debut of Liberty’s brand new fabric collection on Sewing Quarter TV this weekend!

Win ‘Merry & Bright’ Threaders fabric

SSM35 win Threaders Merry & Bright fabric

Get your handmade Christmas off to a flying start with Threaders’ new Merry & Bright fabrics collection. We’ve got 4 bundles featuring all eight fabrics (worth over £60 each) up for grabs.

Win 3 metres of Seasalt fabric

Seasalt fabric patternless hem skirt

In case you  haven’t got your hands on a copy yet, issue 34 of Simply Sewing includes Jennie Jones’ guide to how to sew this swishy midi skirt with handkerchief hem…

10 top tips for sewing with lightweight fabrics

Sew Over It sewalong

Are you joining in with this month’s Florence dress sewalong? We’re so excited to be the first to feature the new pattern from Sew Over It. As Florence is best-suited to fluid fabrics with plenty of drape, we’ve asked the team at Sew Over It to share their tips for how to get better results from lighter fabrics. Scroll down on to read more… Join the Florence… Continue reading

Treat yourself! Subscribe & get Liberty fabric

Liberty Fabric fat quarters

Oh happy days! We love this month’s tempting offer for new subscribers – it means we get the excuse to send out the prettiest of post… fabric bundles! And not just any fabric bundles… Liberty fabric bundles! Subscribe today and we’ll send you six gorgeous fat quarters of Liberty fabric, worth £30 if you buy them in the shops. There’s… Continue reading

7 sewing resolutions to make (& keep!)

2017 sewing resolutions

It’s official. The New Year is a great time to up our sewing game. Here at Simply Sewing HQ we’re cutting down on the cakes and replacing calories with quality crafting time. We’re been inspired by this round up of Crafty New Year Resolutions from the Stitchtopia team to draw up list of 7 sewing resolutions that we think we’ll be… Continue reading

Say hello to issue 24

Simply Sewing issue 24

We’ve just had our first office copies of our brand new issue! Simply Sewing issue 24 goes on sale today (grab your copy today). With this issue, we’re all about trialling new ideas. We always love to bring you free sewing patterns, and this month our cover star The Audrey Dress is our first retro-style free pattern. She’s… Continue reading