Fat Quarter Collection: download your templates here

Fast Fat Quarter penguins

  In case you missed the news, our jam-packed Fat Quarter Collection is in shops now. It’s packed with 52 of our favourite ideas for quick and easy sewing projects. Read on to download all the collection’s templates…

Liberate your fabric stash with our Fat Quarter Collection!

Fat Quarter collection cover

If, like us, your fabric collection is growing faster than you can sew it, we’re here to help! We’ve gathered together our favourite fat quarter projects from the Simply Sewing archives and packaged them all up in a brand new magazine. We’re proud to reveal that our brand new Fat Quarter Collection is on sale today!

Sew your own pinwheels

How to make fabric pinwheels

These quick-to-sew DIY pinwheels are a fun toy for kids, and they’ll look great displayed in your home too. This project was designed by Sammy Claridge from Sew Crafty. It’s a taster of our fat quarter projects, which are perfect for beginners. To see more like this, check out our Fast Fat Quarter blog series of easy sewing… Continue reading

How to make a kite mobile

How to make a kite mobile

Make these kites in bright colours and co-ordinate the ribbons on the tails for a lightweight breezy decoration. This project was designed by Sammy Claridge from Sew Crafty. It’s a taster of our fat quarter projects, which are great for beginners. To see more like this, check out our Fast Fat Quarter blog series of easy… Continue reading

Fast Fat Quarter: How to sew an infinity scarf

how to sew an infinity scarf

To celebrate two years of Simply Sewing magazine, we’re sharing some of our favourite Fast Fat Quarter projects from our past issues with you in this new web series. To kick start the series, we’re showing you how to sew an infinity scarf, designed by Jessica Entwistle. The simple tube scarf is the perfect project… Continue reading

Easy sew DIY headbands

How to sew a headband

You don’t need much fabric to whip up this easy wardrobe update! Pick your favourite fat quarter and sew up this quick-make headband… we’re here to show you how. You will need Printed cotton fabric: floral White cotton fabric Lightweight iron-on interfacing Fold-over elastic: white, 15cm (6in) Air or water erasable pen Tracing paper Basic sewing… Continue reading