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 make origami stars from fabric scraps

Christmas stars fabric

Whip up Anna Alicia’s origami star baubles for your Christmas tree – we’re here to show you how! All you need is a  little clever folding and weaving and a few strips of fabric from your stash to create handmade decorations this holiday season. Anna’s used Dashwood Studios fabric to shape her stars from frosty prints but this… Continue reading

Boost your skills with issue 49!

Why wait until the new year to start something new? We’ve packed issue 49 with skills-boosting projects to get started on today, from a stylish unlined coat and an everyday blouse from Named’s new book, to a bouquet of rag rug blooms – and the prettiest embroidered wreath you ever did see! Take a look… Continue reading

Issue 49’s pattern downloads

Issue 49 has hit the shops – grab your copy today! You can download the free templates and sewing patterns from issue 49 to print out at home below. Just print out the PDFs at 100% and then get your cutting scissors at the ready!