Every wardrobe needs versatile summer staples like the new Flint and Rowan patterns from Megan Nielsen. Flint can be made as wide-leg cropped trousers or shorts, while the Rowan bodysuit or tee has three necklines and sleeves to pick from. Get sewing and choose between printed or PDF patterns over at megannielsen.com. How to enter Fill in… Continue reading
Contemporary online fabric store Draper’s Daughter is giving one lucky reader a chance to get started on their perfect handmade winter wardrobe this month! They’re giving away two patterns from Merchant & Mills and we’re super envious that we can’t enter ourselves (let’s face it, Merchant & Mills patterns are a thing of beauty in themselves, even… Continue reading
Boost your stash with this book and sewing pattern bundle from Liesl + Co! When we discover a sewing pattern brand we love, we can’t resist adding as many of the designs as possible to our stash. Our latest find is Liesl + Co, which includes four pattern collections: Oliver + S, Lisette, Straight Stitch Society… Continue reading
We just love seeing your creations! Here are a few of the delightful Daisy dresses we’ve spotted on social media recently. Fancy making your own Daisy Dress? Head over to our Pattern Shop to get your copy of issue 15. Don’t forget to share your makes using #simplysewingmag – we might even share your snap… Continue reading
It’s that time of year when we start dreaming of booking a getaway. Just imagine sailing away on a luxury yacht, a glass of fizz in hand and not a care in the world… Even if a sailing holiday isn’t on the cards, though, you can still stitch yourself a yacht-worthy wardrobe with Papercut’s Skipper… Continue reading
At this time of year, our minds turn to sewing the ultimate Christmas frock – one that’s flattering and comfortable even after we’ve scoffed a festive feast, all the mince pies and a few rounds of cheese and biscuits (not to mention several glasses of celebratory fizz).
Download the sewing patterns for Simply Sewing now! Get the full instructions for the sewing patterns in issue 11, out now.
Our favourite frock of the week…Deer & Doe’s Arum dress.
Seasonal treats, ahoy! Make kitchen brights for autumn living, refashion a jumper into a skirt, learn how to sew with elastic and learn Great British Sewing Bee star Chinelo Bally’s freehand cutting method this month. Don’t forget your free gift this issue: a pair of polka dot knickers.
Download the sewing patterns for Simply Sewing now! Get the full instructions for the sewing patterns in issue 9, out now.