Free tutorial: kimono cover-up

Taking you from beach to bar, this kimono cover-up by Coats Crafts is a holiday essential and is so easy to sew up – no pattern required! Wear yours as a beach cover-up on your next summer holiday, or with jeans and a tee at the weekend. Here’s how to make it…

Your makes: The Daisy Dress

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

Free sewing pattern: quick kimono top

This simple kimono top from Simply Sewing issue 3 is made using just two pattern pieces and can be sewn up in an afternoon.

Simply Sewing issue 15

From baby showers to proms, engagement parties to weddings, spring is when the invites start rolling in, so it’s time to put our sewing machines to work! Sweet gifts for new arrivals, fresh home updates and occasion frocks – we’ve got them all covered in Simply Sewing issue 15. Here’s a peek at what’s inside…Meet… Continue reading

Simply Sewing issue 9

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.

Simply Sewing issue 8 templates

Download the sewing patterns for Simply Sewing now! Get the full instructions in Simply Sewing issue 8.

Simply Sewing issue 8

With the cooler months heading our way, it’s time for some new season sewing! We’ve filled issue 8 with projects to brighten up autumn days and bridge the seasonal wardrobe gap, including an exciting new sew along series. Here’s a peek at what’s inside…

Simply Sewing issue 7 templates

Download the sewing patterns for Simply Sewing now! Get the full instructions in Simply Sewing issue 7. Use our handy templates to stitch a cloud cushion, bird bunting, cross stitch chevrons and a toy pup. Download the sewing patterns for: • Pattern sheet for the cloud cushion, bird bunting and toy pups. To continue the Sew Over… Continue reading

Simply Sewing issue 7

We’ve been busy bees this month stitching as many summery makes as we can, and have packed issue 7 with easy wardrobe updates and fresh home ideas to end our summer of sewing on a high note. Here’s a peek at what’s inside… Our fantastic free gift this month comes courtesy of Kate Smith from… Continue reading

Simply Sewing issue 6

Let’s make stuff! That’s been our mantra all month at Simply Sewing HQ. And, as you’ll see from this issue, we’ve been busy doing just that. Take a peek inside and see the fresh looks we’re bringing you and your home in issue 6.