The Refashioners 2016: sew an appliqué lunch bag

How to refashion a denim lunch bag

Each week for a month, we’re sharing a bonus denim upcycling project here on the blog as part of The Refashioners 2016. It’s back-to-school time, so grab an old pair of jeans and sew up this sweet appliquéd lunch bag by Jessica Entwistle – it’ll only take an afternoon!

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

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

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