Whether you're a new sewist or a seasoned pro, a subscription to Simply Sewing keeps you inspired with an abundance of fresh ideas with fabric, delivered straight to your door. Choose from a contemporary selection of projects and learn how to make your own homewares, toys, gifts, bags, and more! Plus, use the exclusive paper dressmaking patterns included with each issue to sew your own wardrobe. Each of our projects come with full-size templates, step-by-step photos and easy-to-follow instructions, so you can get making straight away. Be inspired to sew something new for your home or wardrobe and expand your sewing skills with expert-led tutorials from a talented pool of industry-recognised designers.
"Here at Simply Sewing we're as passionate about fabrics and sewing as you are. From full dressmaking patterns to trend-led homewares and quick-to-sew gifts, we fill our magazine with inspiring projects you'll want to start sewing straight away.
Each issue we're proud to showcase the freshest ideas for sewing everything from stylish homewares to professional-looking plushie toys – plus stylish garments for your wardrobe and clever refashioning ideas to update your existing look.
With a contemporary look and feel, beautiful photography and inspiring dressmaking projects, Simply Sewing will have you behind the sewing machine from the get-go.
Every issue features a fantastic range of projects to sew - from gifts and accessories to designer-inspired homewares, you'll be spoilt for choice. Plus, use the paper dressmaking patterns included with each issue to sew your perfect me-made wardrobe. Make everything from dresses and skirts, to tops, jumpsuits and jackets with a contemporary selection of dressmaking patterns in sizes UK 6-30 (US 4-28/EUR 34-58).
Use your bonus full-size toy templates printed inside the magazine to make plushie soft toys with as professional finish and lookout for exclusive kidswear patterns to make for the little ones.
Featuring exclusive pattern collaborations from the likes of Sew Over It, Tilly and The Buttons and By Hand London, we're proud to curate exclusive content that can't be found anywhere else! Plus, we bring you the latest sewing industry news, gossip from TV sewing star John Scott and patterns from original Great British Sewing Bee Producer, Claire-Louise Hardie.
There are basic techniques and in-depth workshops covering all the skills you need to make your own clothes. Learn how to use a paper pattern, hem a dress, insert an invisible zip and sew confidentially with our simple-to-follow tutorials – guiding you through every step of the way.
Whatever your level, join us and invigorate your hobby today!" – Charlie Moorby, Editor
A monthly subscription also makes the perfect gift for the modern sewist. Click Give a Gift to find out more.
$99.95 $7.69 per issue
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