February 2020
February 2020

Sewing Patterns

Whether you’re looking to make yourself a new dress, a gift for someone special, or want to jazz up your home with some new soft furnishings, you’ll find an array of great FREE patterns right here!

Sewing Bee Betty Dress

Sewing Bee Betty Dress

Dresses

This elegant tea dress, featured in The Great British Sewing Bee: Sew Your Own Wardrobe by Tessa Evelegh features a floaty bias cut skirt and flirty little sleeves. Use your...

Child Smock

Child Smock

Children Dresses

Frills galore for wee nippers

Shirred maxi dress

Shirred maxi dress

Dresses Garments Summer

This easy-to-make maxi dress by Torie Jayne is perfect for summer, stitched in a lightweight, drapey fabric. It can be easily adjusted for your size – simply make the bust larger...

Contrary Mary Pinafore Dress

Contrary Mary Pinafore Dress

Children Dresses Garments Girl’s clothing

This bright, cheerful toddler’s dress by Kirsty Hartley, from her book Wild Things To Make (£25, www.orionbooks.co.uk) is sure to put a smile on everyone’s face. The appliqué is simple and...

Sewing Bee Shift Dress

Sewing Bee Shift Dress

Dresses Garments Sew Plus Sewing Bee

This timeless style works for everyone

Sewing Bee Shift Dress

Sewing Bee Shift Dress

Dresses Garments Sew Plus Sewing Bee

This semi-fitted shift dress is perfect for practising key techniques such as inserting facings, sleeves and a concealed zip. The hem is finished with a narrow band of self fabric...

Girls Shirt Dress

Girls Shirt Dress

Children Dresses Girl’s clothing

This sweet little girl’s dress is so simple to stitch, as it’s adapted from a men’s shirt. Simply use the template provided or an existing dress to cut a front and a...

Upcycle a Tea Dress to a Party Frock

Upcycle a Tea Dress to a Party Frock

Dresses Garments Girl’s clothing Quick makes

Upcycle a tea dress to a party frock with this cute cutout idea by designer Amanda McKittrick. Simply snip a shape from the back of a dress you want to...

Two Piece Co-ords

Two Piece Co-ords

Dresses Garments

There is something very special about taking a piece from last season and making it very now. Sometimes that new outfit you need for an upcoming occasion is right there...