The 2017 Summer Issue of Classic Sewing at its finest best describes this summer sewing collection of outstanding projects and sewing ideas. The featured cover project is an adorable outfit designed by Gail Doane. The reversible capri pants are topped with a hand embroidered blouse. From the dressy French Inspired Bolero dress, with smocking and hand embroidery, to the cloth headbands for toddlers, this summer issue is a filled with summer sewing! There are 28 sewing projects including smocking, applique, machine embroidery and countless other techniques. The full-size patterns accompanies the issue.