A Note from the Editor: Here’s What You Need to Know...

Dear Sewing Friends, Autumn is officially here, and Ann Parker’s smocked bishop is the perfect garment for the season. With “It’s fall, ya’all” stitched on...
Back-to-School Sew-Along

Lesson 4—Putting It All Together

Welcome back to our Back-to-School Dress Sew-Along, sponsored by Janome! We are creating an adorable back-to-school dress (sizes 4–8) designed by Alicia Welcher, assistant...
Back-to-School Sew-Along

Lesson 3—Creating the Yoke

Welcome back to our Back-to-School Dress Sew-Along, sponsored by Janome! We are creating an adorable back-to-school dress (sizes 4–8) designed by Alicia Welcher, assistant...

Lesson 2—Piping, Collars & Sleeves

Welcome back to our Back-to-School Dress Sew-Along, sponsored by our friends at Janome! We are so happy that you have joined us! We are...
Classic Sewing Autumn 2022

New Issue Available!

Autumn is here, and this issue brings a new season of sewing, smocking, appliqué, and hand embroidery to life! This issue is filled with fresh ideas, techniques, delightful patterns, and downloads. Cover-to-cover, you will find fall dresses to sew and smock, play clothes to stitch, new techniques illustrated, and gifts galore. Explore the creativity of sewing with this colorful and inspiring issue.

Projects

Sherbet Swirl dress in view A with smocked ruffle

2 Ways to Make Cheryl Clapp’s Sherbet Swirl Dress

Cheryl Clapp's Sherbet Swirl dress from our Summer 2022 issue is a round-yoke ruffle dress that is absolutely adorable! This dress is perfect for...

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