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

Dear Sewing Friends, Joy Welsh has designed the perfect summer outfit for boys and girls! Sporting a sailor bear on the bib and must-have pockets...
Promenade Fine Fabrics

Inspiring Destinations: Promenade Fine Fabrics in New Orleans, Louisiana

WRITTEN BY PHYLLIS HOFFMAN DePIANO PHOTOGRAPHY BY JACQUELINE BISHOP Click here for a PDF of this article, as featured in the Summer 2022 issue of...
gail doane bias neckbands

How to Create Beautiful Bias Neckbands

Gail Doane’s Lacy Block Yoke Dress from the new Summer 2022 issue of Classic Sewing magazine is sure to be a favorite this season. As...

Lesson 4—Construction

Click here for a printable version of this lesson. Welcome back to our Oh! Christmas Tree Apron Sew-Along, sponsored by our friends at HUSQVARNA® VIKING®!...
Classic Sewing summer 2022

New Issue Available!

Summer is here, and this issue brings a new season of sewing, smocking, appliqué, and hand and machine embroidery to life! This issue is filled with fresh ideas, techniques, delightful patterns for ladies, girls, and boys, plus downloads galore. Cover to cover, you will find summer dresses to sew and smock, new techniques illustrated, and gifts aplenty. 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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