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

  Dear Sewing Friends, Janet Gilbert’s latest creation is a vision in pink! I love the beautiful geometric smocking design, as well as the precious ribbon...

Join the 2021 Embroidery Club!

We are so excited to introduce our 2021 Embroidery Club! When you join this year’s club, you will receive immediate access to two new machine...

Weaving History: The Story of the Martinez Baptismal Gown Created by...

Text by AMELIA JOHANSON / Photography by JENNIFER TARKINGTON and MAC JAMIESON If ever there was an heirloom sewing masterpiece, this beautiful gown designed by...

Lesson 5—Nightgown Construction Part 2

CHRISTMAS MORNING SERGE-ALONG LESSON 5 Welcome back to the Christmas Morning Serge-Along, featuring the BERNINA L 850! Be sure to enter our giveaway for a...
Classic Sewing Magazine Summer 2021

New Issue Available!

Summer brings a new season of sewing, smocking, appliqué, and embroidery to life! The Summer Issue is filled with fresh ideas, summer-inspired embroideries, appliqués, patterns, techniques, and downloads galore. From the summer play dress on the cover to the array of summer garments, this issue has something for everyone. Explore the creativity of summer sewing with this colorful and inspiring issue.

Projects

Bits & Pieces Collection by Gail Doane

In our Summer 2021 issue, Gail Doane has designed two adorable outfits for little girls! The Bits & Pieces Collection includes both a cute...

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