On the cover Classic Sewing Fall 2016 is the “London Square Coat” designed by Laura Johnson of Ellie Inspired. The complete pattern is in the envelope that accompanies the magazine. The coat is reversible and offers many options of embellishing. You will have fun with this one!
Smocking galore is the order of the day! Kathy Dykstra has designed fabulous back to school smocking plates for the youngsters in your life. A bright apple and a darling fox are smocking plates made to fit the Jane Pattern, also included in the envelope. The cute top with smocking on the front pairs perfectly with “Classic Pants,” also included in the pattern envelope.
Gail Doane has created a fabulous little vest embroidery design to be used on a commercial pattern. Tiny buttons in bright colors match the “Liberty of London” fabric of the dress.
Sue Stewart designed “Shark’s Teeth Templates” for linen blouses, sure to delight women who want to make something beautiful for themselves. You will love her easy to follow instructions.
Twenty two projects are offered in this issue along with the regular features you love.