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Issue 23

Issue 23 of Sew Now is on sale from 19th July! Here’s a sneak peak of what you’ll find in the issue.

With four top options, your exclusive McCall’s pattern offers lots of versatility. Opt for a pretty ruffle sleeve top like this one or layer-up with a longer sleeved version.


Create a sewing wish list with this vibrant collection of stationery items. We’ll show you how to make a journal cover, desk mat and pencil case.


This spacious fabric basket would make a great addition to your kitchen or sewing room.


If you’re new to sewing with stretchy fabric then this easy-to-make maxi dress in jersey is the perfect starter project.


Add a splash of colour to your home with this sweet pastel pillow.


This pretty and practical skirt features deep pockets set into princess seams. Why not add a contrasting topstitch to the pockets and showcase your personal style.



This three-quarter length circle skirt is easy to make and works well in fun printed jersey.


Whether you’re off to lunch with friends or need a smart summer outfit, this pretty Simple Sew tea dress is one you’ll want to wear year after year.


Don’t forget to enter this month’s competitions –

You can download all of the free pattern templates below –

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  1. The link to Issue 23 is going to the download for Issue 22

  2. i have just bought sew now magnetize and the tea dress pattern is not in with it.

  3. Hi Eugina,

    Thanks for your message.

    I’m sorry to hear your tea dress pattern was missing. Please can you send your address to lorna.malkin@practicalpublishing.co.uk and I will send the pattern to you.

    Many thanks,

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