Welcome to Make It Today Dressmaker! Why buy a new outfit when you can make your own? In every issue we aim to inspire all would-be stitchers to help you create and control your individual style.

Projects

Handmade Hairclips

Twinkle, twinkle, little star – and top off your barnet with these super-cute clips for easy fashion sparkle! Just visit issue 9 templates, page 3, for the butterfly template.

Nested Boxes

Nested Boxes

This trio of sewing storage treasures is a dressmaker's dream. You might not be able to contain your delight at how practical they are, but you will be boxing clever!

Bow Headband

Bow Headband

Wrap yourself in a vintage classic that's ready in moments! This pretty polka dot project just requires a length of your favourite fabric for a truly cute crowning glory

Birdy Earrings

Birdy Earrings

For a stitching treat that's cute as a button, this jewellery is an easy way to earn style points. So why not transform your look with a bit of beaky bling?

This Issue

Why buy a new outfit when you can make your own? In every issue of Dressmaker, we help you hone your confidence and skills while having fun making outfits for your individual style, whatever your shape or size.

In issue 20

  • Start the year in style with Burda's bodycon pieces and Simplicity shifts to flatter every figure

  • Try doubling up with a pretty moss crepe and lace tunic combo, courtesy of our pull-out pattern

  • Discover the delights of embroidery, master the basics of jersey stitching and try a bias trim masterclass

  • Find out if you've got what it takes to be our very first Dressmaker of the Year, with a free pattern just for entering!

  • Fantastic prizes such as a Janome overlocker, rose gold scissor sets, ultra-glide steam iron, and more!

Templates

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Giveaways

Enter for your chance to win these amazing gifts with Dressmaker Today!!

Tefal steam iron

Tefal steam iron


One FV2660 to give away worth £49.99


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Vlieseline goodies

Vlieseline goodies


Two bundles up for grabs worth £40 each


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Pattern set

Pattern set


Two winners to pick two patterns of their choice worth £34


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Sewing planners

Sewing planners


Two Colette sewing planners to win worth £29.50 each


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Sewing kit

Sewing kit


Two yummy sewing kits to give away worth £15 each


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Sewing machine needles

Sewing machine needles


15 John James bundles to win worth £10 each


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Janome Overlocker

Janome Overlocker


One lucky winner to receive a 6234XL worth £429!


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Stitched

Stitched


Ten copies up for grabs worth £7.99 each


parragon.co.uk