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

Greta Gilet

We all know how changeable it can be outdoors, but hopefully this snuggly yet liberating gilet will give you a quick cosy lift! This sweet, soft make in faux fur is an easy introduction to a different fabric – and all you need is one metre of fabric!

Patchwork Purse

Patchwork Purse

It's all about those finishing touches when creating your perfect ensemble, and this lovely project gives you double the fun and fashion points! Find out how easy it is to transform whimsical florals into an appliqué tote and quilted purse with brass clasp.

Tweed Cap

Tweed Cap

Give yourself a classic treat with this lovely tweed stitch and add a touch of elegance to those outdoors jaunts. This hat and scarf combo gives you the chance to practise peck work and elastic sewing as well as simple leather crafting as you sew a fashion favourite that's practical and oh sew comfy.

Wedding Veil

Wedding Veil

Calling all DIY brides - give your dream dress the perfect accompaniment with this simple veil project. Ideal for eager stitchers on a budget, this project shows you how to produce your crowning glory in just a couple of hours. Easy and affordable? Now that's what we call a happy couple!

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 25

  • Stretch yourself with five easy jersey separates

  • Colour block summer shift and chiffon tunic patterns

  • We celebrate a lifelong love affair with Liberty

  • Interview with upcycling legend Jenniffer Taylor

  • Win Brother Innov sewing machine and more!

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The fabric is 100% cotton with a 44” width. With a soft, smooth handle and great drape these designs are ideal for your dressmaking. This paisley pattern has been revived and is very sought after as a summer design.

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Giveaways

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

Amazing Brother Machine

Amazing Brother Machine


Brother Innov-IS NV1100, worth £749, one lucky winner!


brothersewingshop.co.uk
Back to Basics

Back to Basics


Five copies of Complete Dressmaking for all your sewing questions, each worth £20.


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22 Dylon Pods

22 Dylon Pods


Revolutionary fabric dye from Dylon, 22 pods available, £6.84 each.


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5 Circus Bundles

5 Circus Bundles


Tilda Elephant Clown Kit, Buttons and Hemline tape measure and scissors, £30 a bundle.


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Grab Your Specs!

Grab Your Specs!


EyeJusters adjustable glasses, three pairs, £69 each.


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Knitting & Stitching Tickets

Knitting & Stitching Tickets


10 pairs of tickets up for grabs for the Knitting & Stitching Show at Ally Pally, 11-15th October.


knittingandstitchingshow.com
Sewing Bee Book

Sewing Bee Book


Ten copies of Girl With a Sewing Machine by GBSB's Jenniffer Taylor, each worth £12.99.


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6 Rotary Cutters

6 Rotary Cutters


Fiskars Flower or Geometric cutters for six lucky winners, £14.99 each.


fiskars.co.uk