Meet the Blogger: Lena King of @thatlenaking

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Meet our newest member of the Simple Sew Blogger Team, Lena King. Lena lives in North London with her husband and two daughters. She loves incorporating vibrant colours and bold prints into her makes. Discover more about her sewing journey below!  When did you start sewing and what sparked your interest? Sewing has been a part of my life for …

Wool Cocoon Coat by Simple Sew: Top Tips

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Warmth and simplicity meet in this super-wearable, oversized Cocoon coat. With only four pattern pieces, it’s a cinch to make too! Use our tips on sewing and caring for wool fabric for the ultimate wool, Cocoon Coat by Simple Sew   Pre-washing your fabric We know how tempting it is to dive into a new project. However, preparing your wool first …

New bag patterns available at Simple Sew!

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Complete your outfit with a gorgeous handmade accessory! We’re over the moon to be offering PDF bag patterns at Simple Sew by stitcher extraordinaire, Debbie von Grabler-Crozier. Debbie is a pattern designer, author and bag-making expert.  You’ll find skill-building projects and a range of styles, with clear, step-by-step instructions included. Start with a our pretty and practical make-up bag. It …