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Sew Hip, Modern Quilting, Handmade Fashion and Simply Beautiful are now owned by Derek Barnes, trading as Craft Magazine Shop. CMS head office is based in Cambridgeshire with subscriptions and Ad Sales being managed by a London agency. The team working on Sew Hip and Modern Quilting are mostly all called Jen, 3 of the … Continue reading


Sew Hip issue 42

  We’ve listened to your feedback recently and we’re thrilled to announce that Sew Hip issue 42 which goes on sale at the end of May has been given a makeover! With new styling, new page design, new modern projects and a revamped team soon to be working on Sew Hip, we’re sure that you’ll … Continue reading

Our first open day success!

Many of you got a special sneak peek of your favourite craft mags at our exclusive office open day… Despite the pesky and constant rain, it didn’t dampen spirits at All Craft Media’s HQ today as we threw open our office doors for our very first Open Day – to give all you readers, contributors, … Continue reading

Deadline week!

It’s the end of another All Craft Media deadline week (we have 3 more mags to go Monday but we will worry about those then!) so as a treat Kerrie decided to stock up the office biscuit tin…

Sewing blogs galore!

Have a look at these top sewing blogs for all the inspiration you need… We’ve done the hard work for you, and negotiated Blogland to give you, what we feel, are some of the best sewing and stitchy blogs at the moment. So, sit back, relax, and check out these great reads now… Tilly and … Continue reading

We’re having an open day!

Get behind the scenes of your favourite craft magazines and come along to our office open day… All Craft Media are hosting an open day in their brand new offices on Thursday 19th April, to give you crafters the opportunity to come and meet the magazine teams – and have a general nosy around at … Continue reading

Pattern templates from issue 40

Fancy making something from our current issue? Issue 40 has now hit the shelves and we have loads of fab projects that you can get your needle into! If you’ve spotted something you would like to have a go at, here are all the templates for you, at 100% sizing so you can get stuck … Continue reading

Behind the scenes at our spring shoot!

Check out the projects you’ll really want to sew We’ve been getting all creative on our latest photo shoot, snapping away at everything from napkins to bags for your upcoming issues of Sew Hip! Have a sneak peek at the must-sew items coming up – trust us, you won’t be able to resist! Deputy Ed … Continue reading

Don’t you just love spring sewing?

Check out what projects we’re shooting for your upcoming issues With absolutely stunning sunshine, what better time to get camera happy and get snapping all the gorgeous projects and pieces that will be featuring in issues of your favourite sewing mag? Check out our exclusive pics below to see what we’ve been up to… We … Continue reading


THE SOUTH EAST BRITISH TAPESTRY GROUP SHOWCASE THEIR PROJECTS If you fancy checking out some unique and original tapestry weaving projects, then head down to Sussex between 6th and 15th April, as the renowned South East British Tapestry group will be displaying their contemporary and gorgeous designs on the theme of ‘identity’, at the Mill … Continue reading