Esme Clemo

With sewing solutions and expert tips from our dressmaking expert, learning how to make a dress is so simple. Follow our video guides every step of the way as you…

A Broken Dream - vintage podcost audiobook

‘I shall never forget my first sight of Longridge Hall. Lying grey and ghostly among the brown autumn woods, its peace engulfed me. Yet now, in spring, I am restless…

To create the Woman’s Weekly strip patchwork quilt, you will need to bind the edges and open seams with strips of binding. Bias binding can be shop bought in varying…

As a great starter project, our Woman’s Weekly strip patchwork tablemat is made from alternate blocks of green and blue with a pink and red backing fabric (all by by…

One in three women diagnosed with breast cancer are over 70. Woman’s Weekly in partnership with Be Clear on Cancer explain the signs to look out for Many older women…

So simple to make, these beautifully presented bath salts make a wonderful gift Create your own homemade spa with these little jars of relaxation, guaranteed to make bathtime…

The symptoms of lupus to looks out for (c) iStock

How to spot the symptoms of lupus, an immune-system disorder that mainly affects women and is often triggered by hormonal change In lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus), the…

Be clear on the signs of cancer

Breast cancer is the most common cancer affecting women in England. Older women may think they’re past getting breast cancer, but the truth is one in three women diagnosed with…

Older women are at greater risk of breast cancer. Woman’s Weekly in partnership with Be Clear on Cancer asks, do you know the signs?   One in three women diagnosed…

Asthma sufferers can use inhalers to relieve breathing trouble © Alamy

Breathlessness can be a normal part of ageing, but having trouble breathing can also signal some serious health problems Our lung capacity gradually falls in later life as our diaphragms…

Make a beach bag for your seaside holiday that will get you lots of amiring glances Materials 70cm of 140cm-wide navy cotton ticking fabric Tracing paper…

Cilla Black's celebrates her honorary fellowship at Liverpool's Anglican Cathedral with Cherie Booth (c) PA

We take a look at our favourite Cilla Black photos, celebrating the Liverpudlian lass treasured by a nation From marriage and motherhood to matchmaking, the singer turned TV personality won…

Hoop boat picture

Take inspiration from the seaside with this lovely boat picture project in an embroidery hoop Materials 25cm square of plain light turquoise cotton fabric 17.5cm wooden embroidery hoop Air-erasable fabric…