Contributor Application



The Modern Sewists Malaysia is proud to announce that we will be releasing Malaysia’s first Makers E-magazine! After the success of our Modern Sewing Market, we believe having a Modern e-magazine is essential in supporting our Makers community.

Magazine Focus : Modern * Fabrics * Sew * Craft * Lifestyle

Estimated launch of the magazine is December 2017 / January 2018
Magazine theme : BACK TO SCHOOL

We are currently in search for


Editorial board



  • Contributor can be a single person or in a team.
  • Contributors are awarded a complementary half page advertisement in the magazine.
  • Ideas must be ORIGINAL, never been published before or sold anywhere else. Plagiarism is a very serious matter.
  • Exclusivity of the pattern is giving to the magazine for 4 months after issue is released. Owners of the designs can then personally sell the patterns.
  • Please submit your article/tutorial PROPOSAL HERE before 23 September 2017.
  • For the proposal, please send us 1-2 photos of the finished product.
  • Once proposal is approved, we will email you to request for your completed article and all related photos.

If your proposal is selected, we will send you an email to request for your article:

  • Once APPROVED, you’ll have to submit a 2 page article/tutorial (words only), Font Arial, 12 px, double spaced. .
  • JPEG Photos for any tutorials/articles must be provided. They must be clear, preferably white background for tutorials (approximately 2048 px x 2048 px, 300 dpi).
  • A professional photo of yourself. Make it a fun and refreshing one!
  • Due date for the completed article is 30th October 2017.
  • If you have any questions, please email us at


Also check out:

One Thimble
Molly Makes
Simply Sewing
Sew Mag

Page Samples

Sewing Tutorial

Tutorial sample from Simple Quilts & Sewing. Image from Running w Scissors


Other Ideas

Sample magazine from Woman’s Weekly May 2014. Image from Joana Thornhill