The cold weather is starting to creep into the south and that means scarf season. The Sewing Loft has a great round up of over 100 easy to make scarf patterns to help keep you warm this season. Be sure to pick out a few favorites and update your closet today.
Do you love the beach? Are you constantly dreaming of the sandy toes and salty air? Then you you’ll love this round up of over 100 tutorials of things to make for the beach. Whether you want to carry all of your things in one big bag or just want to cover up from the sun, these free patterns and tutorials will be the perfect way to enjoy your time in the sun.
Chance are sewing a pillowcase was one of your very first sewing projects. The nature and ease of sewing pillowcases lends itself to those learning to sew but it’s a project that also brings character to any room. And they are SO addicting once you get started. Kids and adults alike would be thrilled to look upon their favorite fabrics as they drift off into dream land. But, did you know there were so many different ways to sew pillowcases? Twenty, to be exact!
Check out all 20 of these different ways to sew pillowcases. You’ll be amazed at how beautiful and varied these are. I just can’t choose which one is my favorite. Can you?
Anyone who sews, and keeps their fabric scraps, knows how quickly those fabric scrap bins start to pile up. Mine are absolutely overflowing right now which means I’m on the search for fun, fabric scrap projects. Have you ever given any thought to using your fabric scraps for door decorations? There are so many beautiful and unique ways to use up those scraps to create fabric wreaths. With that in mind, we’ve gathered together more than ten of our favorite fabric wreath tutorials to inspire your stash busting!
Have you ever tried sewing with leather? DIY leather accessory projects can be extremely rewarding and sewing leather is a lot easier than you might think. Whether you use leather as your project base or just as an accent, adding this stunning material can have a dramatic effect on your project outcome. Leather accessory projects from clutches and bags to pillows are a fun alternative to every day cotton and will leave you wanting to sew with it more often.
Check out these 15+ DIY Leather Sewing Projects over at Beatnik Kids!
Let’s face it, the Christmas tree can look bare and (ahem) naked until those presents are piled underneath. Why not add a tree skirt? When adding a Christmas tree skirt under the tree, think outside the box. Your tree skirt doesn’t need to stick to the traditional red and green colorway. Sewing modern Christmas tree skirts will guarantee that, your tree will be the talk of the town!
Check out these ideas for modern Christmas Tree skirt tutorials:
It’s Fall!! It’s time for sweaters and cute scarves and cider and of course – all things pumpkin!
I’ve gathered up some darling fabric pumpkin tutorials – so you don’t have to wait for them to hit the stores or worry about them getting old – you can decorate with them for as long as you’d like!
Which one are you going to try first? I think I’m going to make up some Velvet Pumpkins! Those have been on my to-do list for ever!
Whether you’re sewing for a boy or girl, finding sewing patterns that extend into the later elementary-early tween years can be difficult. Difficult but not impossible. If you’re looking for sewing patterns for tweens, here are a few places to get your started.
It’s time to get your Spring sewing on! Check out these 25 Spring Sewing tutorials for babies and kids. I dare you not to be inspired!
Do you practically live in your car? Are you constantly driving kids to and from school and after school activities? Then you you’ll love this round up of over 20 tutorials for things to sew for the car. Whether you want to stay organized for the daily grind or have a long road trip planned, these free patterns and tutorials will be the perfect way to keep the car (and your family) in order.