Whether the temps are hot or cold where you live, this tutorial with videos has you covered! Sew a baby blanket in lightweight cotton or lined with fleece – either way, baby will be ready for snuggles.
Sew Easter Bunnies from T-Shirts
Sew Easter bunnies from old t-shirts and knit scraps with this tutorial and free pattern from Melly Sews. There are several options for the faces to personalize the bunnies as the perfect gifts. Get the pattern and the full tutorial here.
Best Tips for DIY Costumes
These is something awesome about a DIY costume but at the same time a seemingly simple costume can turn into a headache in seconds. Learn lots of tips and tricks for successful costume making from a pro. Whether you’re giving yourself plenty of time for that creation of your dreams or you’re leaving it to the last second after finding out your little one’s dress up day is way earlier than you expected you are sure to find something helpful here.
Get all the best tips and tricks for DIY costume making at Rae Gun Ramblings.
Elastic Waist Cheat Sheets
Is it just me or does it feel like little ones seem to grow so fast these days? Enter the elastic waistband!
Not only are elastic waist garments easy to sew and super comfy to wear but they fit every body type! They are a total home run for every child’s closet!! So the next time you need to make your little one a quick bottom be sure to check out and download these elastic waist cheat sheets by Bite Sized Biggie.
Charts include children’s sizes from 6 months to 16 years old.
Simple Seasonal Appliqué
Even if you only have the most basic of sewing tools, you can still create stunning, bold seasonal appliqué with these tips. Don’t fret if you don’t have an embroidery machine or any iron-on transfer paper, simply head to your local fabric store (or dive into your scrap bin) and load up on large-print cottons –think Fall, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and beyond! Then click over to Maybe She Made It for the full Simple Seasonal Appliqué tutorial.
25+ Spring Sewing Projects
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!
Night Night Darling Girl Baby Blanket
Want to sew a baby blanket, but don’t quilt?! We’ve got you covered! The night night darling girl baby blanket is the perfect handmade baby shower gift, easy to sew for the non-quilter in all of us. With machine binding, and iron-on letters – this baby blanket will be adored for years to come.
Night Night, Darling Girl – a Baby Blanket DIY
Free Floppy Bunny Pattern
Ready to sew up some sweet handmade spring gifts? This one highlights your most adorable scraps and is easy enough for beginning sewists! A little applique makes it perfectly snuggle-able.
Run over and grab the FREE downloadable floppy bunny sewing pattern and tutorial at The Sewing Loft!
Great Baby Blanket Tutorials
Baby blankets are one of the most rewarding things to make. They are so fast and you can use super cute and cuddly fabric.
Check out this list of great baby blanket tutorials that Nap-Time Creations has compiled.
Boy Sewing Patterns List
Do you put off sewing for the little boy in your life because you don’t know where to start? Do you think boy sewing isn’t as much fun as sewing for your little girl? Check out this list of sewing patterns that will change your mind and start you on the the path of sewing for boys!
Megalist of Boy Sewing Patterns