In this free beginner-friendly video tutorial Alisa Shay from Thoughtful Creativity shows us how to draft a very simple linen top for summer. Using just two measurements, this top is very easy to sew, no pattern drafting experience required! Lots to learn in this wonderful video! These tops are ideal for capsule wardrobes.
Angelina from BluePrint DIY shows us how to deconstruct a pair of jeans to create this sweet wrap skirt! Angelina shows us how to upcycle our existing clothing from our closet or the thrift store with a creative spin with eco-friendly, budget-conscious fashion sewing tutorials. Learn how to re-make and re-fashion garments to make your … [ Read More at SWN! ]
An organized and functional sewing space is key to more productive sewing. Is your sewing room seemingly dysfunctional or just a huge mess that you find very stressful? Alisa Shay from Thoughtful Creativity shares her best eight tips for a more organized sewing studio!
A quick and easy quilt block pattern from Karen of Just Get it Done Quilts and four more ways to use up that ugly fabric we all seem to end up with! This free quilt pattern can be easily modified to fit the fabric that you have right now! This is a simple quilt where … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Lindsey Johns from Inside the Hem shares a fantastic video about sewing with lightweight spring fabrics. Tips for everything from cutting, pressing, needle sizes, stitch lengths, and more. Lindsay discusses sewing with rayon challis, linen, eyelet, rayon jersey, and seersucker…
Spring 2020 arrives with a huge burst of change for the whole world and fashion is no exception. This video playlist covers the spring sewing pattern lines for many of the popular pattern companies such as McCalls and BurdaStyle. See what’s new and what trends are hot for this spring and make your own fashion sewing plans!
Sewing enthusiasts world-wide do their part to help fight the Corona virus war! e want to share some positive news articles and videos that showcase some of the many efforts that the sewing communities all over the world have made to fight the Corona virus at home. Donating to hospitals charities and nursing homes will assist those who have a higher risk of contracting and spreading this highly contagious virus. Dr. Oz also has some very practical thoughts and advice about wearing face masks to stop the spread. Worth watching!
With the recent outbreaks of the corona virus (Covid_19), people have realized the benefits to wearing face masks when out in public spaces, whether grocery shopping or commuting to work. The following video playlist of free mask sewing tutorials will not show you how to make an N-95 mask. However, it may help you and … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Over twenty different sewing projects for winter garments and accessories from some of the very best sewing personalities online. Recommendations for free patterns…
A playlist dedicated to mechanical sewing machines, how they work, how they are used, and maintained. Mechanical sewing machines are perfect for all beginner sewers and are inexpensive to buy…