loop turners for sewing straps, drawstrings, and doll arms

How to Turn a Tube Right-side Out

Melly Sews shows us five ways to turn a long strip of fabric with a seam, such as a bag strap, or arms and legs for a doll. Five ways to turn straps right side out when sewing – using a tube turner, a loop turner, and a safety pin. Melly Sews also offers a … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Sew a Cozy Winter Leisure Suit - Free Sewing Patterns -  from Zoe DIY

Sew a Cozy Winter Leisure Suit – Free Sewing Patterns – from Zoe DIY

Sew a warm and cozy leisure suit with this free step-by-step video sewing tutorial and free pattern downloads from Zoe DIY for both pants and top available in sizes XXS to XL.

45 sewing projects for kitchen accessories

45+ Free Sewing Projects for the Kitchen – Video Series

Learn how to sew and create useful, and attractive accessories for your kitchen with this free video series full of practical sewing projects to make any kitchen more efficient and stylish! Check out any of the videos in this free video series to learn how to sew custom kitchen accessories such as: (links lead to more … [ Read More at SWN! ]

sewing labs group

The Sewing Labs – A Passion for Sharing and Empowering Others

I want to introduce to you today, something a little different. I recently came across a short introductory video about a non-profit community resource center in Kansas City Missouri providing classes and jobs training in sewing-related arts called The Sewing Labs.   I thought this was a great piece to share with everyone because of the … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Insulated Bowl Cozy Sewing Project

Simple Sewing: Insulated Bowl Cozies – Free Video Tutorial

These insulated bowl cozies are very popular, easy to sew, and super handy to have in the kitchen.  Watch Cindy Cloward of Riley Blake Designs create these cute and useful insulated bowl cozies. All you need is some *cotton batting (*so it can go inside your microwave without melting) and some 10” cotton fabric pieces … [ Read More at SWN! ]

jersey knit pajamas sewing projects

3 Free Toddler/Kids Pajama Sewing Projects

1. Sew a Knit Fabric Toddler-size Pajama Set In this free sewing video DIY,  ForeSee Love shows you how she sews a knit fabric toddler pajama set by using an existing garment set to create the pattern. This tutorial also shares detailed pattern making techniques for creating both the top and the bottom pattern pieces … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Snappy Slippers + Travel Case Sewing Project from Cool Cat Creations

Snappy Slippers + Travel Case Sewing Project from Cool Cat Creations

Kellie from Pins + Needles Kits shows you how to make Snappy Slippers by Gerri Richards from CoolCat Creations! These pieced slippers are sewn together using one package of 40 – 5″ squares, that is 1 “Bali Snap” or 1 charm square pack. Full sized templates are included in this printed sewing pattern for slipper sizes 5 … [ Read More at SWN! ]