Summer Sewing Projects and Tutorials for Backyard Living - Free Video Series

Summer Sewing for the Backyard, Cottage, Patio, or Porch – Free Video Series

  Make outdoor living more comfortable and beautiful no matter where you are, with these free video tutorials that show us how to sew simple soft furnishings, umbrellas, shades, chairs, lounges, hammocks, grill covers, and more.  Sew your new patio on a budget and upcycle your materials, or invest in Sunbrella which *IS* the best … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Fat Quarter Pop Up Sewing Pattern

Spring Storage Buckets Sewing Projects

  Today we want to showcase two sewing resources offering the how-to’s to make these fun spring-loaded storage buckets. The first is a free written sewing tutorial from the folks at BadSkirt, and the second is a designer pattern from the Fat Quarter Gypsy and two videos that demonstrate the bucket being constructed.  Combine the … [ Read More at SWN! ]

The Jordy Bralette Sewing Project with Emerald Erin

The Jordy Bralette Sewing Project with Emerald Erin

The Jordy bralette is a classic triangle-style bralette that every gal needs. Offering  a classic shape and wide band the Jordy offers super chic support and comfort for everyday. The Jordy bralette pattern comes with three options: A simple all-fabric version, a classically beautiful lace overlay version and, a foam-lined version for a little extra coverage for everyday! Sizes: 26D – 26FF, 38B- 38E   Watch the free video tutorial with Emerald Erin: More from SWN:        Nursing Sleep Bra: The Tutorial (with pattern) Rosy Bra Sewn Out of An Old Curtain by Annele Isomäki 3 new comfort bras in … [ Read More at SWN! ]

April Showers - Learn How to Sew a Raincoat with Pretty Prudent

April Showers – Learn How to Sew a Raincoat with Pretty Prudent

A quick sewing project for confident beginners! Instead of an intermediate structured raincoat project, this lined swing style coat makes a simple sewing project. Using the principles demonstrated in the tutorial, you can make this raincoat any size.  Cotton laminate can go in the washer and dryer, or better yet – can be simply wiped clean.  If you haven’t … [ Read More at SWN! ]

plan b spring summer jacket sewing pattern

Spring and Summer Jacket | Free Sewing Pattern from PlanB

A free digital sewing pattern by Anna Evers of Plan B for an unlined jacket for warm weather months. This jacket was designed to be worn with Anna’s skinny leg pants that she also shares a free pattern to sew!  I have included a link to the pants pattern below as well.  Anna suggests stitching … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Sewing with Denim Fabric - A Free Video Series

Sewing with Denim Fabric

A free and very informative video series about sewing with denim! Denim is a sturdy cotton fabric that is made with a twill weave or plain weave. Other denim variations include sateen which usually has a blend of cotton/polyester. Denim is available in many different weights and some even incorporate Spandex to provide stretch. Denim … [ Read More at SWN! ]

What Is? Sewing Series from Made to Sew at SWN

What Is? Sewing Series from Made to Sew

A fantastic sewing video series from Made to Sew that answers some of those “what is..?” questions that many sewing enthusiasts share! Nine quick videos and great information for sewers of all skill levels. Visit Made to Sew!   More at SWN: Spring and Summer T-shirt Sewing Inspiration Learn to Speak Dressmaker with Evelyn Wood … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Nine Free Tutorials for Sewing Journal, Notepad, and Book Covers

Nine Free Tutorials for Sewing Journal, Notepad, and Book Covers

Nine of the best free sewing tutorials for sewing notebooks, journals and simple book covers. Find the method, style and skill level you want from this free sewing video series we have curated for you. Simply hit the play button to watch the the first video within the series, scroll through the playlist for more … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Learn to Speak Dressmaker with Evelyn Wood

Learn to Speak Dressmaker with Evelyn Wood

A free video series discussing sewing terminology: This is a free video series of three short videos with Evelyn Wood, where she discusses all of the mystery sewing terminology that you want to know! Evelyn’s wants you to learn to speak dressmaker. Watch these three free videos and you will be surprised with what you might … [ Read More at SWN! ]

How to Sew a Half Circle Pouch or Bag

3 Free Half-circle Zippered Pouch Sewing Tutorials

Three free sewing tutorials for three different half-circle zipper pouches!   1. Single Scoop Zippered Half-Circle Quilted Pouch Sewing Video Tutorial from Fat Quarter Shop   A not-so-sugar-free video sewing tutorial for a half-circle quilted zippered pouch from the Fat Quarter Shop featuring the Boardwalk Delight fabric line from Art Gallery Fabrics. There is also … [ Read More at SWN! ]