Learn How to Sew a Gardening Apron

Learn How to Sew a Gardening Apron

If you need something handy as well as sturdy to carry and hold your gardening tools this spring? This free sewing tutorial from Deb’s Days will demonstrate how to sew this gardening apron that ties at the waist, complete with multi-size deep gusseted pockets. This pocket style affords gardeners lots of space inside.  You can … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Cargo Pants - Simplicity S8889

How to Sew Cargo Pants – Simplicity S8889

Cargo pants are trending this season and you can sew your own with Mimi G’s new Simplicity S8889 view B.  In this free video tutorial, Brittany walks you through each step to sew these casual pants. Easier sewing than you think!

Simple Pillowcase-style Dresses for Children - A Free Sewing Tutorial + PDF

Simple Pillowcase-style Dresses for Children – A Free Sewing Tutorial + PDF

Simple Pillowcase-style Dresses for Children – A Free Sewing Tutorial + PDF from Hobby Lobby

I'd Rather Be Sewing Grocery Tote

Free Grocery Tote Download and Video Tutorial with Chris W Designs – “I’d Rather Be Sewing”

You can stitch the nicest grocery bags in town with this free video and PDF download from Chris W Designs.  Warmer weather brings us the outdoor markets, seasonal produce, and lots of coming and going!  Carry everything you need in a sturdy tote that you sewed yourself with this free sewing project…

Managing your fabric stash easier

Sew Your Stash – Just Get It Done Quilts Shares Five Strategies for Managing Your Fabric Stash

“As quilters, we all have the problem of the speed that we quilt and the speed that we purchase fabric. It’s a lifelong problem keeping them in balance. Here are five strategies that will help you find a balance between the two…”

Christopher Thompson quilting series with Fat Quarter Shop

The Tattooed Quilter Video Series

Christopher Thompson, aka The Tattoed Quilter shares his quilting tips and techniques in this free video series in conjunction with The Fat Quarter Shop. Christopher Thompson, known as The Tattooed Quilter is a New York City fashion professional by day and modern quilter by night. Though raised in a traditional quilting family, he discovered the modern quilting … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Tote Bag Sewing Projects - Chickens Roosters by Karen

Chicken Themed Sewing!

I had a request from a friend to make a couple of tote bags for her daughters who have laying hens.  She bought some chicken-themed curtain fabric she wanted me to use, and if it was not enough I could add some co-ordinating fabric.  She left it to me to choose the lining fabric too. … [ Read More at SWN! ]

London Dress Free Sewing Pattern and Tutorial for Girls

The London Dress – A Free Sewing Pattern and Tutorial for Girls from Violette Field Threads

The London Dress for girls is stitched with this free digital sewing pattern from Violette Field Threads!  A sweet frilly sundress with a small bodice and a full swing-style skirt! We teach you how to create the shoulder ties with bias tape.  The ruffled swing-style skirt is perfect for mixing and matching fabric prints and … [ Read More at SWN! ]