how to sew shorts teach me fashion

Learn How to Sew Shorts – a Free Video Tutorial from Teach Me Fashion

DOWNLOAD THE SHORTS SEWING PATTERN HERE: http://etsy.me/1FwUk72 This simple shorts sewing pattern is extremely versatile and can be used to make a number of different shorts styles (summer shorts, boxer shorts etc.) depending on your choice of fabric. Sewing tips & techniques in the video tutorial: * Sewing a side pocket * Sewing a French … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Easy Summer Garment Sewing Project - Create a Comfy Beach Cover-up with Melanie Ham

Easy Beginners Summer Garment Sewing Project – Create a Comfy Beach Cover-up with Melanie Ham

Melanie Ham created this great beach cover-up with 1 1/4 yard of burnout knit fabric and pom-pom trim! Try Craftsy Unlimited, watch everything free!

Super Easy Faux Needle Turn Applique Technique

EASY Applique Technique from A Few Scraps

See how Christina from A Few Scraps creates this pretty bird applique for a skirt easily and without frustration! Don’t miss the applique projects by SWN members in the gallery slideshow below: SWN Applique Gallery: Find more inspiring applique photos like this on Sew, What’s New? More applique techniques and tutorials for you at SWN:   How … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Reversible Fabric Storage Buckets to Sew

Reversible Fabric Storage Buckets to Sew

Keryn from StyleNovice shows us how she constructed these handy reversible fabric storage baskets with this fun video sewing tutorial! Approximate completed bag size: 21 cm / 8.3” long x 17 cm / 6.7” wide x 23 cm / 9” high with handles. ETSY SHOP – http://www.etsy.com/shop/stylenovice More Crafty Sewing Projects at SWN: Making Coiled … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Create an Easy Chevron Block Quilt with Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Co.!

Create an Easy Chevron Block Quilt with Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Co.!

Learn how to create this striking Chevron Block Quilt with this easy quilting tutorial from Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Co.!   You will love the super-simple technique Jenny uses to make this and other simple yet modern quilt blocks come together so easily and beautifully.  You can make this quilt!   [You can … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Sew an Easy Bralette or Halter Top Free Sewing Tutorial

Beginners Bralette – Sew Easy to Make with MuchelleB!

Supplies: – pattern paper / newspaper – marker, ruler, measuring tape – one yard+-  good quality stretch fabric – matching bobbin / thread for your fabricfabric scissors – hand sewing needle + thread – pins – sewing machine Go to MuchelleB’s blog for an excellent detailed sewing tutorial with photos and detailed sewing instructions … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Wool Felt Heart Tutorial

Felted Wool Hearts + Hand Blanket Stitch with Quilty

We love Quilty videos!  They are fun, well produced and feature relevant projects for quilters of all skill levels.  This video tutorial from Marianne Fons and her Mom demonstrate how to make a felted wool heart and includes the hand blanket stitch around the edges.  Learn how to make these felted hearts from start to … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Free Convertible Hood Pattern

Free Convertible Hood Pattern from Wesens-Art

This “Hooded Cap” can be worn in three different ways! It’s suitable for women and men, and it is also reversible! You can sew it in under one hour and it’s easy. A fabulous gift idea! Find the pattern here! Post by Sew-Whats-New.com Fans! Try Craftsy Unlimited, watch everything free!

Easy Ladies T-shirt with Gathered Waist + 10 Free T-shirt Sewing Tutorials

Easy Ladies T-shirt with Gathered Waist + 10 Free T-shirt Sewing Tutorials

Last summer Autumn, from It’s Always Autumn shared a really nice free pattern for a ladies size large t-shirt – which is apparently the easiest-to-sew women’s t-shirt ever. The original free pattern can be found in this post.  Autumn then ended up sewing eight more variations because she found the pattern easy to use and the shirt is so basic and fast to sew up. … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Shift Dress Drafting and Sewing tutorial

Shift Dress Drafting and Sewing Tutorial + SWN Summer Dress Sewing Projects

Sponsored by FabricMart If you want to sew a simple, basic, shift dress, this sewing tutorial by Elle Apparel is for you!  The classic shift dress is a versatile garment to include within your new summer wardrobe!   This basic, classic, comfortable, and timeless dress, will turn into your go-to garment.  Sew a more than one shift dress with this free … [ Read More at SWN! ]