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Sew a Crossed-Back Harvest Apron

Lisa from Farmhouse on Boone shares a free video demonstrating how she makes a crossed-back harvest apron. You can download the free pattern to print at home here! This apron is not only comfortable but very easy to sew! Two front patch pockets to fill with eggs, veggies, berries, pine cones, etc. Make it reversible! These aprons are also made for children and used as arts and crafts smocks to protect clothing. Aprons can be made out of cottons, canvas, linen, laminated fabrics, unbleached cotton, any sturdy fabric.

Warp & Weft and Straight of Grain - Woven Fabric

Warp & Weft and Straight of Grain – Woven Fabric

A woven fabric is one of the best fabric types for beginners to learn to sew with. A woven fabric is any textile created by weaving threads. Woven fabrics are created with two or more sets of threads interlaced at right angles to each other. Woven fabric is more sturdy and stable when pinned, cut and then sewn…

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Halloween Mystery Quilt-Along – Free Block Patterns

BOO!  An exclusive and first-ever FREE Halloween Mystery Quilt-Along! Fat Quarter Shop brings you a free pattern and video series called Bats & Boos Mystery Sew Along. Beginning August 2, Fat Quarter Shop offers free weekly video tutorials on their YouTube channel (you can watch the whole series below as it is released) as well as the FREE quilt patterns. Join Kimberly as she stitches through each block of this mystery quilt, from cutting through finishing the whole quilt top.  The quilt finishes at 40.5″ square…  Bats & Boos Mystery Sew Along

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One-Hour Farmers Market Roll-up Tote Bag Sewing Tutorial

Making it in the Mountains shares a free sewing video tutorial showing us how easy it is to make these pretty linen market bags that you can roll up and store later.

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Evelyn Wood Shares 14 Things She Wishes She Knew As A Beginner Sewer

Evelyn Wood shares 14 things she wishes she knew as a beginner sewer. Evelyn discusses her sewing tips for tools, machines, fear of cutting fabrics, patterns, fitting, being overwhelmed, and the sewing process as a beginner. Watch this free video and listen to Evelyn’s very best tips for those of us who are beginner sewing enthusiasts…

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Patchwork Sewing Notion Organizer Project

An intermediate sewing project from Minki Kim to stitch this patchwork sewing notions organizer. The free video tutorial below demonstrates how to put this handy organizer together. This pouch measures 9 1/4˝ (24cm) wide x 6 1/4˝ (16cm) high x 1’’ (2.5cm) deep once completed. A fat-quarter friendly and scrap-busting sewing project! The digital pattern is available (here) and you can sew and sell these pouches with the pattern download. ..

Top Five Ways to Use Ugly Fabrics + A Free Quilt Pattern – Just Get it Done Quilts

Top Five Ways to Use Ugly Fabrics + A Free Quilt Pattern – Just Get it Done Quilts

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! ]

Sewing with Lightweight Spring Fabrics with Inside the Hem

Sewing with Lightweight Spring Fabrics with Lindsay Johns of Inside the Hem

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…

Sewing Winter Clothes - Free Tutorials and ePatterns

Sewing Winter Clothes – Over 20 Projects for a Cozier Winter

Over twenty different sewing projects for winter garments and accessories from some of the very best sewing personalities online. Recommendations for free patterns…