Nautical Star Paper Pieced Quilt by Gail Kolcz

Nautical Star Paper Pieced Quilt + Free Mariner’s Compass Pattern

  A gorgeous nautical “Mariner’s Compass” paper pieced quilt created by Gail Kolcz.  Lighthouses at each side, fish swimming above and below the stunning center block. Sailboats, nautical fabric prints and colors complete this beautiful quilt. A Free PDF Pattern for the Mariner’s Compass: from Trillium Design More Stars to Quilt: Topic: Mariner’s Star Pillow Free … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Sewing Project Travel Tote Bag - Free PDF Pattern from Stitch by Stitch

Sewing Project Travel Tote Bag – Free PDF Pattern from Stitch by Stitch

If you belong to a sewing or quilt guild, a modern-day “sewing bee“, or like to sew while you travel, this bag is designed to hold all those little goodies you need to bring. This practical bag pattern offers eight small pockets, with four in front, and two pockets on both sides of the bag, and one … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Sew a Mini Pin Tote - Free Pincushion Pattern from Poorhouse Quilt Designs

Sew a Mini Pin Tote – Free PDF Pattern from Poorhouse Quilt Designs

Stitch this pincushion resembling a tote bag with this free PDF from Poorhouse Quilt Designs.  This little pincushion is a sweet gift for a sewing or quilting friend, and sew one for yourself.  Click the link below and you can download the instructions for this cute pin cushion from there: Free Pin Tote Pincushion Instructions For your … [ Read More at SWN! ]

The Binding Tool Star Quilt: Easy Quilting Tutorial with Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Co

The Binding Tool Star Quilt: Easy Quilting Tutorial with Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Co

Published on Jan 8, 2015 The Binding Tool Star Quilt: Easy Quilting Tutorial with Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Co. MSQC’s Jenny teaches us how to make the easy and beautiful Binding Tool Star Quilt using jelly rolls (2 1/2 strips of precut fabric) and the binding tool template. To get the materials needed … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Simple Vest Pattern + Sewing Tutorial

Simple Circle Vest Pattern – Free PDF + Sewing Tutorial

Here’s how to sew a circle scarf or vest for a quick fashion accessory project you’ll love all year round.  Circle vests and scarves can be created from any fabric that has no distinguishable right or wrong side.  A nice soft tweed style wool, winter fleece, or a solid color double knit works with this project.  This free … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Spring Time Bloom Quilt Block - Free PDF Pattern from Quilt Doodle Designs

Spring-time Fresh Tulip Blooms! Free Quilt Block Pattern from Quilt Doodle Designs

A free paper pieced quilt pattern from Quilt Doodle Designs for a lovely springtime tulips quilt block to print at home!  Piece one or two blocks to make a spring tote bag or make twenty for a pretty tulip quilt.  Create a one-of-a-kind using your own creativity and this free epattern.  Link three tulip blocks together for … [ Read More at SWN! ]

FREE PDF: Minky Swing Jacket Sewing Pattern for Little Girls

FREE PDF: Minky Swing Jacket Sewing Pattern for Little Girls

“Minky is a special type of plush fabric that is often used to make baby blankets, baby clothing and baby accessories. Minky fabric is like fleece – but softer and thicker. The high quality of minky fabric prevents its’ colors from fading and its warmth from decreasing over time.”  – Minky Couture   Please note, … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Sew a Wear-It-Anywhere Mock-Wrap Jersey Knit Dress - Free PDF Sewing Pattern from Sew Vera Venus

Sew a Wear-It-Anywhere Mock-Wrap Jersey Knit Dress – Free PDF Sewing Pattern from Sew Vera Venus

Isn’t this dress pretty?  This free casual dress sewing pattern by Sew Vera Venus is designed specifically for knit fabrics.  This comfortable knee-length dress features wrap-over pleats, a circle skirt and 3/4 length sleeves that you can wear all year long.  If you need to grade your mock-wrap dress, Sew Vera Venus suggests this free Quick … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Baby Changing Mat - 2 Options Free PDF Sewing Pattern from So Sew Easy

Beginners Baby Changing Mat – Free PDF Sewing Pattern from So Sew Easy

A free PDF sewing pattern for a smart-looking baby diaper changing pad that includes storage pockets for a package of  baby wipes, a few diapers, and carries as a clutch or handbag.  A multi-style pattern in a satchel style with handle, or a clutch style diaper bag.  Deby Coles who designed this baby changing pad rates this as a confident … [ Read More at SWN! ]

The Little Red Hens Hooded Play Cape - Free DIY + PDF

The Little Red Hens Hooded Play Cape – Free DIY + PDF {+ Tips for Cutting Slippery Fabric}

Lynn Harris of The Little Red Hen  shares her pattern and a description of how these versatile play capes for kids go together.   These capes don’t have to be sewn with slippery fabrics.  You can create them using winter fleece, athletic fleece, or any woven fabric that is warm enough for your little one and has some … [ Read More at SWN! ]