Milky Way Paper Pieced Quilted Wall Hanging Tutorial Series with SewVeryEasy

Milky Way Paper Pieced Wall Quilt Video Tutorial Series with SewVeryEasy

The piecing technique used to create these gorgeous quilt blocks is called foundation paper piecing.  You need to be familiar with this technique to make this quilt. Laura Coia shows us how to foundation paper piece and how to put this beautiful quilted wall hanging together in this free video series! Stay tuned for the release of … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Pretty Fall Pumpkin Pillows to Sew

Pretty Fall Pumpkin Pillows to Sew by Beverly Mc Cullough

  Add a touch of Fall to your decor this season with this lovely envelope pumpkin pillow. Easily remove this pillow slip-cover and swap it for something for the holidays in December!  A quick project to sew, skipping any hand sewing by making a slip-cover. The pretty pumpkin on the pillow front, is a simple pieced applique and Beverly provides a free PDF download … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Free Halloween Wall Quilt Patterns

Free Spooky Halloween Wall Quilt Patterns to Download

 1. That Cat Halloween Wall Quilt Pattern: This spooky quilted wall hanging was inspired by an acrylic painting by Donna Mibus (donnamibus). Try some assorted orange Halloween fabrics to create a spooky yet scrappy background for the black cat! Try solid orange for the small appliqué accents so they really pop. Pam Lincoln’s That Cat wall quilt pattern … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Modern Rainbow & Color Strata Quilts at Sew Whats New

Modern Rainbow & Color Strata Quilts – Free Video Tutorials

A free video playlist composed of many modern quilting techniques, styles and color co-ordination by some of the best quilters online today!  Learn how to create your own rainbow or color strata quilt! Rainbow & Color Strata Quilt Tutorial Playlist: How to Make a Dresden Plate Block with Jennifer Bosworth for by Shabby Fabrics (time: 20:10) The Color … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Soft Toy  Plushie Sewing for Kids

Soft Toy / Plushie Sewing for Kids!

Isn’t a plushie (soft toy) one of the first projects young sewers usually like to try?  My very first sewing project, by hand, was of a small white kitten-sized cat.  I think I was able to somehow attach all of the limbs and ears, etc.  It was not exactly a beginner sewing project for *anyone* … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Learn how to make modern mosaic stained glass quilt blocks

How to Create Modern Mosaic or Stained Glass Quilt Blocks – Free Video

Here’s an easy-to-follow quilting tutorial from DinkyDoo Fabrics demonstrating how to create beautiful one-of-a-kind mosaic blocks for your next quilt! These blocks are a lot of fun to make.  If you used black strips, instead of white, you would end up with a stained-glass look for your quilt.  Watch the video from Alicia of DinkyDoo Fabrics to see how easy … [ Read More at SWN! ]

My First Quilt - a free video lesson series featured at Sew Whats New

My First Quilt – A Free Video Series with Sara Gallegos

Are you ready to start planning your first quilt but aren’t sure where to start? Or maybe you want to help someone with her or his first quilt but could use some guidance and assurance. The “My First Quilt” from QNN gives us the information and inspiration that helps us to successfully plan, cut, and … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Easter daffodil silk ribbon hand embroidery

Easter Daffodils – Silk Ribbon Hand Embroidery Video Tutorial

Having recently tried silk ribbon embroidery I was delighted to come across craftyattic, who as well as the necessary supplies have a great range of embroidery video tutorials on creating various silk ribbon flowers.   With Spring in the air, and Easter round the corner, I thought you all might enjoy the daffodils! Easter Daffodils – Silk Ribbon … [ Read More at SWN! ]

St. Patrick's Day Mug Rug

Lucky St. Patrick’s Shamrock Mug Rug – Free Quilting Tutorial from The Way I Sew It

A free tutorial for a quilted St. Patrick’s Day mug rug by The Way I Sew It that coordinates perfectly with your drink of choice, be it Irish coffee, Guinness, or minty green milkshakes for the kids!  The Irish flag, a shamrock, and a nine-patch block is incorporated into this Lucky St. Patrick’s Shamrock mug rug.  Step-by-step quilting … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Sew Easy Bingo-Inspired Bags - DIY

Sew Fun Bingo-Inspired Bags – Free DIY

Design and sew your own bingo bag If you love bingo and visit halls often to socialize with fellow players, you’re going to love this little project that will make you the envy of your friends. It’s cute, functional, and lets you show the world your support to the oldest game in history that is … [ Read More at SWN! ]