Fabric Options for Making Kids’ Pajamas – by Linda A Levine + 5 Free Sewing Patterns

Fabric Options for Making Kids’ Pajamas – by Linda A Levine + 5 Free Patterns

Choosing a perfect pair of kids’ pajamas can prove to be a very perplexing task for sewers and for parents irrespective of factors like nationality or ethnicity. Comfort of the child is an aspect that no parent would consciously compromise on. To this effect, it is imperative for pajamas to be a comfortable fit, not to mention … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Sew a Honey Bunny for Easter

Sew a Honey Bunny for Easter with a Free PDF Pattern from Honeybee Cloths

An intermediate sewer can sew a Honey Bunny together in just a few hours! Dawn Lewis of Honeybee Cloths in of South West, UK. offers a very nice free pdf sewing pattern so everyone can sew a Honey Bunny this Easter!  DawnHoneybee is also the creator of the pretty Flutterby Needlecase too! Check out the Free Honey Bunny … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Baby Car Seat Pannier Bags to Sew

Learn to Sew Baby Car Seat Pannier Bags

Warehouse Fabrics designed and demonstrates how to create these awesome baby car seat pannier bags with expandable cargo pockets!  This is a sewing project that I would be inclined to use a laminated cotton, vinyl, or an oilcloth to make the bags.  (I would never use the white fabric pictured because *my* kids would have destroyed … [ 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! ]

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! ]

Black Cat Hat Sewing Pattern from Serger Pepper

Black Cat Fleece Hat Free PDF Pattern + Sewing Fleece With a Walking Foot

If you can sew a straight line and enjoy working with fleece this Black Cat Kids Halloween PDF sewing pattern from Serger Pepper is for you. For Halloween as part of a costume or everyday for fun, this free sewing pattern gives you the opportunity to create some unique hats for the kids.  Save your … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Fabric Fish Game Sewing Tutorial with Jennifer from Craft Forest

How to Sew a Fabric Fishing Game with Jennifer from Craft Forest

“Jenny Doan and special guest Jennifer from Craft Forest show us how to make an adorable magnet fishing game using Layer Cakes (ten-inch squares of pre-cut fabric) and the Layer Cake Dresden Plate Template. To get the materials needed to make this project, follow the links below.” Layer Cakes Layer Cake Dresden Plate Template Notions … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Star Spangled Skort - Free Sewing Pattern

Star Spangled Skort – Free Sewing Pattern + 5 More Patriotic Sewing Projects

  Little girls sizes 2t – 4t will love this fun Star Spangled summer skort (a skirt combined with shorts) that you can sew for Independence Day with this free sewing pattern from Peek-A-Boo! Sew up a Patriotic Goody Bag with this free sewing tutorial to go with her skort.   Get the Pattern 5 More Patriotic Sewing … [ Read More at SWN! ]

twirly dress tutorial

Pattern and Sew an Easy Girls T-shirt Circle Dress

Melanie from the Crafty Cupboard shows us how she sewed this pretty dress for little girls.  Upcycling an existing t-shirt, and using some fabric , a beautiful “Twirly Dress” is born.   The bottom half of this dress is actually a very simple circle skirt with a serged bottom hem.  If you need some extra help calculating … [ Read More at SWN! ]