Sew Better! 8 BEST Beginner Sewing Machine Tips from The Last Stitch

8 Best Beginner Sewing Tips – Sew Better with The Last Stitch

If you want to get better at using your sewing machine, follow these eight simple steps from Johanna Lundström, the author of Master the Coverstitch Machine and Sewing Activewear, that will make your garment sewing look sew much more professional! Johanna discusses and demonstrates releasing and balancing the tension, needle down when starting a seam, pulling back the thread, stitch length and width, sewing straight and guiding fabrics…

linen farmers market roll up tote sewing tutorial

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.

Watch Gertie sew the Harlow Pajamas

Watch Gertie Sew the Harlow Pajamas: + FREE Beginner Sewing Pattern!

The Harlow Pajamas are a simple beginner sewing project and they make wonderful gifts. Simple to sew! Seven pattern pieces for a high-waist and comfortable wide-leg, sash and belt loop for a cinched look. Mix and match your fabrics.

Gertie shows us how she stitches these simple pajamas in her full FREE video tutorial!

Click the link to see it all!

DIY Sewing Table Organizer

Sewing Table Organizer Project with Blueprint DIY

Upcycling pro, Angelina from BlueprintDIY shares a fabulous accessory to sew for organizing your sewing desk or table-top. Angelina used a heavy canvas-like fabric she salvaged from a pair of curtains, that matched her table top perfectly. This table-top organizer has thread spools, a magnetic space to hold your tweezers and tools, a pincushion, a scissor sleeve and more!

Thrifty, Eco-Friendly, Last-Minute Gifts to Sew with Gingercake

Thrifty, Eco-Friendly, Last-Minute Gifts to Sew with Gingercake

Virginia Lindsay from Gingercake shares four eco-friendly sewing projects to stitch and give as useful last minute gifts this Christmas. Virginia used recycled textiles such as simple cottons and vintage bed sheets to make her pretty table napkins…

hair scrunchie sewing tutorial

Sew An “Urban” Hair Scrunchie – with Lorrie Nunemaker

Lorrie Nunemaker shares her free PDF sewing pattern download and an instructional video tutorial to show us how easy it is to sew one of her “Urban Scrunchies” for keeping long hair secured and out of your face…

Cargo Pants - Simplicity S8889

How to Sew Cargo Pants – Simplicity S8889

Cargo pants are trending this season and you can sew your own with Mimi G’s new Simplicity S8889 view B.  In this free video tutorial, Brittany walks you through each step to sew these casual pants. Easier sewing than you think!

I'd Rather Be Sewing Grocery Tote

Free Grocery Tote Download and Video Tutorial with Chris W Designs – “I’d Rather Be Sewing”

You can stitch the nicest grocery bags in town with this free video and PDF download from Chris W Designs.  Warmer weather brings us the outdoor markets, seasonal produce, and lots of coming and going!  Carry everything you need in a sturdy tote that you sewed yourself with this free sewing project…