Simple Sewing Projects with Melanie Ham

45 Simple (and free!) Sewing Projects from Melanie Ham

Melanie Ham is an exceptionally talented teacher and sewer who shares her projects and techniques in each one of these 45 free sewing videos. These sewing projects are simple and beginner-friendly with a twist of fun!  Join Melanie and become inspired! 45 Simple Sewing Projects with Melanie Ham: How To Make a Fast and Easy Fabric … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Four Sewing Vloggers' Goals and Resolutions for 2017

Four Sewing Vloggers’ Goals and Resolutions for 2017

This sewing video round-up is automatically sorted by popularity! Each vlogger presents an interesting perspective and some good sewing information for everyone. Watch the round-up and become inspired by these creative sewers! Sewing Vloggers featured: Inside the Hem – sewing resolutions RunningNStyle – sewing goals Vintage on Tap – sewing resolutions Valeria Speck – sewing resolutions

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! ]

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! ]

Understanding the Basic Parts of a Sewing Machine

Understanding the Basic Parts of a Sewing Machine

Knowing and understanding the basic parts of a sewing machine can be very helpful in not only learning how to diagnose potential issues, but in learning how to sew as well. Jessica Giardino from The National Sewing Circle explains the basic parts of a sewing machine and what they do. More sewing machine help at … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Sunhat Sun Hat - Daisy Doodle Sun Hat PDF Sewing Pattern

Summer Hat Sewing Tutorial and Pattern Round-Up

How to Sew a Reversible Bucket Hat – Lily & Lina Watch Whitney Sews and learn how to make this Newsboy Cap + Hat Pattern April Cobb spends some time with Cindy from Riley Blake to show how to make a simple reversible sun hat. For the free pattern download click here: http://bit.ly/Ubfxw5 Daisy Doodle Sunhat PDF Sewing … [ Read More at SWN! ]

sewing 101 free video lessons

Sewing 101 – Ten FREE Video Lessons from Angel Peterson

Angel Peterson for AllFreeSewing published this fantastic playlist of informative beginner sewing lessons that may answer many beginner sewers’ questions.   Learn basic sewing techniques that every sewer should know regardless of skill level.  These quick and fun videos cover important sewing topics such as: The Best Way To Use a Seam Ripper and Unpick a Stitch Sewing Tools … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Six Free Sewing Tutorials: How to Sew Basket Liners

Six Free Sewing Tutorials: How to Sew Basket Liners

How to Sew Your Own Basket Liners 5 Free Video Lessons/Tutorials for You! How to Make a Basket Liner by Sailrite Sew A New Basket Liner Using the Old Basket Liner as a Template by Kandia Haynesworth How to Sew Basket Liners for Better Storage by Matt Fox How To Sew an Upcycled Tank Top Bike Basket Liner – A … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Spring and Summer T-shirt Sewing Inspiration

Spring and Summer T-shirt Sewing Inspiration

How to Sew a T-shirt – withwendy Watch Wendy sew this nice basic t-shirt using cotton knit fabric and an existing t-shirt for a pattern.  Wendy also shows how the same steps to construct the t-shirt can be modified to create a different fit across different bodies.   Sew a Simple T-Shirt Dress with Cheri Heaton and Martha … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Basic Sewing Terms and Fabric Anatomy

Basic Sewing Terms and Fabric Anatomy

The Anatomy of Fabric: In this free sewing video, Angel Peterson of FleeceFun explains the different parts of fabric. This is an important beginner sewing lesson that will help with any sewing pattern you are working on. Angel will explain “cross grain”, “selvage edge”, and what the “wrong” sides are. Learn the sewing terminology for … [ Read More at SWN! ]