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Linen Fabric Pumpkin Coasters

Sew the easiest pumpkin coasters for your fall and thanksgiving tables! These simple yet lovely coasters have been a very popular sewing project over the years, and Art Gallery Fabrics is very excited to finally show you their free video tutorial. Sew them in sets and give them as gifts…

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Thanksgiving Sewing and Quilting Projects and Patterns – Round-up!

Free Thanksgiving Sewing & Quilting Video Tutorials at SWN: Sew A Felt Thanksgiving Trivet + Free Pattern Free Thanksgiving Turkey Quilt Block Pattern by Sindy Rodenmayer Acorn & Leaf Felt Fall Coasters – Free PDF Pattern by lovahandmade 12 Days of Thanksgiving Advent Calendar Thanksgiving Pilgrim Hat Quilt Block – Free PDF from A Quilting Jewel … [ Read More at SWN! ]

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Beautiful Useful Gifts to Sew – with Alisa Shay

Alisa Shay from Thoughtful Creativity shares six sewing projects and free sewing tutorials to stitch wonderful practical gifts for everyone at Christmas time! Easy projects that beginners will enjoy. Scrap-busting projects to save you money…

Five Easy Sewing Projects for Hassle Free Holidays from Melanie Ham

Five Easy Sewing Projects for Hassle Free Holidays from Melanie Ham

? Holiday Sewing Projects in this Video: Flannel Coasters Wine Gift Bag Table Runner Apron Cord Keeper Subscribe for more videos by Melanie! http://bit.ly/MelanieHam Advertisement

30-Minute Sewing Projects

30-Minute Sewing Projects

Janelle from Rosary Apparel shares four fun and beginner-friendly 30 minute sewing projects. The first project is a simple laptop case, then a lined tote, a cushion cover, and a waist apron. Most of the fabrics used in this video are vintage. Rosery Apparel is handmade in Janelle’s home studio in Tasmania, Australia, and is made from 100% recycled fabric – making every piece a one-of-a-kind. Janelle also offers weekly sewing tutorials to inspire others to create their own ‘me-made’ wardrobes. In March 2020 Janelle started to delve into making a small range of Rosery Apparel sewing patterns. When she’s not busy sewing up a storm, you will find Janelle shopping for more fabric, taking afternoon walks while listening to favorite podcasts, knitting cozy jumpers, exploring beautiful Australia, and planning future trips to Japan…

Sew This Easy One Hour Turtleneck Top

Sew This Easy One-Hour Turtleneck Top

In this video from Thoughtful Creativity Alisa will be drafting and sewing a very simple and comfortable turtleneck for the upcoming fall and winter seasons. This top comes together in about an hour and requires just a little bit of drafting. NOTE: if you have bust/hips/waist on a larger size – double check the width of the pattern like mentioned in this tutorial. And if you have a bust on a larger side you might find it useful to make front pattern pieces longer at the high point shoulder than the back pattern piece. You can see how it is done in the knit bodice block tutorial here. This is a minor adjustment, so you will be finished in no time…

11 Easy Sewing Tips and Tricks To Follow

11 Easy Sewing Tips and Pro Tricks You Should Know

When it comes to sewing, it can be incredibly helpful to know about some of the best tips and tricks to follow. After all, sewing can be a potentially tricky task in some instances, and any tips or tricks that can help to offset this are always worth considering! Luckily, we’re on hand today to give you some further support and ideas about how to improve your own sewing efforts, so you can make the most of every opportunity!

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Sew a Crossed-Back Harvest Apron

Lisa from Farmhouse on Boone shares a free video demonstrating how she makes a crossed-back harvest apron. You can download the free pattern to print at home here! This apron is not only comfortable but very easy to sew! Two front patch pockets to fill with eggs, veggies, berries, pine cones, etc. Make it reversible! These aprons are also made for children and used as arts and crafts smocks to protect clothing. Aprons can be made out of cottons, canvas, linen, laminated fabrics, unbleached cotton, any sturdy fabric.

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Five Methods For Tracing Sewing Patterns – Keep Your Original Patterns Intact – Evelyn Wood

A free video sewing lesson from Evelyn Wood. Evelyn Wood shares five methods for tracing sewing patterns to create your own copies while keeping your original sewing patterns and sizes intact and uncut. Extra time is needed to trace your pattern pieces, but there are some very good reasons to trace your pattern rather than cut into it. Pattern tracing lets you to maintain the original pattern pieces. Tracing allows sewers to use a pattern more than once and in more than one size. Tracing the sewing pattern lets you to keep the printed pattern intact in case you need to make any fitting adjustments. Pattern wear is another reason to trace your patterns. Tracing allows you to have the other sizes available for use. Whatever your reason, you will be glad you traced your pattern(s) to keep and use over and over…

Warp & Weft and Straight of Grain - Woven Fabric

Warp & Weft and Straight of Grain – Woven Fabric

A woven fabric is one of the best fabric types for beginners to learn to sew with. A woven fabric is any textile created by weaving threads. Woven fabrics are created with two or more sets of threads interlaced at right angles to each other. Woven fabric is more sturdy and stable when pinned, cut and then sewn…