Simple Pillowcase-style Dresses for Children - A Free Sewing Tutorial + PDF

Simple Pillowcase-style Dresses for Children – A Free Sewing Tutorial + PDF

Simple Pillowcase-style Dresses for Children – A Free Sewing Tutorial + PDF from Hobby Lobby

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Sewing Machine Needles – Purpose and Size – How to Read the Package Info

There are specialized needles for most types of machines and fabrics, and many different sizes and purposes.  The information found printed on the packaging the needles are displayed in tells us just about everything we need to know, but do you know what it means?  Classification, brand, needle type and size.  Laura Coia from Sew … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Free Convertible Hood Pattern

Free Convertible Hood Pattern from Wesens-Art

This “Hooded Cap” can be worn in three different ways! It’s suitable for women and men, and it is also reversible! You can sew it in under one hour and it’s easy. A fabulous gift idea! Find the pattern here! Post by Sew-Whats-New.com Fans!

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3 Free Toddler/Kids Pajama Sewing Projects

1. Sew a Knit Fabric Toddler-size Pajama Set In this free sewing video DIY,  ForeSee Love shows you how she sews a knit fabric toddler pajama set by using an existing garment set to create the pattern. This tutorial also shares detailed pattern making techniques for creating both the top and the bottom pattern pieces … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Snappy Slippers + Travel Case Sewing Project from Cool Cat Creations

Snappy Slippers + Travel Case Sewing Project from Cool Cat Creations

Kellie from Pins + Needles Kits shows you how to make Snappy Slippers by Gerri Richards from CoolCat Creations! These pieced slippers are sewn together using one package of 40 – 5″ squares, that is 1 “Bali Snap” or 1 charm square pack. Full sized templates are included in this printed sewing pattern for slipper sizes 5 … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Kids Pants Sewing Pattern and Tutorial from Zune's Sewing Therapy

Sew Unisex Kids Pants – Free Sewing Pattern + Tutorial from Zune’s Sewing Therapy

A quick sewing project and easy to wear elastic-waist pull-on pant sewing pattern for kids in eight sizes from six months to five years. These pants can be worn as pajama pants, casual pants, or pants for school depending on the type of fabric you decide to use. These simple pants are fabulous stitched from … [ Read More at SWN! ]

boo to you mystery quilt video series

Boo to You Halloween Mystery Quilt – Free Video Series + Pattern

  Yvette Niesel of Yvette Rene Creations and the folks from Fort Worth Fabric Studio bring us this free whimsical Halloween mystery quilt project measuring  37.5″ x 37.5″.  A perfect lap quilt for fall.  The videos in the playlist below will take you through each block for five weeks.  At the time of this post, the playlist includes videos … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Grow Along Sewing Patterns for Kids

$ave Money Over and Over with “Grow Along” Sewing Patterns for Kids

Getting the very most for your money when it comes to kid’s clothing is as important as the books they will read and the games they will play while wearing garments sewn to last. When my babies were little, they wore incredible clothing sewn by their grandmothers, who were/are proficient sewers in their own right.  … [ Read More at SWN! ]

LisaCapen's Quilted + Paper Pieced Journal Cover

Quilted + Paper Pieced Journal Cover – Free Video Tutorial with Lisa Capen Quilts

A paper pieced, quilted notebook / journal cover makes a thoughtful gift for Mother’s Day. Lisa Capen shows us how she created this lovely quilted journal cover using a paper piecing method and some beautiful fabrics, walking you through the entire project from start to finish. The PDF pattern download, available from Etsy, provides a … [ Read More at SWN! ]

plan b spring summer jacket sewing pattern

Spring and Summer Jacket | Free Sewing Pattern from PlanB

A free digital sewing pattern by Anna Evers of Plan B for an unlined jacket for warm weather months. This jacket was designed to be worn with Anna’s skinny leg pants that she also shares a free pattern to sew!  I have included a link to the pants pattern below as well.  Anna suggests stitching … [ Read More at SWN! ]