Lindsey Johns from Inside the Hem shares a fantastic video about sewing with lightweight spring fabrics. Tips for everything from cutting, pressing, needle sizes, stitch lengths, and more. Lindsay discusses sewing with rayon challis, linen, eyelet, rayon jersey, and seersucker…
Spring 2020 arrives with a huge burst of change for the whole world and fashion is no exception. This video playlist covers the spring sewing pattern lines for many of the popular pattern companies such as McCalls and BurdaStyle. See what’s new and what trends are hot for this spring and make your own fashion sewing plans!
Paige from Paige Handmade shows us how she sews one of the simplest, easiest skirts you can stitch, but with one extra detail that elevates it. This fun skirt with an elastic waistband and a gathered tier is so versatile and easy to wear – because it can be made in any length and with so many different fabrics…
If you need something handy as well as sturdy to carry and hold your gardening tools this spring? This free sewing tutorial from Deb’s Days will demonstrate how to sew this gardening apron that ties at the waist, complete with multi-size deep gusseted pockets. This pocket style affords gardeners lots of space inside. You can … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Featuring fresh spring garment sewing pattern collection reviews and impressions for 2019 from Inside the Hem!
Join Julia of Stitches by Julia while she tests the fabric crayons by Tulip and creates a pretty quilted spring pillow! Julia uses the blend-able and smudge-able crayons that are machine washable once her project is heat set with an iron…
Jenny from Missouri Star Quilt Co., demonstrates how she creates this fresh spring and summer-time quilt using ten inch squares of pre-cut fabrics. Jenny chose “Date Night” 10″ stackers by Heidi Staples of Fabric Mutt for Riley Blake. This is a simple quilt block pattern that you can stitch with your own style using carefully … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Butterflies signify resurrection, hope, joy, and new beginnings! Butterflies are a symbol of; transformation, change, and rebirth. Out with the old and in with the new! Watch this fantastic (and free!) video quilt-along series with Sheri Cifaldi-Morill of Whole Circle Studio! Butterfly Bunch is a fun wall-hanging / mini quilt created with foundation paper piecing techniques. Stitch … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Today we want to showcase two sewing resources offering the how-to’s to make these fun spring-loaded storage buckets. The first is a free written sewing tutorial from the folks at BadSkirt, and the second is a designer pattern from the Fat Quarter Gypsy and two videos that demonstrate the bucket being constructed. Combine the … [ Read More at SWN! ]
A quick sewing project for confident beginners! Instead of an intermediate structured raincoat project, this lined swing style coat makes a simple sewing project. Using the principles demonstrated in the tutorial, you can make this raincoat any size. Cotton laminate can go in the washer and dryer, or better yet – can be simply wiped clean. If you haven’t … [ Read More at SWN! ]