11+ Sewing Projects for Organization: Get and Stay Organized

sewing projects for organization

Here are my favorite free sewing projects for organization: patterns and tutorials for baskets, pouches, bags, and other sewing projects to help us all at least look like we are more organized! The free sewing patterns are quick and easy. Customize them in your favorite colors and fabrics so your spaces will coordinate with your personal style.

And I’m adding to this list as I find more, so by now there are more than 11!

closet organizer sewing pattern

Sew a closet organizer with lots of pockets! This is one of my best free patterns yet.

Get Organized with Basket and Bin Sewing Patterns

storage bin with a clear window

Sew a storage bin out of fabric from your stash! This generously sized bin with a foldover lid will help you organize your closet, but it’s so pretty you won’t want to hide it away.

Bean Bag Chair with toy storage

Sew a this amazing chair with my bean bag chair pattern that is also stuffed animal storage!

hanging storage baskets

Sew up these storage baskets that hang on a rod!

handy purse organizer sewing pattern

This sewing project for organization will help you keep everything your purse easy to find. Sew up a Handy Purse Organizer using my free sewing pattern.

Use the Hanging Organizer for your Car or Home to keep everything in the back seat nice and tidy.

fat quarter sized organizing basket

The Fat Quarter Sized Fold Up Baskets are one of my favorite ways to use a fat quarter. They are perfect for fat quarters that you have leftover from other projects.

DIY basket for organization

My Big Fold Up Baskets fit perfectly in Ikea cubbies! Organize your living space with a sewing project.

Bedside Pockets Organizer

The Bedside Pockets Organizer free sewing pattern is a classic way to organize and keep bedtime items handy so the floor doesn’t get cluttered.


The Peek-a-Boo Pouch with Clear Pockets makes a great sewing kit, first aid kit, cosmetic bag, and more. Use it to organize your purse too!

A Sewing Project to Organize Your Car

The Car Diddy Bag free sewing tutorial is one of my most popular projects ever. Organize all the things in your car that you don’t want getting lost – like your phone, charger cords, pens, and change so they won’t slip under the seats. There’s even a hidden zipper pocket on the back.

Ribbon and Vinyl Zipper Pouches are the perfect quick and easy project to help you organize small items in your desk or suitcase because everyone likes to see what’s inside.


DIY Sturdy Storage Totes – will hold quilts, blankets, off-season clothes, towels, and more so your closets will be neat and organized.

sewing project for organizing your craft area

The Under Cover Maker Mat is the perfect sewing project for organizing your sewing area. Theres a place for everything, even a thread catcher.

My free pattern for Fish Laundry (or Beach) Bags makes it easy to keep clothes off the floor or beach toys in one place.


Organize brushes, cosmetics, and all you essentials so your bathroom will be more organized with this free sewing pattern for a roll up bathroom organizer!


Sew the best packing cubes with this free pattern from Melly Sews!


And if you still want sewing projects for organization, here are 11 MORE free sewing projects to make you more organized!

Need ideas for fabric storage? Check out my 3 favorite ways to store fabric.

Happy sewing!

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