I’ve been sewing a long time and I’ve received lots of wonderful birthday and Christmas presents. I’ve also received a lot of crummy ones (cheap sewing kits, anyone?). So I thought it would be fun to share with you some of my favorite gifts… ideas for what you can give your sewing buddies. Or maybe something for you to share with others so they know what you get you, wink wink!
I love changing out my holiday decor when it is as easy is putting out a new table runner. Especially when I get to sew that table runner myself with a free pattern! Here’s a free PDF downloadable sewing pattern…
Sew patchwork Christmas trees with cinnamon stick trunks! My video tutorial (plus the step by step photos in this blog post) guarantee that it will be an easy and quick project. Plus I teach you how to do simple triangle patchwork piecing.
And this project is great for using up scraps!
Are you ready for gift giving season? I’ve got you covered!
Here are my 10 newest free sewing patterns and tutorials that are perfect for holiday gifts.
Keep the tradition of handmade Christmas stockings alive! Here are the best Christmas stocking patterns on the web and guess what… they are all free.
Whether you are looking to sew quilted stockings, felt stockings, paper pieced stockings, or mini stockings – I have found the best free patterns for you, all right here.
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I’m crazy about little gift bags. You can make them up by the dozens, fill with a treat, and always have a handmade gift to pass out for teachers, friends, and forgotten relatives. These are especially easy, quick, and guess what… inexpensive to make!
Celebrate fall with a pretty new patchwork pumpkin pillow! These Pieced Pumpkin pillows are quick, simple and great for showing off favorite fabrics. I love how easy it is to change my seasonal decor by simply putting out new throw…
Sew an adorable, chunky, puffy felt star! It’s super easy and I’m about to show you how.
When I finished my Quilted Christmas Tree wall hanging (free sewing pattern), I realized that it still needed something – a star!
My friend Jacquelynne Steeves recently shared some really great tutorials for making Flying Geese units and “bonus” half-square triangle units. Then she shows how to use them to make a beautiful Christmas quilt! This incredible quilt is called “Coming Home”…
Fall is here and Halloween is right around the corner. This is a quick and fun project from WeAllSew. Whip these cute Halloween treat bags up in and easy afternoon and have a lot of fun while your doing it!…