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Sew for Your Wedding
Weddings, like everything else, have gone up in cost due to inflation. You can save some money while making your wedding unique by sewing wedding accessories. Here is a list of free sewing patterns for wedding accessories.
Introduction to Hand Stitches
Hand sewing is a bit of a lost art these days, but there are a few essential stitches that every sewer should have in their toolbox. This is part of an ongoing instructional series on hand sewing.
Don't take a chance on being pinched on St. Patrick's Day (unless you want to be)! Make this easy shamrock pin and show your love for all things Irish!
Women's Fashion 1910 - 1920 - Corsets
The fashions that women wore during the second decade of the twentieth century reflected some of the pivotal changes occurring in people's lives in the US and Europe after the turn of the century. This segment focuses on the evolution of the corset.
Sewing 1912 Fashions - The 1912 Project
It has been nearly 100 years since the tragic sinking of the Titanic in April 1912. To honor the anniversary of the tragedy, the Vintage Pattern Lending Library
Fabric Organization - Make a Fabric Swatch Book
Do you remember every single fabric that you own? I know that I don't. Keep track of your fabric stash with this easy to make fabric swatch book.
Valentine Sewing Projects
While Valentine's Day is of course intended to be celebrated by couples, I view it also as a day to demonstrate your love of family and friends. Show your love this year by making one (or more!) of the free Valentine themed sewing projects I have found on the web.
The Colette Sewing Handbook - Book Review
Sarai Mitnick, the creative mind behind Colette patterns, has released a lovely book that introduces novice sewers to classic principles of garment construction,
Cheery Felt Pins for Christmas
This article features free patterns for a felt Christmas Tree and Gingerbread Man. Make one for everyone on your Christmas list!
Make Dog Stuff - Dog Toys
Save some money by making your own dog toys! This article includes links to free patterns for making dog toys.
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