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*Gift Items

Need a quick gift idea? Here is a listing of free patterns for various types of gift items you can make yourself.

Bed Caddy star[offsite link]
This link opens a .pdf document with instructions for making this bedside caddy with pockets.

Bottle Apron star[offsite link]
Make a cute little apron for your dish soap or wine bottle.

Casserole Holder star[offsite link]
Make a casserole holder to take to your next potluck. This also makes a great housewarming gift.

Easy to Sew Pocket Tissue Holder star
This easy to sew tissue cover is a great way to keep your tissues safe and clean in your purse. These pocket tissue covers make great gifts. Make them up by the dozen for gifts and keep your gift box full!

Elegant Gift Bag star[offsite link]
Classy little bag, perfect for any occasion. Use it to wrap wine, gourmet coffee, specialty salad dressings, or anything else you can think of!

Fabric House - Tutorial star[offsite link]
A cute little fabric house.

Felt Aquarium Magnets star[offsite link]
These aquatic themed magnets would make a quick and easy gift. From the Purl Bee.

Five Minute Tissue Holder - Tutorial star[offsite link]
Quick and easy directions for making a tissue holder.

French Press Cozy - Tutorial star[offsite link]
Make a cozy to keep your french-pressed coffee warm.

Lip Balm Cozy - Tutorial star[offsite link]
Keep your lip balm handy with this cute holder.

Memory Pillows star
Memory pillows to sew in honor of a loved one or to preserve memories from an enjoyable vacation, graduation, holiday times or family and friends gathering, can become charming keepsakes to hold and cherish. They are easy to sew, and can be especially comforting reminders of times past.

Motherīs Day Corsage - Tutorial star[offsite link]
Make these lovely fabric flowers for an eternal corsage.

Patchwork Notebook Cover Tutorial star[offsite link]
Make a pretty pieced notebook cover from fabric.

Purse Notebook with Fabric Cover Tutorial star[offsite link]
Learn how to make a cover for notebooks of different sizes.

Rolled Hem Handkerchiefs - Tutorial star[offsite link]
Illustrated directions on how to sew a rolled hem by hand.

Scrappy Fabric Ideas from A to Z star
Finding ways to use the inevitable scraps of leftover fabric is as much a joy as finally finishing the larger sewing projects from which scraps are born.

Sew A Denim Wine Bottle Cover star
Do you have some old jeans laying around? Recycle them by turning them into a fun and funky wine bottle cover. This free pattern and sewing tutorial will show you how.

Therapy Sacks - Tutorial star[offsite link]
Make a hot/cold pad to soothe your aches and pains.

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