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Directory of Free Sewing Patterns, Tutorials and Projects

Directory of Free Sewing Patterns, Tutorials and Projects

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How to Make a Kitty Hat (for Humans!) October 5th, 2012 Email 56 users recommend Some simple sewing and embellishing can turn a recycled sweater into this supercute hat! Pete Bejarano Super cute sewing tutorials Have you visited Anna Graham's blog Noodlehead yet? If you like to sew things that are so cute you can't stand it, rush right over there. Here's her free tutorial for gathered clutches (also available as a PDF pattern with other styling options for purchase right here.) Cute Wrist Pin Cushion HowTo - Totally Stitchin I love those cute little flower wrist pin cushions and came up with the idea to make one and create a sewing class around the project as well since I teach classes from home! So, I will share this little tutorial with you! You will need:

Upcycled Boy Hats Today's tutorial comes from last week's SYTYC entry for the "recycled" theme. I loved this theme and had a hard time narrowing down options. I think refashioning and upcycling is ridiculously fun. In fact, a little over a year ago I started storing all the old worn-out clothing I had. Made By Rae: (Free!) Buttercup Bag Sewing Pattern This pattern uses a mere fat quarter of fabric for the outer + a little less of another fabric for lining. If you’re using quilting cotton for the outer fabric, I recommend using a fusible interfacing to strengthen it. You’ll also need a magnetic snap and (optionally) a couple of buttons, although it looks pretty cute without the buttons too.

Dresses :. #5528 Wrap dress Difficulty: ** You will need: fabric of natural/mixed fibers, invisible zipper, bias tape. Attention! Fabric consumption varies depending on the size of garment. First of all, print out paper patterns and lay them out at the width of fabric/ knit you plan to use, to see how much fabric you will need. When sewing the garment, pay attention to notches- they must coincide. Men’s Flat Cap / Gatsby Hat: Pattern DIY Tutorial Are you tired of searching Excellently Fitting FLAT CAP (sometimes called Gatsby hat, or even Newsboy hat) for The Man in Your Life? He wants STYLE, COMFORT, WARMTH, and having ONE OF A KIND HAT? You can sew a straight line, and wish to give Your Man The HAT that nobody else will have? GREAT!

Sewing 101 with Gwen, Mitered corners What a fabulous way to start the new year...a fun new Sewing 101 Guest. Please enjoy Gwen's tutorial on making a mitered corner. Hey! Dresses :. #5214 Blue dress Difficulty: * You will need: silk crepe; lining; fusing; decorative braid with beads; zipper. Attention! Simple Sweater Hat It is now starting to get cooler here and soon for a short time it will be COLD. There will be a need to break out the winter coats along with hats and gloves. I really don't like spending $5-$10 on a winter hat we I know I can make it for pennies. So I set out to the thrift store $1 bin to find the perfect candidate for hats for the kids. I hit the jackpot!

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