Here is where I will share sewing tips and sewing resources. You’ll also find my index of sewing projects. We enjoy sharing online sewing resources that I’ve come across to help the sewist needing answers to questions. They will be categorized below. I hope you find this page helpful for your sewing projects. I will be updating this page often as I come across articles, videos and posts that will help with sewing.
I feel that once you have the basics of sewing down that you will find sewing gets easier and easier, especially with sewing tips from others. Whether you sew from a pattern or draft up your own patterns; this page will be where you can find helpful sewing tips and information, tutorials, inspiration and resources for your sewing.
I fell in love with sewing while sitting by as a child watching my grandma sew. She kept me busy until I was old enough to learn by sorting buttons, threading needles for her and going on shopping trips to pick out fabrics. Coming from a frugal household on a limited budget sewing can prove to be an invaluable skill. Whether you are sewing for pleasure or a need, I hope you find this page helpful.
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And Sewing Resources
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Sewing for Decor:
Sewing for Home:
- Sassy Slippers with Foam Inserts Tutorial
- Sewing Pattern Love and School House Tunic (updated images coming soon)
- How to Sew a Pocket
Sewing for Kids:
- Crowns from Recycled Capri Sun Pouches
- Back to School Sewing Roundup
- Teaching Kids to Sew
- Teaching Kids To Sew: Creative Kids The Complete Guide To Sewing
Sewing for Baby:
- Receiving Blankets, Booties and Bootie Insert Tutorial *
- Baby Booties Tutorial * (Quick and Easy)
- Easy Sewing Patterns for Handmade Baby Gifts
- Burbing Cloths For Baby *
- How To Sew A Banner / Bunting
Sewing Zipper Pouches / Bags:
- Make Your Own Fabric and How to Make Zipper Pouch Tutorial *
- 10 Zipper and Non Zipper Pouches
- Wide Mouth Zipper Pouch
- Video Tutorial How to Install a Zipper for Pouches
- Sewing Clutches (video tutorial)
- Weekend DIY Inspiration Sewing Clutches / Patterns
- Little House on the Prairie Costume Part 1 & Tips
- Little House on The Prairie Costume Part 2 & Sewing Tips for Patterns
- Evil Queen Costume Part 1 *
- Evil Queen Costume Part 2
- Artemis Costume and Quiver
Sewing Other Projects / Patterns
- Free Sewing Projects and Patterns
- Schoolhouse Tunic
- Crafting and Sewing Books
- Free Sewing Patterns & Projects
Sewing Product Reviews
Sewing Articles to Help You;
Off Site Sewing Inspiration And Sewing Tutorials;
Off Site Sewing Video Tutorials;
- Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
- Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
- Learn How To Piece, Patch, Quilt with Craftsy for FREE!
Sewing Book Reviews And Sewing Books Worth Owning
- Creative Kids The Complete Guide To Sewing
- Martha Stewart Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts
- The Best of Sewing Machine Fun for Kids
- School of Sewing: Learn it, Teach it, Sew Together
- Sewing School: 21 Sewing Projects Kids Will Love to Make
- Designing Clothes with the Flat Pattern Method (altering and pattern making)
Singer Sewing Machine Features:
- 100 Stitch Sewing Machine with 10 Presser Feet Perfect For Crafting, Sewing and Quilting
- Easy Threading System with Automatic Needle Threader
- LED Display Screen with Automatic Stitch Length and Width
- Easy-to-Load Top Drop-In Bobbin System with Clear Cover
- Electronic Auto Pilot allows you to sew without the foot pedal and easily adjust maximum speed; 110 volt machine designed for United States and Canadian use only
- I have the older Kenmore Version of this machine and love it’s speed control which is helpful for teaching kids or learning to sew yourself! My moms Singer lasted over 35 years!
- A Similar Option to what I sew on now is this Brother Machine. My machine is discontinued or I’d recommend the one I am using. But, these two machines are the closest matches! And I highly recommend either! With plenty of reviews and both sewn on by other family members that are sewers.
Brother Project Runway Limited Edition Sewing Machine Features:
- 100 built-in utility, decorative and heirloom stitches, each with multiple stitch functions
- Super-wide (7mm) zigzag and decorative stitches
- Built In Sewing Font for Basic Monogramming
- Over-sized Wide Table for Quilting and Larger Projects
- Accessories are inside the machine
Want to learn how to sew? Need more sewing tips and tutorials?
Here’s a few online classes starting with basic sewing studio onto various sewing techniques. 100% guaranteed! Check out the free previews, over view of classes and what you’ll be sewing and learning!
- Sewing Studio
- 40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know – Gail Yellen
- Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
- Beginner Serging
- Another option is paying a small fee for a months access (or more) to Learn to Sew at Creativebug They have many sewing levels of online sewing classes. To give you an example they have a sew along like this Bag Of The Month class or how to sew a bow tie….You can get a months free trial, with one free class to keep forever just to check it out! *terms and conditions subject to change. They have over 1000 online classes for many things besides sewing too, so check out these swoon-worthy classes at Creativebug and grab your free trial today!
Easy Sewing Projects