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How to Make a Mini Christmas Tree Skirt
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How to Make a Mini Christmas Tree Skirt

ūü饂ú® Embrace the festive spirit and add a touch of warmth to your holiday d√©cor with our charming quilted mini Christmas tree skirt sewing pattern! Today, I’m excited to be sharing an update for a free Christmas tree skirt pattern project that I shared here years ago! The mini tree skirt pattern has been tweaked…

15+ Women’s Skirt Sewing Patterns Perfect for Summer
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15+ Women’s Skirt Sewing Patterns Perfect for Summer

Stitch up a breezy skirt to add to your summer wardrobe. Skirts are easy to construct and can be customized in so many ways. They are a stylish and fun way to stay cool this summer! Sew one for yourself with one of these women’s skirt sewing patterns. Recently my daughter and I were going…

A Princess Skirt
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A Princess Skirt

Last Fall we went to Disneyworld. ¬†It’s my favorite Fall vacation, great weather in South Florida, lighter crowds and the Epcot Food and Wine Festival. ¬† We’ve been a few times (one of the benefits of being within driving distance) and I don’t think I’d ever go in the summer again, after seeing how nice…

How to Sew a Skirt for a Little Girl; tutorial for a Patchwork Zig Zag Skirt

How to Sew a Skirt for a Little Girl; tutorial for a Patchwork Zig Zag Skirt

I always love finding new ways to sew with pre-cut fabric. This patchwork zig zag skirt tutorial is made using charm squares that are sewn into a chevron or “zig zag” pattern. It’s the perfect skirt to sew for a little girl! If you like this project you may also like this skirt tutorial &…

16 Simple DIY Disney Halloween Costumes
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16 Simple DIY Disney Halloween Costumes

Are you ready to add a touch of Disney magic to your Halloween festivities this year? More than 16 easy to DIY, no-sew Disney Halloween costumes great for last-minute costumes! Whether you’re planning to celebrate with friends, attending Mickeys Not So Scary Halloween Party, or go trick-or-treating with the family, Disney-themed costumes are always a…

The Breezy Bunting Quilt Pattern & Sew Along
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The Breezy Bunting Quilt Pattern & Sew Along

The Breezy Bunting quilt pattern is a precut-friendly pattern made with a Jelly Roll or Rolie Polie of fabric. With its vibrant colors and endless design possibilities, the “Breezy Bunting” quilt pattern is a perfect choice for both seasoned quilters and those new to the craft. Today I’m excited to introduce you to my newest…

Child’s Apron Pattern with Video Instructions
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Child’s Apron Pattern with Video Instructions

Today I have a fun sewing project to share with you, this Child’s Apron pattern.  It’s pretty simple to stitch up and would make a great gift for your favorite kid!  If you like this project then you may also like the Ruby Lou Bag sewing pattern.  A few years ago, I wrote this Child’s…

How to Make ADORABLE Boy & Girl Christmas Gnomes
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How to Make ADORABLE Boy & Girl Christmas Gnomes

Create your very own Christmas gnomes with this fun and easy craft project! In this easy DIY gnome tutorial I’ll walk you through the steps to create both boy & girl gnomes. They are so cute and easy to make, that you’ll find you can’t make just one! Create a cute set to add to…

How to Machine Bind a Quilt; A Step-by-Step Guide
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How to Machine Bind a Quilt; A Step-by-Step Guide

Machine binding a quilt can save you a lot of time and possibly allow a quilt to hold up better with repeated washings. Today I’ll teach you how to bind a quilt with a sewing machine using a unique trick that will yield great-looking binding and straight stitches every time! First, I’ll say this technique…

30 Homemade Christmas Ornament Patterns & Sewing Tutorials
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30 Homemade Christmas Ornament Patterns & Sewing Tutorials

Add a homemade touch to your Christmas tree with one of these DIY Christmas ornament tutorials. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite felt, embroidery hoop, and fabric homemade Christmas ornament sewing patterns and craft projects to share with you today. A friend gave me a handmade gingerbread man Christmas ornament several years ago. Every…

25+ Red, White & Blue 4th of July Sewing Projects
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25+ Red, White & Blue 4th of July Sewing Projects

The 4th of July is just around the corner, plenty of time to stitch up a few items to help you celebrate.   If you’re looking for some fun things to sew this summer, I’ve rounded up 25 4th of July Sewing Projects for you to try. There’s something for everyone on this list, from…

15 Simple Things to Make for Your Summer Wardrobe
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15 Simple Things to Make for Your Summer Wardrobe

If the warm weather has you itching to make something fun to wear for Spring, then I’ve got 15 suggestions to get you started!  Here are 15 Simple Spring and Summer Wardrobe Sewing Project ideas. I spent the last few weeks going through my pattern stash and scouring Pinterest for project ideas for Spring and Summer…

50 Easter Dress Patterns for Girls
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50 Easter Dress Patterns for Girls

I’m always on the hunt for new ideas for Easter Dresses, so I’ve rounded up 50 great Easter Dress Patterns for Girls. I’ve broken the list down into two categories, dresses made from purchased patterns and dresses with free dress sewing patterns. Enjoy! There’s a running joke in my house that if it’s the night…

Step By Step Guide: Sewing A 18″ Doll Sleeping Bag With Pattern Included
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Step By Step Guide: Sewing A 18″ Doll Sleeping Bag With Pattern Included

Create a cozy and adorable sleeping bag for your child’s 18 dolls with this easy-to-follow sewing pattern. Perfect for sleepovers and imaginative playtime! Today, I’m going to show you how to make this fun and easy sleeping bag for an American Girl doll (or any other 18″ doll)! Just a note: this doll sleeping bag…

Cute & Simple DIY Gilmore Girls Costume Ideas
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Cute & Simple DIY Gilmore Girls Costume Ideas

All this week I’m sharing simple DIY Halloween costume ideas. All of these ideas are great for teens and older kids and are great last-minute Halloween costumes! Today I’m going to show you how to make a simple Gilmore Girls Costume. We love Gilmore Girls. I’m sure I’m not the only one that holds that…

Learn How to Make an Apron with this Free Sewing Pattern
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Learn How to Make an Apron with this Free Sewing Pattern

Learn how to make an apron with this free sewing pattern! This adorable apron tutorial is sized to fit most adults and would make a wonderful gift for your favorite cook! A couple of years ago, I created an apron sewing pattern sized just for kids. Since then, I’ve received several requests for a similar…

How to Make Fabric Headbands
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How to Make Fabric Headbands

Don’t you hate trying to decide how to fix your hair when you’re on vacation or during warm summer weather? I designed these DIY Fabric headbands using Liberty of London Fabric to help me tame my hair while traveling. This headband tutorial shows you how to make a fabric headband that does not require elastic….

40 Creative Easter Sewing Patterns, Projects & Ideas
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40 Creative Easter Sewing Patterns, Projects & Ideas

Celebrate Easter with these fun and unique sewing patterns, projects, and ideas. From adorable bunny plushies to colorful Easter baskets, table runners & quilted pillows, there’s something for every crafter in this collection! Here are over 40 Easter Sewing Projects to help prepare you for Spring.  If you like this round-up, you may also like…

Cute and Cozy Cheater Christmas Quilt Tutorial
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Cute and Cozy Cheater Christmas Quilt Tutorial

Alicia from SewWhatAlicia is back with us again today sharing a simple tutorial for this Cozy Cheater Christmas quilt! This project would make a wonderful handmade Christmas gift.¬† Hi friends! Alicia here again from Sew What Alicia. I love all things Christmas. I wish I had the time and means to make an amazing quilt…

Decoupage a Pumpkin for Fall with this Quilt Inspired Design
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Decoupage a Pumpkin for Fall with this Quilt Inspired Design

I love¬†to find creative pumpkin decorating ideas. I mean, there are so many other fun ways to decorate a pumpkin besides just carving them.¬† Decorate your home for Fall with these Hexagon¬†Fabric Pumpkins. This tutorial from Alica at SewWhatAlicia is so easy to follow and will teach you how to decoupage a pumpkin with fabric….

Simple DIY Cord Keeper Tutorial
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Simple DIY Cord Keeper Tutorial

Whenever¬†I travel I always seem to end up with a mess of cords in my bag. It drives me crazy! I have been meaning to make a cord keeper to¬†take with me when I travel for a while now.¬†This fun and simple DIY cord organizer sewing tutorial by Simple Simon & Co might be just…

Summer T-Shirt Maxi Dress Pattern
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Summer T-Shirt Maxi Dress Pattern

Turn a t-shirt into a summer maxi dress with this fun DIY Maxi Dress Pattern.  A great DIY upcycle fashion project! Many years ago, I got an idea to make a girl’s maxi dress from a t-shirt. When she was younger, she loved to wear this dress… and had requested another one but this time…

Adorable Small Sewing Projects to Tackle in a Weekend
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Adorable Small Sewing Projects to Tackle in a Weekend

A few weeks ago, I asked some of my “blogging buddies” to create a few small sewing projects using Derby Day Fabrics. I absolutely¬†LOVE the projects they came up with. They shared so many things to sew! From adorable mini quilts, dress patterns, travel sewing kits, and more.¬† Each one of these simple sewing projects…

Quick and Easy DIY Cat Costume – {including tutu tutorial!}
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Quick and Easy DIY Cat Costume – {including tutu tutorial!}

Today I have a fun tutorial for this simple and easy DIY Cat Costume! It would be a fantastic last-minute Halloween costume! This costume is no-sew and features a very simple tutu pattern. If you like this project you may also like this Ariel Costume Tutorial.  Hello! I’m Melissa and I blog over at Made…