Kenna Tote Bag Sewing Pattern

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Wow. That’s what I said when I saw the incredibly detailed and excellent free bag sewing pattern by Leah Williams for her Kenna tote. I have many readers who have requested new bag sewing patterns, and ladies/gentlemen, here is one free tote bag sewing pattern too good to pass up. It is the perfect mid-sized […]

Awesome Rainbow Backpack Crochet Pattern in Crocodile Stitch

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Here’s a free crochet pattern for backpacks that have it all: a fun rainbow color scheme, a popular crocodile crochet stitch, and the perfect size backpack that is large-ish for kids and small-ish for adults.  It will be a gorgeous bag to have.  And the secret is: because this uses a rainbow colored yarn, there […]

Make a Recycled Dryer Sheet Envelope

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Great Idea: Make your own Recycled Dryer Sheet Envelope for keepsakes, niknaks and special letters. Jennifer from Sunny Vanilla executed this creative idea that was the brainchild of Paula Spahr. Let me show you her works of art:   How to Make Your Own Recycled Dryer Sheet Envelope Step-by-Step Tutorial Just a few steps to […]

DIY Camper Potholders

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These are seriously too cute!  As you know, we love Route 66 here and the dream is to go on it with a camper van just one day…. Seriously!   Anyhow, these camper potholders are large enough to be mug rugs! Look How cute. Or you can simple expand on this idea and upsize it. […]

Tie-dye Racerback T-shirt * Bikini Cover-up

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This is a project for my stash. I get so many free t-shirts at all these trade shows that I wonder what to do with them at time. This is a great way to use them, provided that there’s not too much advertising on them at the the front that must be covered. As you […]

Free Pattern Weekender Bag for Him / Her

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Hi All! Welcome to SHARE IT 17. Thank you so much for linking up to our linky party. Wonderful! Love all your submissions. Do keep them coming and follow along! share it LINKY PARTY FEATURES 50 Travel Bags & useful Accessories Free Patterns If you have been following my blog along, you know that Wesens […]

Playhouse Sewing Pattern

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You know, some people are cleverer than I am. And Laura Casey is one of them. I mean, which mom would not have loved to make a pretend play over-the-table playhouse that looks as spectacular than this?! I feel it’s been a shortcoming in my mom-skills by not having made this. But I’ll make up […]

Stunning Summer Poncho Free Knitting Pattern

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Today’s feature is for summer poncho.  “Romantic, soft and elegant – a must-have!" said Berocco about this poncho they designed. I agree. I think it is a stunning summer poncho free knitting pattern that you will get a lot of wear out.  It looks very lacy, and typically, when things are lacy, I get my […]

Fathers Day: Free Sewing Patterns for Men

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We have enough time to sew him something special. Him. You know, Dada. The man who has everything already. It seems to get harder year after year to come up with something good. The gifts he wants are usually either too expensive, not in line with the family budget. Or he simply buys them for […]

Perfect Spring Baby Cardigan: Free Knitting Pattern

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:: Perfect Spring Baby Cardigan: Free Knitting Pattern :: Here’s a free knitting pattern for a project that takes me back to when I first learned to knit in high school. It’s for a baby cardigan that has simple but cute details. I remember learning to create and count those little ‘holes’ in the knit […]

Easy Figure Flattering Skirt (free sewing pattern)

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It does not matter what fabric print you’ll use for this pattern as long as the sides are relatively darker, it will work.  Optically, it will look like your body is inches slimmer. Perfect. It’s the skirt pattern I have looking for.  As well, this pattern is beginners-simple, so that anyone can get their mind […]

Easy Felted Tote Bag in Cheery Stripes (free knitting pattern)

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  This duo-tone felted tote bag in oatmeal and natural brown Lionbrand fishermen’s wool yarn will match just about any outfit. What a great everyday bag! Thanks to the neutral colors but also thanks to its perfect size.   The fact that this bag is felted means that it has become that much sturdier and shapely […]

All you need for Summer is this Lil White Dress

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:: Pleaded Summer Dress :: Free Sewing Pattern ::   Here’s a fun weekend project for you to hone your sewing skills and get ready for summer too: learn how to make this romantic pleaded summer dress for you.  Find below a free sewing pattern for this and other summer dresses.   Romantic Pleated Summer […]

Free Sewing Pattern for the Cutest Girl Apron and Oven Mitt

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  This is just adorable!!! What a cute girl apron and over mitt sewing pattern. It’s free too.  If your darling has been making some muffins for Mothers day for you, or just loves to play kitchen and cooking pretend play, she’ll be delighted with this set that will make her look like a professional […]

Easy Sewing Pattern for Plus-Size Women Top

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I always like to get myself a few new pieces of clothing each Spring. This year, no different. Only problem is: I ain’t slim any longer and I can no longer browse through the teen/tween fashion isles and pick up some really cute shirts.   Ahh.=, what a confession to make: I also eye womens plus-size […]

DIY Hot Air Balloon Mobile for your Kids’ Bedroom

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Kids Bedroom Hot Air Balloon Mobile: Create a beautiful Hot Air Balloon Mobile, or single air balloon, with this simple sewing pattern. It seems like new babies bring out our craftiness, doesn’t it? Mesmerize your (friend’s/sister’s) baby for hours on end with these floating* hot air balloons. (* In reality, the top of the balloons […]

Machine-Finished Hand Applique Workshop

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Hello my Quilting friends! Have you already seen this insanely beautiful ‘machine-finished hand-applique’ workshop for beginners/ advanced seamstresses at Craftsy that lets you make stunning flower applique like this?! Awesome flowers, don’t you think? I have to admit: I love the look of all that paper piecing and quilting a scrap at a time.  I […]

Irish Lace iPhone Cover Crochet Pattern

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Romantic Irish Lace iPhone Cover Crochet Pattern Make this for yourself or as a mothers day gift for mom: this super low-tech irish lace crochet cover will make any tech-phobic mom or granny happy with the idea of having an Iphone. And, I sure am not tech-phobic, but I sure love the elegance of this […]

Recycled Men Shirts into Cool Girl Dresses

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** Warning: Really Cute Recycled Men Shirt Ideas Here!!! ** Today I’m featuring fellow blogger Deborah from Sew Much to Give*. In particular, she’s sharing her original dress designs re-purposing all the various parts of men’s shirts into unique and totally adorable girls dresses, summer tops and jump suits. Her grandchild is her lucky beneficiary. […]

Makeup Removal Pads – Crochet Patterns

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Buying and using disposable make-up removal pads is one of my last environmental UN-friendly habits. I have been wanting to toss the habit of these cotton pads for quite some time now. Cotton is one of the major contributors to our pesticide pollution in the world. And these pads go straight into the landfill after […]

Free Racerback Dress Pattern for Girls

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Racerback dresses are all about being relaxed and laid-back. They suggest: ‘It’s summer’. So, now that it’s Spring, it’s the perfect time to use this free racerback dress pattern and make one. This girls racerback dress pattern is not mine but is designed by Adrianna from Crafterhours. Adrianna’s dress for her young girl is definitely […]

3D Butterfly Granny Square Crochet Pattern

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I have been working on this: a butterfly granny square pattern. A few weeks ago, one of my readers asked if I could upgrade this free butterfly crochet pattern into a butterfly granny square pattern.  So I did. And I am pleased with the result.   You got to love granny squares as they work […]

Tips for Preventing Quilting Injuries–video tutorial

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Thursday is sewing / quilting day, and today I thought to treat you a video that you think might not be as ‘delicious’ as a new free quilting pattern or sewing pattern. But, actually, this is a video that is actually good for you. A bit like veggies instead of cake. The title of this […]

Trendy Nautical Womens Top Free Sewing Pattern

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When browsing around for patterns for the sunnier Spring days and summer, I came across this gem of a nautical womens top free sewing pattern.  It has ‘classic nautical blue/white stripes, which are then complemented by a flattering peach color-block around the face, the contrasting blue-white striped front and peach-cantaloupe (melon) color-block back of the […]

Top 9 Toy Animal Sewing Patterns

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Thursday is quilting day at FineCraftGuild.com. But today’s fun article is for critters that could be quilted or made from fabric or felt instead. With friends who have little babies, I have been looking into ‘sewing for baby’ – ideas. One of the things on my list is to design some quilted toy animals. To […]

Baby Book Knitting Pattern WIP

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Hi guys!  Just thought to share my progress to date on the baby book knitting pattern I am developing.  Each knitted baby book page is about 8 by 8 inches.    My Baby Book Design – WIP I like your input. What do you think of it? Colors ok? Style appropriate? Ideas? Suggestions? All welcome. […]

Romantic Collar Crochet Pattern

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Crochet collars  have been in fashion lately and this simple, little crochet collar pattern gets you walk around in style and trend in no time.   It only takes about an hour, start to finish to crochet this.  This hand- crochet peter pan collar necklace is designed and made by yours truly. The rope tie at […]

Fabric Bottle Wrap

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Bottle wraps and jar cozies don’t have to always be made with intricate mason jar crochet patterns.  Muslin fabric wrap is as beautiful and can be put together with 15 minutes, with just a few stitches.  This fabric wrap technique works on recycled bottles, mason jars and glass jam pots. As well, what a great […]

How to Weave a Rag Rug

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Happy Chinese New Year in the year of the Sheep.  To ensure that that last year’s dirt does not enter your home this year, Chinese feng shui suggest to change your mats each new year, particularly your front door mat.   So, I felt that today’s featured linky party submission of ‘how to weave a rag […]

Mason Jar Cover Crochet Pattern

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Isn’t this just the cutest little project? Thought to spruce up mom’s house a tat, while I stayed there for the last few weeks, and this is what I orchestrated. Like this mason jar crochet cover? Mason jar cozy crochet pattern I am calling this a Mason jar crochet pattern, it is however a cover […]

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