Category Archives : Sewing


Free Tote Patterns 10   Recently updated !

35 free tote bag patterns…yep, you read that right! Whether you need a day bag, beach tote, re-usable grocery shopping tote, or just want to use up some fabric scraps, this is the post for you! Check out all of these adorable free tote bag patterns, but I’ll warn you: You might find so many good ones […]

35 awesome and adorable free tote bag patterns to sew

Free Tote Patterns   Recently updated !

< Back To Free Tote Patterns Main Page Black and White Tote Bag – Free Sewing Tutorial Tote bags are perfect for carrying your essentials for a day out in the beach or pool. They can also offer the perfect storage solution for your little one’s toys, books and other items during travel. This tutorial […]


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3D Aquarium Mug Rug Pattern   Recently updated !

Ok…I KNOW everyone is thinking holiday right now, but sometimes inspiration hits me. Sometimes it’s super random. Like this project for example. I thought “How can I create a mug rug that looks 3D and lets a more intermediate sewist play a bit?” Then I walked by my son’s fish tank. This mug rug pattern […]


JOY Mug Rug

This sweet little mug rug is an easy way to get into the holiday spirit! This is a great project that doens’t take too long and lets you mix and match holiday fabric patterns (or even scraps!) however you would like.  I’ve put the free pattern up for you guys in my Craftsy store…click here […]

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How To Make A Pattern

Did you ever wonder how to make a pattern? The answer is: there are many ways to make sewing patterns. Here are the most common ways of making patterns: Method #1 – Draping This method of making a pattern is really more like just fitting fabric around what you plan to sew, and simply pinning it how you […]


Free Christmas Stocking Patterns

I love handmade Christmas stockings. They are adorable decorations and useful when Santa comes around. Free Christmas Stocking Patterns can be used to make a completely custom Christmas creation rather than buying something from the store. And who wants to spend money when you can get something better by making it yourself? Look how cute […]

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Delightful Details – Simple Pops of Personality For Your Sewing   Recently updated !

Sewing expert, Heather Valentine, offers this excellent tip for taking basic sewing to the next level. She says to add personality by adding unique details to your handmade pieces. Heather says that adding small details can make the difference between something basic and something with real “wow” factor.  She suggest these ideas: ~Outline a print […]

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