5 Free Womens Dress Patterns

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We’re past the holidays and it’s time to do a little sewing for yourself! Why not start with one of these free womens dress patterns! Aren’t these cute?  5 free womens dress patterns From top left: Barbara Dress by On the Cutting Floor Garden Party Dress by honigdesign Eva Dress by Your Style Rocks Colorblock

DIY Blanket Coats & Scarves

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Loving the blanket coat and scarf trend?? I’ve been scouring the web for great tutorials and patterns so you can make your own at a fraction of the cost of those designer brands you love! Check out each category below for several tutorials each to suit your style of DIY blanket coat or scarf. Click

Great Bags to Sew as Gifts

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Sew a handbag for someone you love! These bag patterns are fun to make, give and use! There are some really fun patterns for all skill levels! There are over 45 bags to sew for yourself or as gifts!  Aren’t those cute??? Go see all 45. There’s something for everyone. From clutches to diaper bags,

LAST CHANCE!

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The final day to get 40% off the Pattern Anthology 8 Days a Week sewing pattern collection is today! Run over to Pattern Anthology to get your copy! Here’s what you get: These patterns will truly help you fill your handmade wardrobe! Pants, skirts, dresses, tops, tees, jackets! This has it all! I’ll be posting

Prom Dress Refashion Ideas

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Have you ever wanted to make something you’d wear out of your old prom dress? Or what about those Bridesmaid dresses sitting in your closet? These ladies took on the challenge and made something they’d wear, reviving and refashioning something that nobody wanted! Check out these prom dress refashions. Prom Dress Refashion Ideas Buttons &

8 More Handmade Outfits to Make

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Here it is! Day 3’s handmade outfit! I’m still stuck on View C of these pants. See the first and second pairs here. But this time I mixed it up with some stretch twill. These are NOT knit pants! What?  I recommend going up a size if you’re on the upper end of a size

How to sew a yoga style waistband – Day 2

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Hello! I’m back with more fun ways to make your Go To Knit Pants! Today I made them with a yoga style waistband. The pattern instructions are for a sewn in elastic waistband but making it yoga style with no elastic is really easy. As you can see, I used the exposed seam hack on

Franken-Pattern Blog Hop

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Ever want to put two sewing patterns together to see what you get? 11 bloggers made a franken-pattern (pattern mash up?). Check them all out! Franken Pattern Blog Hop Knight Hoodie + Bimaa Sweater by Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy Crafts Alleycat Daydream Dress by Call Ajaire Rainbow Princess Dress by Rae Gun Ramblings Ash