40 FREE bag pattern tutorials

40 amazing free bag tutorials! Handbags & tote bags you'll love to make!

Are you looking for some free handbag and tote bag patterns and tutorials?  40 free bag pattern tutorials:   Sewing handbags and tote bags are so fun and satisfying. You can create something that you will carry around with you and use all the time! So much better than a fancy skirt you’ll wear twice! I’ve searched high

4 great metal frame purse tutorials

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Metal purse frames are often scary or mysterious. Fortunately these metal frame purse tutorials are easy to follow. These are the best tutorials! You can make one of these coin purses with ease! Learn how to make one of these cute metal frame purses by following one of these four fantastic tutorials! I’ve made a

The best DIY wallet tutorials

Ready to sew a wallet or coin purse? These DIY wallet tutorials will show you how to make the wallet you’ll love! 16 tutorials and adding more soon! iPhone wallet TGIFF wallet in a snap kids wallet bi-fold wallet pixie hexie wallet boys wallet organizer wallet leather iPhone wallet leather card holder zippy wallet passport

Simple leather tablet case tutorial

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This post is part of the Home Sewn Series at LivingWithPunks.com.    Chances are you own a tablet of some sort. Whether it’s an iPad or a Kindle Fire or some other tablet. And chances are you take it with you places by throwing it into your handbag. If you’ve got 15 minutes you can

Quick, easy Valentine’s Day gift

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Life gets busy and hectic but making a sweet gift is easy and doesn’t have to be laborious to be cute.  With just a few chocolate bars, a fabric scrap and some ribbon you can give something they’ll love. I can think of a lot of teachers who would love this Valentine’s Day gift. Serging

Simple Sewing

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Today I have the honor of joining the Simple Sewing book tour. Simple Sewing: 30 Fast and Easy Projects for Beginners written by Katie from The Red Kitchen. Learn to sew straight lines, clip corners, turn, topstitch and all the other basic things you need to master before moving on to sewing difficult projects. My daughters

Go Green for the holidays! Fabric Gift Bag pattern & tutorial

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Fabric gift bags are quick and easy to make. These “Go To” Gift Bags are unlined (one less step!) but have french seams so the inside looks clean and professional! There is a small, medium, and large size gift bag pattern and tutorial as well as a wine bag pattern and tutorial and felt gift card tutorial. Sewing your gift wrap!!

Sewing gifts for kids: Pajama Eaters

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I prefer to make gifts for my kids for Christmas. I usually make pajamas, clothes and a toy. Last year I made each of my kids a Pajama Eater to go with their new pajamas. I used the pattern by Sew Fearless and loved it. I didn’t make any of them exactly like the pattern.