• Free dress patterns
  • Double layer chiffon blouse
  • Sew your own undies
  • Sew a custom fit lined skirt
  • Summer Drape Top
  • Perfect Wrap Dress - free pattern
  • Over 100 free skirt patterns
  • Easy summer dress
  • Twist Front Top

Clam Shell Wristlet Purse – Seasonal Sewing Series

Clam shell wristlet, free purse sewing pattern.

Hi, I’m Rhonda from Rhonda’s Creative Life. I’m so excited about having the opportunity to come to you as a guest of So Sew Easy. I have an extra special project for you today, my clam shell wristlet. Party season will soon be upon us and every party dress needs the perfect little purse. It’s perfect for any holiday function! It will hang from your wrist and give you the freedom to enjoy a few hor dourvers or dance the night away and never worry about what might have happened to your bag. The bag can easily be customized with a special zipper pull. I made mine from a few leftover beads. I’ve included the pattern pieces and the full step by step photo instructions in two separate downloads for you to print and keep.  So download the pattern and … Continue reading

  • Sew a custom fit lined skirt
  • Over 100 free skirt patterns
  • Double layer chiffon blouse
  • Easy summer dress
  • Perfect Wrap Dress - free pattern
  • Twist Front Top
  • Free dress patterns
  • Sew your own undies
  • Summer Drape Top

Seasonal Sewing Series – final week and another giveaway

Daily giveaways throughout November and a Grand Prize Draw to win a PGM dress form and a Juki Serger! Running at So Sew Easy during Nov 2013.

Our third week in the Seasonal Sewing Series is now complete and the projects my wonderful guests shared this week were creative, inspirational and so varied!  My guests shared some of their best festive ideas with us all this week. In case you missed them: The giveaways are all still open – click on through to enter and have a chance and one or more of these great prizes! 21 piece Fat Quarter Bundle from Lemon Tree Fabrics Fabric bundle and gift certificate from NearSea Naturals Think Pink Fat Quarter Bundle from Riley Blake Designs 5 sewing pattern pack from Peek A Boo Patterns $50 gift certificate from Imagine Gnats 3 free sewing classes from Craftsy And none of this would be possible without the fabulous support from our daily prize sponsors.  Please drop over and visit these great sites … Continue reading

  • Sew a custom fit lined skirt
  • Summer Drape Top
  • Free dress patterns
  • Double layer chiffon blouse
  • Easy summer dress
  • Sew your own undies
  • Over 100 free skirt patterns
  • Perfect Wrap Dress - free pattern
  • Twist Front Top

Light up Princess Dress – Seasonal Sewing Series

Make this incredible light up dress for your little princess. At So Sew Easy.

Greetings, So Sew Easy readers!   I’m Kat from Sew Chibi!   Today, I’m here to share my seasonal sewing project with you: The Hikari (Light) Dress!   I love pushing myself.  I thought of what a little girl would adore to wear to make her feel like a real-life, fairy princess. I’ve sewn so many challenging things (including sewing with liquid); I constantly push myself to go where I haven’t seen others go yet.  It didn’t take me long to settle upon sewing a dress with lights in it. Pretty tricky to figure out how to execute it until I had the means and the vision:  battery operated LED lights and tunnels (channels) for the lights to run through to be dispersed throughout the dress. The key is the battery operated lights.  The strands are not very long, just about … Continue reading

  • Perfect Wrap Dress - free pattern
  • Twist Front Top
  • Sew a custom fit lined skirt
  • Sew your own undies
  • Easy summer dress
  • Over 100 free skirt patterns
  • Double layer chiffon blouse
  • Free dress patterns
  • Summer Drape Top

Fabric Scraps Christmas Ornaments – Seasonal Sewing Series

Make these cute fabric scraps ornaments. Seasonal Sewing Series at So Sew Easy.

Hi everyone!  I am Elizabeth, one half of the duo of sisters-in-law who blog at Simple Simon and Company.  And if there is one thing that we love at Simple Simon, it’s a great simple sewing project that can be done in an afternoon.  With that being said, project is no exception to that simple and easy sewing rule…..with the addition that these fun little Christmas trees will use up some of your fabric scrap stashes as well!!! Now that’s a bonus! Here’s what you need to get started. *Fabric scraps (for front and one large piece for the backing) *batting *small square of brown felt *Triangle quilting ruler *cutting mat/rotary cutter (or scissors) *small scrap of ric rac or ribbon for hanger  Step 1:  Sew all of your fabric strips together into one piece for the Christmas Tree ornament front.  Step … Continue reading

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  • Twist Front Top
  • Easy summer dress
  • Free dress patterns
  • Sew a custom fit lined skirt
  • Summer Drape Top
  • Over 100 free skirt patterns
  • Perfect Wrap Dress - free pattern
  • Double layer chiffon blouse

Christmas Stockings Tutorial – Seasonal Sewing Series

Easy Christmas Stocking template and tuorial for a traditional stocking shape. East to personalise too.

It’s Amy from Nap Time Crafters and Peek-a-Boo Pattern Shop stopping in today. I love the holidays so I’m thrilled to be participating in this fun series. Today I have a tutorial and FREE pattern for Christmas stockings to share with you. I want these to last a long time so I went with a very traditional design and fabrics and I went ahead and made 8 I want to have enough for our growing family plus some extras for holiday visitors or family pets. Better to make them all now and have them coordinate  All of my materials for this project were generously provided by The Ribbon Retreat. They have a great selection of Christmas fabrics and since they are all designer prints it’s super easy to come up with a set that coordinates well. Here’s a great selection … Continue reading

  • Over 100 free skirt patterns
  • Easy summer dress
  • Free dress patterns
  • Twist Front Top
  • Double layer chiffon blouse
  • Summer Drape Top
  • Sew a custom fit lined skirt
  • Sew your own undies
  • Perfect Wrap Dress - free pattern

Joy Christmas Pillow – Seasonal Sewing Series

Sew this Joy Christmas pillow at So Sew Easy.

Hey everyone! I’m Jennifer from Ellison Lane and I’m excited to be guest posting here today! I love Christmas and as soon as Halloween is over I am itching to turn on holiday music! I try to hold out until Thanksgiving but sometimes I have to give in early. Joy is definitely the word that embodies the holidays for me. Joy on my children’s faces, joy in the time spent with family and friends and joy in the blessings I’ve been given. It’s always fun to work on new holiday projects each year and a pillow is the perfect way to add something fresh to your holiday decor. This one comes together quickly and is super easy to customize! 16″ x 16″ finished Christmas pillow Materials: 1 Fat Quarter of Green Printed Fabric 1 Fat Quarter of Red Printed Fabric … Continue reading

  • Summer Drape Top
  • Easy summer dress
  • Twist Front Top
  • Sew your own undies
  • Free dress patterns
  • Double layer chiffon blouse
  • Sew a custom fit lined skirt
  • Over 100 free skirt patterns
  • Perfect Wrap Dress - free pattern

Snowman or Turkey Applique – Seasonal Sewing Series

Instructions and pattern for sewing this cute snowman applique - and one for a thanksgiving turkey too!

Hi everyone! I’m so excited to be guest blogging over here at So Sew Easy for the Seasonal Sewing Series. I am Stephanie from The TipToe Fairy.  I blog about sewing, baking, book reviews, and general crafty stuff. I love to sew, especially for them. It’s also my creative outlet.  One of my favorite things to sew is machine applique.  I love to draw out images and create them in applique. Today, I’ve brought you two fun little appliques that you can make from one basic pattern.  You can have Thanksgiving and Christmas covered with both.   Turkey & Snowman Applique Tutorial Materials Several scraps of fabric including white, black, brown, red, orange, plus feather and scarf scraps Heat n Bond Lite – Lite will not gum up your needle. Microtex Sharp sewing machine needles – Schmetz – 80/12 or 70/10 … Continue reading

  • Twist Front Top
  • Perfect Wrap Dress - free pattern
  • Summer Drape Top
  • Easy summer dress
  • Sew your own undies
  • Sew a custom fit lined skirt
  • Free dress patterns
  • Double layer chiffon blouse
  • Over 100 free skirt patterns

Seasonal Sewing Series Week 3 – and another giveaway!

Win a Riley Blake 21 pieces Fat Quarter bundle from Lemon Tree fabrics at So Sew Easy. Closes 29 Nov

Our second week in the Seasonal Sewing Series is now complete and the projects my wonderful guests shared this week blew me away – again!  I had a wonderful team of creative and skilled sewists on the site this week and some really unique projects. In case you missed them: The giveaways are all still open – click on through to enter and have a chance and one or more of these great prizes! $50 gift certificate to Connecting Threads Guided tour for 2 of the fabric and garment district in New York $50 gift certificate to Online Fabric Store 2 Deer and Doe sewing patterns or $40 store credit Just for Fun fabric from Fabric Worm And none of this would be possible without the fabulous support from our daily prize sponsors.  Please drop over and visit these great … Continue reading

  • Free dress patterns
  • Twist Front Top
  • Easy summer dress
  • Sew a custom fit lined skirt
  • Perfect Wrap Dress - free pattern
  • Sew your own undies
  • Double layer chiffon blouse
  • Summer Drape Top
  • Over 100 free skirt patterns

Make a Holiday Mug Rug – Seasonal Sewing Series

Make a holiday mug rug, beginners easy quilting project.

Hello, Hello So Sew Easy Readers! This is Heather from The Sewing Loft here to share a fun holiday project. On the average day, you can find me sharing lots of scrap busting projects, sewing tips and National Sewing Month. I would love for you to come by and say hello!     To keep things fun and So Sew Easy, I thought it would be cute to create a mug rug for the holidays. This little project is perfect for holiday sewing – just add a fresh baked treat and you’re ready for gift giving! Let’s get stitching. Holiday Mug Rug   This project is for all levels. Skill Level- 1 Button Materials: fabric scraps cut into strips 7 1/2″ long batting 7 1/2″ x 9 1/2″ backer fabric 11 1/2″ x 9 1/2″ Fussy Cutting Template (6″ template … Continue reading

  • Sew your own undies
  • Summer Drape Top
  • Over 100 free skirt patterns
  • Perfect Wrap Dress - free pattern
  • Easy summer dress
  • Twist Front Top
  • Sew a custom fit lined skirt
  • Double layer chiffon blouse
  • Free dress patterns

Christmas Tree Garland – Seasonal Sewing Series

Sew this cute Christmas Tree garland to hang on your mantle, or even on the tree itself. Great use for scraps, and the kids could help make this.

Hi everyone! My name is Caroline and I blog over at SewCaroline.com where you can expect to find a variety of handmade goodness such as DIYs, handmade fashion, and sewing tips. I am so excited to be a part of Deby’s Seasonal Sewing Series this year. Today I am really excited to share with you one of my favorite tutorials: Christmas Tree Garland. Who doesn’t LOVE decorating their home for Christmas? This quick and easy tutorial will turn your mantel or empty wall into a Christmas showcase in no time! S U P P L I E S -Christmas fabric scraps (or if you’re buying, about 1/4 yard of several different prints) -Pinking shears or pinking blade for your rotary cutter – Poly-fil -1 sheet of brown felt -Sewing machine + general sewing supplies -Ribbon I N S T R U C T … Continue reading