There’s still time to sew something beautiful for the special women in your life. Here are some favorite tutorials from our archives; we’re sure you’ll find a great project. Maybe the perfect Mother’s Day present will be the gift of time to make one of these for yourself!


Denyse Schmidt Mix-It-Up Cocktail Coasters, Fat Quarter Handbag, Rice Heat Therapy Bag


Spring Bags, Picnic Blanket, Quilted Garden Tote


Patchwork Kitchen Towels, Pincushion Organizer, Patchwork Kitchen Mat


Vintage Smock, Classic Tote, Picnic Basket

If you’re super-ambitious you could also use our Quilting Month links to create a simple lap quilt.


For links to more favorite sewing tutorials perfect for gift giving, check out our
Ultimate Handmade Holidays Master Lists from 2008 and 2007.


If you’re looking for fun kid craft ideas for Grandma, don’t miss our
great compilations from kids craft weekly and The Crafty Crow.