Fall Sewing Trends

on October 17 | in Sewing Inspiration, Sewing Trends | by | with 33 Comments

Melanie from A Sewing Journal shares a gorgeous sampling of some current sewing trends today. Visit Melanie on her blog, A Sewing Journal, and find her on Twitter and Facebook. Today Melanie shows us some beautiful fall trends…

As we enter Fall here in the Northern Hemisphere, many of us are sewing for the season! Let’s take a look at some of the sewing projects I’ve found in the handmade community.

Outerwear for kids. Clockwise from top left: Little Boy Jacket by melissa q, School Days Coat by Probably Actually, Be Friendly to the Carnival Folk Coat by Cirque du bebe, Audrey Cape by imagine gnats, Sadie’s Abbey Jacket by Craftiness is not Optional.

Embroidered table linens. Clockwise from top left: Halloween Embroidery on napkins (free patterns) by Art Threads, Table Scarf by Anna Maria Horner, Crop Circles Table Runner by ***Skooks’ Playground***, Cup Napkins by siridapensri, Set The Table Napkins by uppitygirl.

Quilts made with Anna Maria Horner’s Loulouthi fabric collection. Loulouthi Crosses by Fresh Lemons (tutorial found here), Loulouthi Tiles by pins & bobbins (using the Loulouthi Tiles tutorial from Stitched In Color), Loulouthi quilt by LiveLoveQuilt, Loulouthi quilt in progress by s.o.t.a.k handmade.

In fabric, warm colors of Fall. Clockwise from top left: Butterfly Garden Fuchsia LAWN from the Live Life fabric collection from Yuwa Fabrics, Nutty Owls Retro from the Critter Community fabric collection by Suzy Ultman for Robert Kaufman Fabrics, Crossing Paths Persian PANEL from the LouLouThi Needleworks collection by Anna Maria Horner for Free Spirit Fabrics, Stepping Stones Summer from The Giving Garden fabric collection by Terri Conrad Designs for Robert Kaufman Fabrics, Jewelry Ruby from the LouLouThi FLANNEL fabric collection by Anna Maria Horner for Free Spirit Fabrics.

Roomy bags. Clockwise from top left: Homerun Tote by dkbnyny, Weekender Bag by one shabby chick, Showoff Bag by EmmmyLizzzy, Weekender Bag by i like orange, too!, Simplicity 2274 Bag by In Color Order.

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33 Responses to Fall Sewing Trends

  1. karen says:

    They are all fabulous!!! The coats and the halloween embroidery are my personal faves!!!

  2. Ginger says:

    Love the Halloween embroidery.

  3. Melissa says:

    Love, love, love the School Days coat. I must make one now after seeing that cuteness!

  4. Mhairi says:

    I love the school days coat. Would love to make one for my little girl.

  5. Crunchy Con Mommy says:

    I love the table linens idea especially. They made me wonder why on earth I have plain solid cream napkins still!

    @Foster-if you ever want to “adopt” a kid to sew for, my son wears a 3T, lol. 😉

  6. Andrea says:

    The crop circles table runner is way back on my “to sew” list. This second reminder might just mean I need to move it closer to the top!

  7. Kris says:

    Those coats are so adorable!

  8. Katrina H says:

    oooh I love the embroidery!

  9. MarciaW says:

    The coats caught my eye first.

  10. Julie says:

    love it all!, those weekender bags are beautiful!, the duffle is great!, loulouthi flannel is the next on my list!.

  11. I love your Aqua Jacket….everything is really nice but, that really caught my eye!

  12. Wendy D. P. says:

    Those coats are adorable!

  13. Foster says:

    Darling coats. Especially the one with the toggle closures. Too bad I don’t have little kids anymore and grandkids are a long way off(hopefully!).

  14. Ramona says:

    So many cute ideas!

  15. Elizabeth says:

    Hey, I’m on trend! I made the AMH embroidered table scarf! (Blogged it here: http://threecitymice.blogspot.com/2011/08/anna-maria-horner-free-embroidery.html)

  16. Lauren says:

    Thanks for including my napkins in this awesome roster of projects! Beautiful post!

  17. lee says:

    I love those coats! thanks for the giveaways of books!

  18. This is all beautiful. But I especially love the coats and the quilts. All great projects for the fall!

  19. Diana says:

    Fall always has the best projects and warm fabrics! Love it all! There’s just not enough time to make them all!

  20. Melissa Q. says:

    What a great collection of inspiring ideas for fall! got me wanting to quilt. And, thanks for the shout out!

  21. krystina says:

    Beautiful inspiration, thanks!

  22. anna says:

    nice roundup of fall projects!!!!

  23. Erika says:

    I love the childrens coats and the embroidery.

  24. jen says:

    I want to make my girl a jacket!

  25. Stephanie says:

    I would really love to view the crop circles table runner, but apparently the site has malware on it. Such a shame

  26. rachael says:

    melanie, thanks so much for including my audrey cape! what a great collection of projects 🙂

  27. Jess says:

    Ahh, I love those coats!!! I’m also a really big fan of that circle bag at the bottom, soooo fun!

  28. Lori says:

    Oh, I love those coats!!

  29. Melissa says:

    That Showoff Bag is adorable! I also have my AMH Tiles top done, but haven’t basted or quilted yet. Better get on that! I really like all of these trends! Especially the wool outerwear and the Halloween embroidery projects – if only there were about 4 more hours to a day!

  30. I bought the showoff bag pattern. I even have the fabric picked out, I just need to make it! I love all the cute coats. I keep saying I’m going to make one for my little girl…I better get started! Thanks for the inspiration!

  31. katevet says:

    Gorgeous! I adore the coats!

  32. Glenys says:

    They are all so pretty!

  33. Cinnamon says:

    It’s all beautiful eye candy. Thanks for the links to all those coats. Now they’re on my to make list!

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