Month: May 2016

The Lucille Top Tutorial

Aimee Cook is the owner and designer behind Aimee’s Victorian Armoire and the Aimee’s Victorian Armoire shop. She recently published a book with nine vintage-inspired patterns. Vintage Pattern Book features fashion from the 1940’s and 1950’s, inspired by vintage pieces. Aimee has a free excerpt from the book for you, with one of the nine patterns in the book. There’s a giveaway too!

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Springtime Patchwork Purse Free Pattern + Tutorial

Charise Randell from Charise Creates has your next project all ready for you. Learn how to sew this roomy Springtime Patchwork Purse! Charise’s latest design is pieced with bright fabrics, with a linen border and strap. There’s also a handy magnetic closure and inside pocket…

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Sew Good: The Coffee Creek Quilters

Allison Evans is a regular here with our monthly Sew Good series. This month she focuses on The Coffee Creek Quilters, a sewing program in a women’s correctional facility. Participants learn to sew and they donate lots of quilts too! Learn about the constraints of sewing in a correctional facility and hear from instructors; it’s a powerful program…

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Call Me Maybe Mug Rug Tutorial

Lara Buccella from BuzzinBumble has a new book out, Crafted Appliqué – New Possibilities. She designed the “Call Me, Maybe” Mug Rug exclusively for Sew Mama Sew readers, to celebrate the release of her new book…

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Triangle Pocket Tote Tutorial

Michelle from Falafel and the Bee shows you how to make a Triangle Pocket Tote, one of her favorite bags. It’s roomy enough to fit all of your summer essentials, for the beach, pool and farmer’s markets…

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Fabric Bin Tutorial

We’re pleased to collaborate with an industry favorite! Nancy Zieman shows you how to make a custom fabric bin tutorial from her Sew Simple with Rectangles & Squares book (also demonstrated in the famous Sewing With Nancy TV show). There are fabric and cutting requirements for three sizes of bins, plus detailed written instructions and the video how-to…

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