Category: Clothes

Dinosaur Sweatshirt Upcycle Tutorial

Learn how to upcycle a sweatshirt into a dinosaur costume, with today’s tutorial shared by Havalah of Sisters, What. This not only makes a great Halloween costume but would make a great Christmas gift for any dino-loving child!

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Busy Kid Bib T-Shirt Free Pattern + Tutorial

This awesome Busy Kid Bib T-Shirt Pattern was written by Elles of Misusu Patterns. Misusu specializes in cute and functional patterns for babies and toddlers, with a strong focus on knit fabrics. This free t-shirt pattern is a great example of the excellent quality and style of all their designs.

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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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How to Sew a Cuff Placket

Marina Brumpton from Frocks & Frolics shows you how to sew a cuff placket, in a video tutorial with a free PDF Cuff Placket Pattern for you to download. The short video clearly explains how easy it is to create a professional-looking placket, adding extra detail to any shirt pattern with a cuff…

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Crafter’s Utility Belt Tutorial

The Crafter’s Utility Belt from Ashley Lotecki is a must for craft shows or intense, creative sewing sessions! Ashley shows you how to make her easy, reversible belt and she also has a PDF pattern for you to download. It’s a fun and functional project!…

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How to Sew Ruffles into a Neckline

Dana Egbert from The Freckled Pear specializes in digital patterns for babies and children, all inspired by her role as a grandma. She’s here with an easy how-to for adding ruffles into the neckline of any pattern, and she has the full tutorial as a free PDF download too. Add something extra to your next top or dress with feminine, fun ruffles! Dana is also hosting a giveaway; enter to win two patterns from The Freckled Pear

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Rosabelle Hat Free Pattern + Tutorial

Wendy Talené from Elsewhen designed this pretty Rosabelle Cloche, an elegant hat with handmade roses for sizes 19” – 25” (Toddler – Adult Large). You can download the free pattern and follow Wendy’s step-by-step instructions in her tutorial below! All of your friends will want their own Rosabelle…

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Spring Sewing Trends with Kelley

This marks a year of Kelley Gilbert’s trend spotting posts for Sew Mama Sew! Kelley has a great eye for important trends in the online sewing world, and we really appreciate her updates each month. This time around it’s separates for spring… What have you been sewing?!

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Trends with Kelley: Winter Sewing

What are you sewing this winter? Trend-spotter Kelley Gilbert from Casa Crafty joins us each month with a few themes that jump out at her from the online sewing community. Are you sewing spring dresses, lingerie or incorporating metallics in your latest looks?

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The Adelaide Tank Free Pattern

The Magic Pattern Book by Amy Barickman just might be the ticket to sewing your own complete wardrobe, with a great variety of items to suit your personality and your body. Download The Adelaide pattern from the book and comment for a chance to win a copy. Learn why we think this is a great option for updating your look!…

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Make & Bake Apron

Betz White has a new book out, just in time for our big plans for holiday sewing! Learn how to sew the Make & Bake Apron from Present Perfect and comment for a chance to win a copy of the book…

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Irene Dress Pattern

Daniela Gutierrez-Diaz from On the Cutting Floor shared her Camille Dress earlier this month, the perfect dress for a date night or get-together with friends! She’s back with the Irene Dress, a sweet and casual option in knit fabric…

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