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Free Projects

The projects below can either be viewed on the site or downloaded as pdfs for you to make.  Please do take the time to click through to the site of the people who have contributed these projects and see what other great projects they have.  If you would like to write a project for the site contact me here.

Sewing/craft accessories

Projects for beginners

Patchwork & Quilting

Hand Stitching


Bag Making

Things for the House 




Gift ideas




Sewing & Craft Accessories

Sewing organiser made from Liberty fabric  Patchwork pincushion and needlebook project

Liberty Sewing Tidy

 Needlebook and pincushion

How to make a sewing roll storage for your sewing supplies  Travel sewing case tutorial from Wendy Massey

Sewing Roll

 Travel Sewing Kit

Little cottage sewing case project Flower Tape measure project 

Cottage Sewing Case

 Flower Tape Measure

Craft vendor Apron tutorial from Kitschy Coo  How to make a pincushion from a sock

Craft vendor apron

 Sock Pincushion 

How to make a wrist pincushion

Scissor case and needlebook project 

Wrist Pincushion

 Needlebook & Scissor case

EPP travel case project


EPP Travel Case Project




Gift Ideas

Learn how to make a fabric basket  Clasp purse tutorial

Fabric Basket Project

 Clasp purse project

Padded ipad cover - quilted cover for an ipad mini  How to make a barrel pencil case

Quilted ipad mini case project

 Barrel pencil case

How to sew a cotton tie  Drawstring bag sewing project

Striped Tie Project

 Reversible Drawstring Bag

Boxy purse sewing project  Quilted book cover sewing project

Boxy Purse Tutorial

 Fabric Book Cover

Cute fabric pouch ideal for filling with gifts Sew a patchwork tea cosy for Christmas

Cute fabric pouch

 Patchwork Tea Cosy

Felt lined phone case sewing project  How to make a case for your Ipad

Felt lined phone case

 Ipad case

Felt flower brooches   Fabric book cover tutorial

 Felt Flower Brooch

 Upcycled shirt book cover

Phone pouch tutorial Pretty storage pockets tutorial

Phone case

 Storage pockets

Hanging heart project Microwave wheat bag tutorial what pillow project 

 Hanging Heart

 Wheat bag and cooling eye mask

Really easy bunting tutorial  Mother day sewing tutorials

Almost Instant Bunting

 Mother's Day Sewing Projects

How to sew a zip up make up bag

How to make an owl cushion

Make Up Bag

 Owl Cushion



Learn how to sew applique  Kids pyjama trousers tutorial

Applique T-shirt

 Pyjama Trousers for Children

How to sew a shirred top or shirred dress  Jersey sundress from Improv Sewing

Shirred top (or dress)

 Tubular sundress

Shirt dress tutorial Stretch velvet skirt project

Shirt Dress

 Stretch Velvet Skirt

Halter neck top project     Upcycle a dress project

Turn a t-shirt into a halter neck top

 4 ways to customise a dress

Customise your clothing with Jennie Maizels Clothes plasters how to make slippers from a jumper 

Ways to customise your clothes

 Recycled Jumper Slippers


Patchwork & Quilting

How to sew hexies  Easy patchwork projects

English Paper Piecing for Beginners

 Patchwork pincushion and needlecase

Mini quilt sewing project  Pin Wheek cushion sewing project

Mini Taggie Quilt

 Pinwheel cushion project

 Jelly roll quilt project  Applique quilt block

 Jelly Roll Quilt

Applique Quilt Block

Quilting 101 quilting tips from Fat Quarterly Magazine Quilting terms

Quilting 101

Patchwork & Quilting Terms

Patchcwork star Christmas Decoration project

 Quilting and patchwork tutorial

Patchwork Star

 Crazy Patchwork Coasters

Kids & Babies

 Sock monkey sewing project for beginners Travel nappy mat project

 Sock Monkey Project

Travel baby change mat

Simple sundress project for beginners  Fat quarter dress from The Make It Room

Simple Sundress Project

 Fat quarter dress

Children's applique t-shirt project  Applique baby bibs project

Kids Applique T-shirt

 Applique Baby Bibs

Baby blanket tutorial  Children's pyajams free sewing pattern

Baby Blanket

 Children's Pyjama Trousers

How to make a mini quilt with chevrons

How to make a sock animal 

Mini Taggie Quilt

 Sock Zebra Tutorial


Introduction to English Paper Piecing (EPP)  

Introduction to English Paper Piecing

Learn how to do cross stitch  Which needles to use for embroidery

 Beginners guide to cross stitch

 Choosing needles for embroidery

 How to transfer your embroidery design

 How to move embroidery designs from paper to fabric

 Prick & Pounce transfer method

 Tissue paper transfer method