Here is a round-up of some of our favourite projects to make and take with you on your holidays. We have a selection of free patterns for garments, bags and travel accessories, everything you need to enjoy your vacation this year.
Holiday Clothing Projects
Whether you’re beach-bound, sightseeing or getting active on your holiday, be sure to pack a few easy-to-wear dresses to take you into the evening, t-shirts, casual trousers and shorts in your suitcase. Beach lovers will love a bikini cover-up too! Here are some great clothing projects for you to sew for the holiday season.
Travel Bags and Pouches
You know how much paraphernalia you have to pack even for a weekend break, so these useful bags and pouches will help keep everything under control in your bag or suitcase and when you’re on the beach!
Our free boxy wash bag pattern is ideal to sew for men or women for carry all your essential grooming equipment on your trip with you. Plus it uses the addition of lamifix to give it water resistance.
Our free triangle travel tote pattern is really spacious, ideal for longer trips. You can easily fit a week’s worth of clothes inside it, or you can fit a couple of pillows in if you like to take your pillows with you to ensure a good night’s sleep.
If you are a tea lover there’s a good chance you might want to take your favourite tea bags on your travels with you. This handy tea bag travel case tutorial is quick and easy to sew and only uses scraps of fabric.
On the Journey
You will find these travel accessory projects useful for the journey, whether it’s by plane, train or car!
English paper piecing is the ideal type of sewing to do whilst you travel, because it’s all done by hand. This English Paper Piecing travel bag project gives you a pretty bag to store all your sewing supplies in.
If you prefer to do other types of sewing during your journey or holiday why not make our travel sewing case instead?
You may also be interested in our Sew on the Go feature. Full of great projects and accessories to help you sew away from home.