Learn how to make a Christmas Garland that hangs from the rafters or draped across windows or Christmas tree branches. This Christmas Garland is made by joining together bow-tie designs in varying fabrics producing a unique Christmas decoration. If you are daunted by the idea of sewing a bow-tie, don’t worry, as this pattern only uses fabric […]
Sewing Video Tutorials
While step-by-step instructions are very helpful when you’re starting your first sewing project or pattern, sometimes it’s just easier to watch how it’s done instead. Here at Sewing for Beginners, we recognize that some people are visual learners, while others excel at learning from the written word. That’s why we provide a wide variety of learning methods, from written guidelines and easy, step-by-step instructions, to helpful sewing video tutorials, for every type of student…so that anyone who wants to learn sewing will be successful!
In this tutorial you’ll learn how to choose fabric for sewing, this might sounds simple enough, but when you visit a haberdashery store for the first time, the selection of fabrics on display is massive. Not only are there so many various patterns and colors, but there are so many different types of fabric types […]
One of the first steps needed in order to learn how to use a sewing pattern is to decide what you are going to sew. This might seem like an obvious statement, but choosing what you want to sew is not as easy as it sounds. For example, you may know that you want to […]
A poncho is a great accessory to wear on a winter’s day and even better it is really easy to sew as it is formed from one square of fabric. The Poncho Sewing Patterns directions are pretty straight forward and have hand-drawn or illustrations to guide you through the sewing process. See the video “How to Make a […]
This FREE Wrap Top sewing pattern is for a casual top which is close-fitting yet comfortable. The design has a pleated front section and short sleeves. The pattern comes with a video tutorial on sewing the free wrap top pattern, detailed written instructions and also photographs of different stages in the construction of the wrap top. […]