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These free sewing patterns can be used for almost any aspect of your sewing pleasure. Patterns can be found for making clothing, pocketbooks, gifts, clothing, baby items, aprons, bags, totes, purses, toys or more.
  1. Adult Clothing Projects (40)
  2. Aprons (7)
  3. Baby Shower & Gift Sewing (15)
  4. Bags, Totes & Purse Project (74)
  5. Childrens Clothing Projects (17)
  6. Craft & Sewing Room Project (12)
  7. Dolls And Sock Monkeys (16)
  8. Health & Beauty Items (28)
  9. Holiday Sewing Projects (30)
  10. Home Dec Projects (74)
  11. Pillowcase Dresses (5)
  12. Quilted Items (4)
  13. Sewing for Baby & Children (25)
  14. Toys and Dolls (19)

Good Enough to Gift? - Viewer Question
Do you lack confidence in your sewing skills and hesitate to make a gift? Learn how to overcome your fears and stop giving away your supplies and time on things someone requests but seems to think it is free...

Sewing Swim Suits and Swim Wear
There's no need to be afraid of sewing swim wear and swim suits. Allow yourself some extra time to practice different sewing techniques and learn about sewing special fabric before you start and you will achieve your goals.

Free Pattern for a Dog Coat
This pattern is designed to keep a small dog warm and dry. Change the type of lining and fabric to make a dog coat for any weather condition. The simple to follow directions will have you sewing a whole wardrobe for that cut little dog, in not time.

Free Utuilty Type Bag Patterns
Fr sewing patterns are the best price. This page will guide you to all types of utility type bags and totes for travel and every day This index of free patterns takes you to all of the utility type patterns we offer. A walker tote, shopping bags, log carriers and more can be found here.

Free Sewing Pattern to Make Your Own Wrist and Ankle Weights
Use these free directions to sew your own custom wrist and ankle weights, in the size and weight you want, to use when you exercise.

Free Projects to Sew for the Troops
Gather your group or organization and use your sewing skills to sew these projects for the troops and veterans. Most of the items needed do not require advanced sewing skills so even someone who has never sewn can jump in to help and learn basic sewing skills at the same time. The projects listed here are from Soldier's Angels , who can help...

Recycle Denim -- Re-use Your Old Jeans to Make Great New Items
We all have old jeans that have been out grown, have rips or are just out of style. Don't throw them away thinking they are junk! There a plenty of ways to breathe new life into old used denim. You may even find yourself at the thrift store to find a large variety of shades of denim!

Free Sewing Patterns for Fashion Doll Clothes
Barbie is the most famous fashion doll but fashion dolls come in a variety of forms. Sew clothes for your Barbie of fashion doll using

Free Sewing Patterns for the Beach and Summer Fun
Free sewing patterns save a fortune and have you sewing from your sewing stash without running out to the store for a pattern, to say nothing of the wonderful free price tag. Enjoy these free patterns for all of your beach sewing and summer fun times.

Simple to Sew Log Firewood Carrier
A fireplace or wood stove is a great way to save on energy bills and even more lovable when the power is out. Use this free pattern to sew your own log carrier to bring in the firewood.

Sew Clothes Hanger Covers to Keep Clothing on the Hanger
Use these free directions to create a pattern for any clothes hanger to keep your clothing on the hanger and prevent your clothing form landing on the floor.

Share What you Have Sewn Using the Free Patterns and Projects…
Share the items you have sewn using the free patterns and directions on this sewing site. Allow others to gain ideas and inspiration by sharing your experience and knowledge.

Sew Gifts with Scraps of Fabric
If you sew, odds are that you have scraps of fabric that you just couldn't part with! Here are gifts you can make using those scraps to create gifts that will be remembered and used for years to come.

Free Slipper Sewing Patterns and Ideas
Sewing slippers makes slippers that are comfy and fit at an economical price because you can use scraps. Many years ago I made slippers as Christmas gifts for everyone on my list from Foot Prints Cozy Slipper Pattern . Today there are oodles of free patterns available online to make slipper making a very economical project or add in

Sew for Pets and Shelters
Sewing for pets is a great way to expand and explore your sewing skills. I have yet to hear a pet be critical of anyone's sewing skills.... they just love having a new bed, blanket or toy. Sew for your own pet or sew for your local shelter. Shelters are always in need of bedding and toy for animals who have no one to care for them.

Free Sewing Projects to Keep You and Your Home Warm
Help keep you and your home warm by sewing these free patterns and projects designed to save on heating costs.

Great Gifts to Sew For Dad
Take the time to to sew Dad something he's bound to love for Father's Day.

Free Sewing Projects and Patterns for Re-Usable, Useful, Everyday Items
We need to preserve the earth we have... and we can with many sewing techniques and environmentally friendly sewing projects. Prevent fabric from filling the landfill!

Free Beach Sewing Projects
Sewing projects for the beach are a simple way to have things ready to go to the beach without spending a fortune. Watch for beach towel clearance sales to sew many of these free sewing projects or save ripped screen to sew a great beach bag. Follow the links to free beach sewing project patterns and directions.

Charity Sewing Projects to Fill Community Needs
Use your groups or sew by yourself but sew! The patterns and projects listed here can fill so many community needs at places like shelters, hospitals, nursing homes and more, that it's a shame to not sew to meet the needs of the places that need our help. Consider using production sewing methods to mass produce the proje

Sew a Fabric Coupon Box
Don't spend money to buy a coupon box. Use these free directions and pattern to sew a durable fabric box to hold your coupons.

Free Pattern and Directions to Sew an Insulated Lunch Sack
Sewing a special or personalized lunch sack is a great way to eliminate more trash in our landfills, use up small pieces of fabric and keep lunch safely insulated until lunchtime. Find a free pattern and free step by step directions to sew an insulated lunch bag here.

Free Patterns and Projects to Sew Gifts for the Guys
Save your cash and sew a gift the guys will remember by sewing a guy gift using these free patterns and projects.

Free Pattern and Directions to Sew a Fish Shaped Cat Toy
A free pattern to sew a fish shaped cat toy for your own cat or to donate to your local animal shelter to keep an abandoned cat busy and happy.

Sew for Pets and Shelters
Sewing for pets is a great way to expand and explore your sewing skills. I have yet to hear a pet be critical of anyone's sewing skills.... they just love having a new bed, blanket or toy. Sew for your own pet or sew for your local shelter. Shelters are always in need of bedding and toy for animals who have no one to care for them.

Sew a Dog Bone Dog Toy with this Free Sewing Pattern
Use this free sewing pattern to sew a dog bone to keep your dog busy and happy.

Free Slipper Sewing Patterns and Ideas
Sewing slippers makes slippers that are comfy and fit at an economical price because you can use scraps. Many years ago I made slippers as Christmas gifts for everyone on my list from Foot Prints Cozy Slipper Pattern . Today there are oodles of free patterns available online to make slipper making a very economical project or add in

Free Charity Sewing Projects
Sure they charge a fortune but there are still needs that aren't met.

Free Sewing projects to meet the needs of people in shelters.
Tough times place high demands on shelters. Help where you can by sewing items they need and help others get on their feet.

Kitchen Sewing Patterns
New cabinets are going to run a fortune... save your money and spruce up the kitchen with some sewing! These projects are great inexpensive ways to add color, charm and fun.. even when the kitchen is outside at the barbecue!

Free Sewing Projects to Keep You and Your Home Warm
No matter where you live, when it's cold, you want to get warm... without spending a fortune on fuel for a furnace. You can keep you and your home warm by sewing these free patterns and projects designed to save on heating costs.

Sew Your Own American Flag
Sure you can buy a new flag to show your patriotic spirit but making your own will really show your patriotic colors! You'll find free step by step directions here.

10 Easiest Free Sewing Patterns
Starting with an easy sewing project is a great way to learn to sew. Those same simple projects are a great way to revive your spirits when you just need to sew something without getting into a complex sewing project.

Intermediate Projects for Growing Sewing Skills Beyond the Basics
Once you learn sewing basics and mastering a sewing machine, you may be ready to try a more challenging sewing project.

Free Sewing Projects for Learning to Sew
These projects are perfect for someone who is learning to sew. They require basic sewing skills that a beginner will need to move on to bigger, more complex sewing projects.

Free Directions to Sew a Five Gallon Bucket Organizer
Reuse old paint or dry wall compound buckets by making an organizer to hold gardening or painting tools. You'll find free, step by step directions here.

Great Gifts to Make for Dad
Take a few minutes and sew dad something he's bound to love for Father's Day.

What to do with Yo-Yos
You've been bitten by the bug and have bags of yo-yos ready to make something... what being the question. Find all kinds of inspiration and ideas here.

Free Pattern & Directions to Sew a Bitter Cold Face Warmer
The worst of winter means breathing some very cold air unless you use a scarf. A scarf is not safe when operating machinery so a face warmer is the best way to go. Find free pattern and directions here.

Using Print Selection To Print Only What You Want to Print
Find how to use Print Selection to print only what you want to print here.

Storage Solutions For Free Patterns and Internet Print Outs
Free sewing patterns are easy to organize and keep all the pattern pieces where you can find them. Learn how here.

Free Pattern & Directions to Sew a Fur Steering Wheel Cover
Warm hands in the winter and a touch of nostalgic fun! You'll find free pattern and directions to sew a fur steering wheel cover here.

Free Directions to Sew Fuzzy Dice
A fun gift to make for the car fanatic in your life to bring back memories! You'll find free step by step directions here.

Durable, Simple, Useful Pot Holder
You'll Find free directions to sew a simple useful and durable potholder. This is a great beginner project that teaches measuring and straight seams.

Sew a Cat Mouse Toy with Catnip Refill Opening
Full directions and pattern to a catnip mouse for the cat in your life. Consider making extras for an animal rescue organization in your area. Find full directions here and links to find an animal rescue organization near you.

Free Pattern to Sew a Fabric Dish or Dish Insulator
Here you'll find free directions to make a fabric dish or casserole insulator. Make them to match your kitchen or as a wonderful hostess gift with a warm dish.

Free Directions to Sew a Wedding Ring-bearer Pillow with Attached Ring Box
This ring pillow eliminates the need to fuss with tying and un-tying ribbons during the ceremony. The pillow shown here was used at my daughters wedding. You'll find free directions to sew a ring bearers pillow here.

Sew a Custom Sewing Machine Or Serger Cover
All sewing machines are shaped a bit differently. The best cover for a sewing machine is one that you custom make for your sewing machine. Follow these free directions to create a pattern for your sewing machine cover and follow step by step directions to sew a sewing machine cover.

Sew Your Own Every Day Style Handbag
You can sew this pocketbook with everyday sewing supplies. This free pattern and step by step directions to sew your own handbag, that may be the perfect size for you to use everyday.

Free Christmas Sewing Projects and Patterns
Find photos, projects and patterns for items that you can sew for Christmas decorating and gift giving.

Sew A Baby Receiving Blanket
All babies need blankets! Here are directions to make your own for a special gift, or to save money at the store.

Sew Canning Jar Fabric Covers
Dress up your canning jars with these simple to make fabric covers! Find full free directions here.

Directions to Sew Fabric Canning Jar Covers
Here you'll find directions with a photograph to accompany each step to se a fabric canning jar cover. Directions with visual cues make learning to sew easy.

Sew a Cell Phone Case
Sewing your own cell phone case, or making one as a gift allows you to have any print or color you want. Find a free cell phone case pattern and directions for a basic flip style cell phone here.

Free Pattern and Directions to Sew a Christmas Stocking
Christmas stockings coming out of storage always bring a flood of meomories. Make your own Christmas stocking for memories that just may get handed down for generations to come. Find a free patterns and directions here.

Free Directions to Sew a Chef's Hat
A Chef's hat can be part of a costume, part of a uniform or just for fun. You'll find free directions to sew a chef's hat here.

Sew a Christmas Tree Skirt - 72" Finished Skirt for a Large Tree
Simple directions to sew a Christmas tree skirt can be found here.

Sew a Clutch Purse - Free Pattern and Directions
Here you'll find a free pattern and directions to sew a clutch purse that isn't overly large but is large enough to actually carry the things you need.

Sew a Simple String Drawstring Backpack
Free pattern for a simple drawstring backpack. This light-weight backpack is perfect for day trip toting and gym clothes. Make a couple to keep in your luggage. They take up very little space and solve the inevitable problem of packing the extras you always come home with.

Sew a Fast & Easy Cool Neck Scarf
A scarf that stays wet and keeps you cool is easy to make with these free instructions. Make one for all of your friends. They'll be thanking you on hot days!

Free Directions to Sew Envelope Back Pillow Covers
You'll find full free directions to sew a simple slip cover for your throw pillows here. Save the expense of new pillows or stuffing by covering your old pillows.

Sew a Simple Envelope Back Pillow Cover
These simple directions allow you to change your pillows without the expense of buying new forms or stuffing. Find free, simple directions here.

Free Pattern and Directions to Sew an Eye Glass Case
Use fabric scraps and sew this easy eyeglass case. You'll find a free pattern and directions here.

Make A Fleece Blanket
Is there any thing more comforting than snuggling up with a cozy blanket to watch television or read a book? Here is a very simple blanket to make with fleece and gain warmth beyond belief, for the blanket's weight.

Free Directions to Sew Your Own Hair Scrunchies
Follow these free directions to have create a scrunchie to match every outfit. Make a box full from scraps as a great gift! These directions allow mass production and no hand sewing.

Sew Your Own Hanging Hand Towels -- Free Pattern and Directions
Hanging dish towels are a great way to have towels where you need them, when you need them. Sew them yourself to have the color and type you want! You'll find free patterns and step by step directions here.

Sew a Hanging Dish Towel - Free Patterns & Directions
Hanging dish towels are a great way to have towels where you need them, when you need them. Sew them yourself to have the color and type you want! You'll find free patterns and directions here.

Sew an Infant Hooded Bath Towel
A hooded bath towel is a staple for any infant or toddler. You'll find free directions to sew a hooded baby bath towel here.

Paint Brush Holder For Carrying To Class
Paint brushes can be kept neat and secure in this fabric paint brush roll. Sew your own to suit your tastes with these free directions.

How to Sew a Flanged Pillow Sham
Flanged pillow shams add to your bedroom decor and are simple to sew. Follow free step by step directions here.

Free Directions to Sew a Pillow With Piping Edges
You'll find free directions, in a variety of sizes, to sew your own pillow with corded edges. Making pillows that have removable covers allows you to change the look of your room by reusing pillows.

Sew a Scented Hot Pad
This simple project is a great way to protect your table and depending on the scent you use, you can make your family think they are having hot apple pie. Find free full directions here.

Sew A Simple Sachet
Here's a simple project that makes a great little gift or package decoration. A simple sachet is a great beginner sewing project. You'll find free directions here.

How to Sew Sleeve Protectors
A simple solution to keep sleeves clean for any project. Find free directions to sew sleeve protectors here.

Free Directions to Sew a Simple Tote Bag
Sewing a tote bag is a simple project. No one ever has enough totebags. Make a tote bag as a gift or to keep in your luggage. Find free directions here.

Sew a Trick Wallet
This trick wallet works magic. Use up fabric scraps to make a trick wallet that will last much longer than the widely available paper version.

How a Trick Wallet Works
Directions for how a trick wallet works, after the free directions to sew a trick wallet.

Economical Gifts to Sew for Everyone
Gifts shouldn't be about breaking the bank. Gifts are to let someone know you are about them and you are thinking of them. What says that more than something specifically made for them or chosen for them because they sew? Sure, you can save money by sewing but the gift you create has so much more thought in it that it is going to be treasured for years. The occasions to sew a gift are endless!

How to Use Copy and Paste to Print Free Internet Sewing Patterns
Free sewing patterns on the Internet can eat too much paper and printer ink if you don't know the tricks to print only what you want or need to print. Learn how to copy and paste only what you want or need to print in this easy to follow step by step tutorial.

Use Print Selection to Print What You Want of Free Internet S…
Learn how to use print selection to print only what you want to print from free sewing patterns on the internet.

Use Your Fabric Scraps to Make Your Own Fabric Jewelry
The summer 2010 American Sewing Guild Magazine , Notions carried an intriguing article about making fabric Jewelry by Heidi Pridemore . The projects use such small scraps of fabric that I had to find out more. The links listed here will spur your imagination and have you saving every single scrap of fabric... just in case you weren't already.

Things to do with Fabric Scraps
If you sew, throwing fabric away is almost impossible. It's easy to collect an abundence of fabric and fabric scraps. Having a varied collection is great but it's even better when you can create something useful from scraps of fabric. Follow these examples and you'll be askeing people to save their rags just so you can have more scraps of fabric.

Make Your Own Fabric, Reusable Gift Wrap, Gift Bags and Package Bows
Watch the clearance racks, the remnant racks and other methods to obtain economical fabric and you'll not only be saving the environment by making re-usable gift wrapping, you'll be investing in future savings. Gather your gift wrapping and save it from year to year or let the wrapping be part of the gift... either way the environment wins!

Learn and Teach Hand Sewing With Easy to Learn Sewing Projects
My wonderful sewing teachers taught me hand and machine sewing. There are many occasions that sewing machines for a group are not available but sewing can still be taught and learned. Even today, when I am stuck waiting in the car, when the power goes out or when I get a chance to sit and relax, hand sewing is one of my favorite ways to keep my...

Free Sewing Patterns and Projects that Use Towels
A couple of times a year, you can find towels at great clearance prices. Use those towels to make great useful gifts and beach wear. No one can have too many baby bibs and towel bibs make a great gift.

Free Pattern to Sew a Small Pet Bed - A perfect cat or small dog pet bed
Use this free sewing pattern to create a comfortable spot for your cat or small dog to leave their hair instead of them leaving it on the couch. You'll find a free pattern and directions here.

Free Pattern to Sew a Large Pet Bed - A perfect medium or large dog pet bed
Use this free sewing pattern to create a comfortable spot for your large cat or medium to large dog to leave their hair instead of them leaving it on the couch. You'll find a free pattern and directions here.

Sew Gifts for School Teachers, Babysitters, Club Leaders and More
Every year teachers receive gifts that they may appreciate the sentiment but they can only use so much calogne and candy. Use your sewing skills to sew a gift that shows you appreciate their time and efforts. These free patterns will provide ideas to spur your imagination and create giftas that are far more personalized than any thing you...

Most Popular Free Sewing Patterns of 2010
Sew free tried and true patterns and projects that have proven to be the most popular free sewing patterns of 2010. Learn from articles that have proven the test of time by being favorites with people learning to sew. You'll find photos, links to and information about these free sewing patterns here.

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