Hook Ahead: 12 Crochet Cardigans You’ll Want This Fall

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While it might seem like it is too early to start thinking about your fall wardrobe, every crocheter knows that a quality crochet cardigan pattern can take some time to crochet. Since cardigan patterns to crochet can be extra complicated and are much larger than smaller fall accessories like crochet scarves or mittens, you want to […]

The Short List: 7 How to Sew Shorts You’ll Love


Wearing shorts is one of my top five favorite fashion choices for the summer. I love being able to feel the sun and the air on my legs without all the extra responsibility of a skirt. I don’t have to worry about wind or crossing my legs just right. I can just enjoy the summer […]

The World is Your Oyster: 12 Precious Pearl Crafts

The World Is Your Oyster - 12 Precious Pearl Crafts

Just like lace and flowers, pearls add a dash of femininity to clothing, accessories, home decor, and more. But did you know that these delicate gemstones come from irritated mollusks? That’s right; if a parasite burrows its way into a mollusk, the mollusk grows a pearl around the affected area to prevent it from spreading. […]

Game of Thrones Crafts Are Coming…


Since the first episode of Game of Thrones aired,  I quickly became obsessed with the show. As many of my fellow GOT-enthusiasts can understand, I have suffered through massive losses at the hands of the (genius) writers, yet still keep coming back for more. Like every other Game of Thrones fan, I have a hard […]

What Would Lady Mary Do? Sewing Patterns for Downton Abbey Ladies


At AllFreeSewing, we know you’re just as fond of Masterpiece’s Downton Abbey as we are. From the start of Season 1 to the much anticipated US release of Season 4, we’ve followed the triumphs and tragedies of the Crawleys and all those associated with the great estate. After an evening on the edge of our […]

Sew Trendy: New Sewing Trends and Projects

I don’t know about you but I love trying out new trends. Blame it on the day job but sewing trends are no exception. That’s why I often seek what’s “trendy” in the sewing world. From spending hours (8 a day, 5 days a week to be exact) absorbing all things sewing, I see a […]