The most fun part of getting ready for school, work, a date, or a night at home by yourself (because you deserve well-dressed company too) is accessorizing. With all the necklaces, hair clips, scarves, and belts there are to choose from, accessorizing is the time when your creativity really gets to shine.
Unfortunately, we all know this is the part of getting ready that can also really dig deep into your bank account. The good news is, with all the free sewing tutorials for homemade accessories you can use, there’s no need to shell out at a boutique for fabulous jewelry and headbands. The 15 easy sewing projects below are great places to start for ideas on how to expand your collection of accessories without having to whip out your checkbook.
Flowers are always in style, even if they’re not in bloom. Check out these fabric flower tutorials to learn how to sew an accessory that really does it all. You can add these adorable flowers onto just about anything. Use them to embellish a sweater or to jazz up a headband. Maybe you want to put a fabric flower on a hair tie or on a bracelet. No matter how you use this DIY accessory, you’re sure to love the sweetness this adornment adds to any ensemble.
When you head out for the day, you don’t want to lug around an enormous purse just to carry a couple of items. These tutorials will show you how to make a wristlet you’ll love to break out when all you need is your phone, keys, and some cash. These thrifty DIY accessories are all stylish and budget-friendly. Gather up your favorite materials and sew them all.
You don’t have to spend a great deal of money to add an easy pop of color to your hair. Headbands are a comfortable, classic, and simple way to add an extra touch of style to your hair on a budget. These four tutorials are perfect for anyone who is interested in sewing DIY hair accessories that are guaranteed to grab everyone’s attention.
Perhaps you like to finish off an outfit with a fabulous scarf. Check out these tutorials to learn how to make a scarf that you will — without a doubt — love. Don’t waste money on retail merchandise when you can make your own DIY scarf to your exact taste. Maybe you’ll want to bring down the cost even more by refashioning clothes you already have for these tutorials.
What is your favorite DIY accessory to sew?
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