At the end of every month I look forward to rounding up the top projects. These are the patterns and ideas readers like yourself loved. Since everyone seemed to enjoy them, I thought they were worthy of revisiting! If you aren’t subscribed to receive the Sewing It Up newsletter, this might be the first time you’re seeing these projects. To make sure you’re the first to hear of new patterns, go ahead and sign up – it’s totally free!
Each issue of Sewing It Up is packed with tons of sewing projects that follow some kind of theme. Whether we’re exploring refashion ideas or coming up with new things to make from our fabric scraps, you’re sure to find inspiration delivered straight to your inbox almost everyday.
Here are your most popular projects of April:
Free Dress Patterns and Skirt Patterns for Women
Super Easy Summer Dress: Wear it out to dinner or to a backyard party.
DIY Lace Skirt: It’s a free skirt pattern that will help you create a lovely piece for your spring or summer wardrobe.
Elastic Waistband Dress: The elastic waistband dress is a great first sewing project for the beginner sewist.
Wrap Dress Pattern: Any baby will look cute using this free sewing pattern.
Patterns to Sew Purses
Totes Big and Small: Carry around your lunch, books, or craft projects, or you could use a tote as a gift bag!
Pleat Top Tote Bag: A flat bottom and wide straps make this Pleat Top Tote Bag perfect for summer beach days or everyday errands.
Emergency Zippered Pouch: Use the pouch to hold band aids or as a gift card holder. Cute, easy and quick!
Circle Bags: Once you learn how to make a circle bag, you can make an insulated lunch tote or a messenger bag.
Free Home Decor Sewing Projects
Mad Men Embroidered Kitchen Towel: Hey Mad Men fans, here’s a kitchen towel craft you’ll adore. Inspired by Peggy Olsen’s scooter, this kitchen towel craft turns a regular towel into an embroidered craft.
Vintage Button Kitchen Curtains: These vintage button kitchen curtains look great in a kitchen or hanging from a quirky bedroom’s window.
Vintage Inspired Dinner Roll Holder: Serve dinner like grandma used to with this vintage inspired dinner roll holder, a retro vintage geometric bowl with a slot for each roll!
More favorites from April:
- 11 Towel Craft Projects
- Pattern Weights
- Fabric Bow Pasta
- Envelope It
- Jelly Roll Cover Up
- Love to Sew Machine Cover
- Lace Back Tank
Did your favorites make the list? Which of these projects will you try making this season?
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