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Best of National Sewing Month 2015

National Sewing Month 2015


National Sewing Month 2015 has officially come to a close.  We had a blast this year sharing all of these great free sewing tutorials, tips and tricks, and video lessons.  We hope you had just as much fun, as well!  Of course, we enjoyed sending out all the great prizes everyday.

We thought before we ended the party officially that we would share with you the most popular free sewing projects featured this month.


Best of National Sewing Month 2015

placemat1Scrappy Quilted Placemats

Pattern by Anorina Morris of www.sameliasmum.com.  These delightful quilted placemats are a snap to sew up.  Not only are they perfect for beginners, they are also great for the skilled sewist who wants to practice their quilt-as-you-go techniques.



Video Sewing Lesson: Helpful Sewing Tools

Angel Peterson from FleeceFun.com is giving everyone “sewing 101” lessons from our studio.  Learn what the basic tools every sewist needs in his/her sewing kit and why they are important.


IMG_6333Refashion a Men’s Shirt into a Skirt

This super-simple pattern by Joy from XOXOGrandma is just a wonderful way to refashion a men’s shirt into something for the ladies to wear.  We can see why this was among the most popular posts this year.


Snowman Table Runner NSM 2015Snowman Table Runner Sewing Tutorial

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!  This sweet snowman is courtesy of Jen Eskridge from ReannaLily Designs.  You won’t believe how easy this table runner sewing tutorial really is.



Video Lesson: Choosing a Sewing

Angel Peterson from FleeceFun.com stopped by the studio to give everyone a “sewing 101” lesson.  This video gives everyone the basics of choosing a good sewing machine, what to look for and what to avoid.  All essentials for the beginning sewist.


We have one more great giveaway for you before we end the celebration.  Are you ready for it?

For our last National Sewing Month giveaway for the month, we’d like to give one lucky winner this fabulous bundle of Spirit Fabrics.  Aren’t they beautiful?

Spirit Fabric Bundle

Finally, don’t forget that you have ONE LAST CHANCE to enter the drawing for the beautiful BERNINA sewing machine below.  We will be picking the winner October 7th, 2015, so be sure to get your name into the draw before it’s too late.

NSM-03Enter daily for your chance to win the National Sewing Month 2015 Grand Prize Giveaway.

 To enter the daily giveaway, leave a comment below telling us:

What is your favorite sewing tip that you learned this year?

Official Rules for Daily Contest