Sunday 8 November 2009

Felt Fruit Fridge Magnets

Bananas, oranges, apples and pears. Adorn your fridge with fruit fridgies, and brighten up your kitchen.

Or make some as a gift for a friend.

{patterns here}

Thursday 5 November 2009

Peasant Skirt

Mix and match your leftover fabrics to make a fantastic peasant skirt.

{pattern here}

Friday 30 October 2009

Cute Cupcake Tree Ornament

If you're really into cupcakes (and who isn't at the moment), then why not whip up some cute little cupcake christmas tree ornaments!

{pattern here}

Tuesday 27 October 2009

Saturday 24 October 2009

Baby Costumes

Patterns for sheep, skunk, bunny, turtle, puppy, cat, bug, tiger, cow, pig, dinosaur, mouse, ladybug, bear and butterfly outfits.

{patterns here}

Wednesday 21 October 2009

Notebook Cover

I love this! The appliqued felt spots and embroidered swirls are gorgeous.

And you can easily alter the pattern to fit business cards.

{pattern here}

Sunday 18 October 2009


A simple way to salvage that old, favourite t-shirt you just can't let go of.

I might even make one out of my senior year shirt (covered with signatures, and stored for over 15years).

{pattern here}

Thursday 15 October 2009

Bounding Bunny Pincushion

Either use as a very cute pincushion or make a few and create a baby mobile.

{pattern here}

Monday 12 October 2009

Tie Front, Tie Back Dress

This dress is super-cute, and would look smart anywhere.

A must have for my wardrobe.

{pattern here}

Friday 9 October 2009

Sewn & Crochet Fishies

Super-cute little fish for gifts or as part of a mobile for a child's room.

{pattern here}

Tuesday 6 October 2009

Sewing for Beginners eBook - freebie

Just found this freebie ebook for you.
Looks interesting...

{download here}

Saturday 3 October 2009

Wednesday 30 September 2009

Hedgehog Pincushion

This cute little hedgehog will keep you company as you sew.

{pattern here}

Sunday 27 September 2009

Polkadot Shower Curtain

Simple, yet effective shower curtain.

Might be a good idea to use some sort of mould-inhibiting treatment on your fabric first.

{pattern here}

Thursday 24 September 2009

Baby Jumpsuit

Fantastic jumpsuit pattern, just add applique!

Easy to sew.

{pattern here}

Monday 21 September 2009

Three Birdies Glasses Case

Extremely cute glasses case, with hand embroidery.
Must make one for my mother this Christmas...

Easy to sew.

{pattern here}

Tuesday 15 September 2009

Owl Doorstop

Gorgeous doorstop for all you owl-lovers out there.

{pattern here}

Saturday 12 September 2009

Felt Donut Softies

Felt food is great for the kids when they're playing house or having a pretend picnic.

And you can make it any flavour icing you like!

{pattern here}

Wednesday 9 September 2009

Bed Skirt with Pockets

Cute and useful storage for little bits and pieces, instead of cluttering up your bedside table.

I love this idea, as my bedside drawers are full of stuff, and this would force me to sort through it regularly!

{pattern here}

Sunday 6 September 2009

Bird Cage Cover

A quick and easy cover for your feathered friends.

- Now their cage can co-ordinate with your decor.

{pattern here}

Thursday 3 September 2009

Apron Skirt

This looks like a very simple pattern, and I kind of like the layers it has.

You could use Summer or Winter fabrics for different effects.

{pattern here}

Sorry to be such a stranger!

I know the URL says "free sewing patterns daily", but life has been kind of hectic, and I'm no longer able to post daily patterns like I was at first.

I hope you'll all understand and continue to visit and enjoy what I do manage to share with you here.

And email me with any free patterns you find so I can share it, too!

Saturday 8 August 2009

Luxurious Ribbon Cushions

I've got the pattern for these luxurious cushions on my list of things to make for my 8yo daughters bedroom.

Wren will absolutely love them!

{pattern here}

Monday 27 July 2009

Tonsillitis Kicks Ass

I've been AWOL for the last week with a bad case of tonsillitis. You don't want the details.
You really don't.... Bleagh.

But you'll be pleased to know I'm recovering and getting back up to speed on the things I've neglected, like this blog.

Friday 17 July 2009

Infant Sun Bonnet

Remember these? I had one when I was tiny.
Wish I'd thought to make some when Wren was little.

{pattern here}

Thursday 16 July 2009

Chinese Food Carton

Make a felt food carton to hold your child's felt food.

{pattern here}

Wednesday 15 July 2009

Evening Bag Pattern

Make yourself an evening bag from the same material you made your dress out of.

{pattern here}

Tuesday 14 July 2009

Car Seatback Organiser

Easy organising for the kids on long car trips.

{pattern here}

Monday 13 July 2009

Flower Pincushion

Another cute pincushion idea that looks super-easy to make.

{pattern here}

Sunday 12 July 2009

Faux Drawstring Skirt

Another easy-looking skirt pattern. If you don't like look of the extra panel on the bottom, then just leave it off.

{pattern here}

Saturday 11 July 2009

Felt Chips and Sandwich

More play food for the kid's picnic set. Doesn't it look great?

{pattern here}

Friday 10 July 2009

Hogwarts Skirt

This is amazingly like the skirt worn by Hermione in one of the Harry Potter movies.
Aside from that, it's a very nice style.

{pattern here}

Thursday 9 July 2009

Easy Gift Bags Pattern

Just the thing to put your hand-made gifts in for friends.

{pattern here}

Tuesday 7 July 2009

Felt Pea Pod

Whip up a few of these for the kids and watch them pop them on the stove in their play kitchen for dinner.

{tutorial here}

Monday 6 July 2009

DIY Sewing Machine Cover

Just what I need to protect my machine when I finally unearth it...

{pattern here}

Sunday 5 July 2009

Repurposed Jeans Handbag

Reuse an old pair of jeans by making them into a fun new handbag!

{pattern here}

Friday 3 July 2009

Strawberry Pincushions

Good enough to eat, and the cutest pincushions I've ever seen.

{pattern here}

Thursday 2 July 2009

Cot Sheets Pattern

Make some cot / crib sheets that perfectly match the look you want for your new baby's room.

{pattern available here}

Wednesday 1 July 2009

Splish Splash Shower Curtain

Stuck with using a shower curtain in the bathroom, but want something special?

Why not choose your own fabric?

{pattern availble here}

Tuesday 30 June 2009

Mesh Screen Tote

This neat mesh bag would be great for the beach. You can easily see where things are without rooting around inside.

{pattern available here}

Monday 29 June 2009

Carrot Plushies

Another fun addition to our play-food collection.

{pattern available here}

Sunday 28 June 2009

Party Dress

This dress looks nice in the colours shown, or you could go for a more colourful look.

{pattern available here}

Saturday 27 June 2009

Bathroom Mat

Use some fabric you love in the bathroom, with this pattern for a cute bath mat.

{pattern available here}

Friday 26 June 2009

Felt Cupcake

This gorgeous felt cupcake would make a great addition to the kids' play food collection.

{pattern available here}

Thursday 25 June 2009

Buttoned Bolster

A bolster cushion with a different look.
Not sure it's me {I'm not really a gold person} but maybe in blues?

{pattern available here}

Wednesday 24 June 2009

Oven Mitts

My oven mitts are absolutely revolting, covered in greasy stains that won't seem to wash out, so this pattern will come in really handy {no pun intended}.

{pattern available here}

Tuesday 23 June 2009

Versatile Blouse Pattern

This blouse pattern looks very easy to follow, and it would be so easy to alter if you know how.
- Must make a few of these for myself, if my machine is unpacked before Summer.

{pattern available here}

Monday 22 June 2009

Faux Fur Shrug

I'm not looking to make one of these for myself, you understand.

But it would be very handy for the dress-up box, and I picked up some fake fur very cheaply the other week at the local op shop, on the off chance that I could use it.
{that's a charity or thrift store to overseas readers}

{pattern available here}

Saturday 20 June 2009

Tank top from a teeshirt

Repurpose an old tee with a pair of scissors and a touch of crochet.

Can't wait to try this with some of Wren's old tops. - I'm going to try it with an old dress of hers that's too small now, too.

{pattern available here}