34 T-shirt Dress Sewing Patterns (+ 9 FREE PDF’s!)

Here are t-shirt dress sewing patterns I’ve found for women and girls. I’ve included printed and digital PDF patterns. I’ve also described each pattern to help you quickly choose the right one for you. This includes information about sizing, design features, fabric requirements, and whether they’re beginner-friendly patterns or not. Skip to: Free patterns for … Read more

25 Slip Dress Sewing Patterns (+ 2 FREE PDF’s!)

I researched the best slip dress patterns in PDF and paper format. I even found 2 for free! This post includes slip dresses designed to be worn as undergarments with sheer clothes, worn as sleepwear, and worn outside. I’ve shared useful information about each pattern, like the sizing, design details, fabric needed, and whether it’s … Read more

20 Sweater & Jumper Dress Sewing Patterns (+ 3 FREE PDF’s!)

Want to make a cosy sweater or jumper dress for colder days? Here are the best sewing patterns I’ve found in this category. I’ve covered multiple styles, from classic sweatshirts to fitted turtleneck designs. And I’ve included paper and digital patterns if you prefer one over the other. I’ve described the following about each pattern … Read more

How to Hand Sew Strong Seams from Start to Finish

Here’s how to hand sew the strongest seams using a backstitch (full and half versions). I’ve included beginner-friendly instructions for the whole process: getting your supplies, preparation work, the sewing process, and how to finish your seam and secure it in two ways. Contents list: What’s the best hand stitch for seams? What supplies you … Read more

DIY Double Oven Mitt: FREE Professional Pattern & Tutorial

I wanted to learn the best way to make double oven mitts, so I went to big department stores to see exactly how professionals make them. I even bought 3 mitts and deconstructed them! This tutorial and free pattern (download pattern here) are based on this research. I’ve also included lots of tips to help you achieve … Read more

33 Sewing Patterns for 18” Doll Clothes (+ 11 FREE PDFs!)

Does your daughter’s doll need a new outfit? Here are the best sewing patterns I’ve found for 18″ doll clothes. I included digital PDF patterns (you print these at home) and paper ones. 11 of the digital ones are free! Contents list: Dresses Formal party & wedding dresses Tops Pants & shorts Outerwear Swimwear & … Read more

19 Best Sewing Patterns & Projects for Silk / Satin Fabric

Silky fabrics can seem daunting, but armed with the right pattern you’ll be thrilled with what you can create! To give you some ideas for your next project, we’ve compiled 19 of our favorite sewing patterns for different silk fabrics and sewists with any level of experience! These projects suit woven fabrics with that signature … Read more