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8 Easy Sewing Projects for the Home
Stepping into your sewing space provokes and overwhelmed sigh. Scraps and supplies are everywhere. Even if they're only a couple inches, you can't bring yourself to throwing away your scraps. They may take up space, but they're valuable shreds of material. The Scrap Bucket Basket is the perfect negotiation for this situation. From this free pattern and tutorial, you can learn how to sew a basket with a patchwork body to take care of your extra supplies. Once finished, this rounded bucket basket will fit perfectly in your sewing space. The rope handles make this storage solution easily transportable. Breathe easy because your space is clean.
Whether it's your daughter, friend, or yourself who is college bound, it's hard to believe that someone is leaving the nest. Prepping for the studies you're about to undergo is nerve-wrecking in itself, but if living away from home is in the equation that's an extra added stress. How will you decorate your dorm so that you like it? Thankfully this collection, How to Decorate Your Dorm Room with 21 Sewing Ideas offers extremely helpful hints on setting you up as the big man or woman on campus.
Your craft room or sewing room is in complete disarray. Where are the needles? Wheres your favorite thread? Scissors are nowhere to be found, and you cant seem to find your bias tape. Everything is all over the place, like a bomb went off or a three-year-old came in and threw a tantrum. Its time to get organized, my friend. And its as easy as downloading this free eBook, 11 Sewing Room Ideas How to Organize Your Room. Youll find amazing and creative tips and tricks to take your room from dab to fab in no time at all.
If you are looking for the perfect accent piece for your couch or chair, these Patchwork Triangle Pillows are just the thing. Add the perfect amount of color to your room with these easy sewn pillows. All you need for each pillow is a bunch of fabric triangles in whatever colors and patterns you want. You can make these pillows as patchy and mismatched as you want, or you can stick to a more limited color palette.
Great craft ideas have just a touch of the past in them. These Prizewinning Powder Mitts are an easy craft to make that will bring you back to the days when you would use mittens to apply fresh-smelling powder to your body. This creative craft is a wonderful spring craft idea to keep yourself smelling beautiful all day long. If you are running out of craft ideas for the house, the mitt will also look nice hanging on the wall of your bathroom.
Spruce up any room in your home with an easy sewing project. This Vintage Fabric Bunting is simple to make and very low-budget. Check out this tutorial to learn how to make bunting you are sure to love. DIY home decor projects are always an easy way to add a touch of color to a room or give a room a brand new look without spending a lot of money. You can make this bunting in any colors you like, so there will be no problem ensuring that the bunting perfectly matches the room's color scheme.
Let this tutorial lead you through every step and soon you'll know how to make a fabric box. Use your decorative fabric box to organize children's toys, your sewing supplies or other clutter around the house. This fabric box pattern is cute and useful!
By creating a living space that shows off your sewing abilities and creativity youll be able to express your crafty side while also saving money. All of our free sewing patterns for home decor were created with both principles in mind.
If you or someone you know needs a leg up in life, this Handy Dandy Organizer will do the trick. Use this DIY design idea to embellish your wardrobe design and show people that you have it all together. You can use it as a jewelry organizer, a makeup holder, or a secret treasure bag on the inside of your closet door. Handmade shelves are always a great DIY dorm idea for the soon-to-be college student as well. DIY organization ideas will make your life easier and give you and your wardrobe more room to breathe.
Liven up your bathroom with this DIY Bathmat. Not only is it a practical and easy sewing project but it looks great as well! As one of those simple patterns that is also useful in your home, this project is a no brainer. Find some time to create this DIY bathmat and prevent any unnecessary flooding in your bathroom. Made from the fabric scraps of your choice, you can create a handmade rug that ties your entire bathroom together in just an evening.
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