23+ Beginner Sewing Videos and Tutorials
These free sewing videos and tutorials will help you become a brilliant sewist in no time!
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23+ Beginner Sewing Videos and Tutorials showcases our best sewing videos for beginners along with some of our other favorite tutorials.
From learning how to pick out a sewing machine to how to sew a straight stitch, these sewing videos and resources for beginners are here to hold your hand, making the intimidating world of a brand new hobby welcoming and warm.
With sewing for beginners videos and tutorials like these, you will be an expert sewist in no time! Free sewing patterns and beginner sewing projects are virtually useless without the proper basics.
Many sewists come to our site looking to learn how to sew and while we do have a wide variety of sewing project ideas for every level, some newbies need just a little more handholding.
This is why AllFreeSewing has decided to make it a priority to provide beginner sewing tutorials that not only allow our readers to learn how to sew stunning projects but show them how to master the skills they will need along the way.
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How to Use a Sewing Machine and Sewing Machine Maintenance
In this day and age, most of your sewing is going to happen on a sewing machine. So, if you want to learn to sew, you are going to have to learn how to use a sewing machine. These tutorials show you which machine you should purchase, how to sew on a machine, how to clean your sewing machine, and more.
Watch this video and then check out the rest of the free sewing videos, tutorial, and tip pages listed below!
On the hunt for beginning sewing projects? Check out our sewing patterns free eBook, Simple Sewing Projects: 16 Easy Sewing Projects for Beginners
Working with Different Types of Fabric
If you are going to learn to sew, you will have to know a little bit about fabric. Each and every fabric has its own specific sewing tips and tricks. Fabric comes with its very own vocabulary, as well. Before you run out and purchase different types of fabric for different sewing project ideas, check out these working with fabric tutorials.
Watch this video and then peruse the other resources listed below!
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How to Use a Sewing Pattern
Learn how to use a sewing pattern by watching these sewing videos and reading these helpful guides. If you are brand new to sewing, printable and digital sewing patterns can be very confusing. Learn the language of sewing patterns, what all those little symbols mean, and how to print digital patterns with these articles and videos.
This video is so informative! Watch it here and then check the pages in the list below for even more sewing pattern tips and tutorials.
Learn to Sew: Sewing for Beginners How-Tos and Tips
When you are learning to sew, how-tos are your go-to for learning new skills. This section of sewing for beginners how-tos will help you learn how to sew from the experts. These sewing videos for beginners, as well as tutorials that will walk you through each step, will show you how to learn to sew easily.
Watch our video tutorial for using a seam ripper and then look through the list below to find even more videos and instructional pages.
Basic Sewing Tools and Resources
Brand new sewists and experienced seamstresses will appreciate these sewing resources and lists. If you do not understand a sewing term or are looking to stock your sewing room, check out these tools and resources.
The video here will go over the basic tools. Once you have learned what you'll need there, be sure to take a look at the other pages below that are all chock full of information about sewing notions and tricks for beginners.
If you're looking to try out a digital sewing pattern, check our our list of 45 Free Printable Sewing Patterns
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