National Sewing Month 2020
Celebrate with us during the month of September with new, exclusive, and free sewing patterns, projects, tips, giveaways, and more!
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All year the editors of AllFreeSewing look forward to the biggest event for us: National Sewing Month!
For our sixth year, we're going back to basics. This September, check out our new and exclusive guides, tutorials, projects, and more.
Plus, lots of giveaways including a brand new sewing machine worth over $3,000 for our grand prize! Learn more about this amazing machine and how to enter for your chance to win it below. Plus, even more awesome prizes that are worth over $1,000.
Each weekday (and occasionally a weekend) during the month, we'll be releasing a new page we think you'll love. You don't even need to be a sewist already, because we have several beginner-friendly tutorials, projects, along with a few pieces of no-sew content.
Get the latest free sewing patterns and tutorials by signing up for our Sewing It Up newsletter!
Welcome to our month-wide promotion for National Sewing Month in September! This year, our grand prize is the Handi Quilter Stitch 710.
Beautiful stitches, handy shortcuts, the quiet relaxation of sewing with confidence—that's what HQ Stitch 710 is all about. Whether you are creating patchwork, sewing for family, or crafting a gift, this machine makes it easy!
1,000 precision stitches per minute
170 stitch variations
11″ x 4.7″ workspace
That generous 11" of throat space makes machine quilting and sewing a joy. With a stitch securing function and a thread cutter, you'll have almost everything you need at your fingertips.
Read the full review here.
CLICK HERE TO ENTER FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN
THE HQ STITCH 710 MACHINE!
Don't forget, to stay updated on everything sewing-related, be sure to subscribe to AllFreeSewing's newsletter, Sewing It Up. You'll see the latest National Sewing Month pages and so much more.
All National Sewing Month Giveaways:
If you thought that the amazing Handi Quilter machine was all we gave away this month, boy, were you mistaken! Below, you can see all of the amazing giveaways we featured throughout the month of September in addition to the Handi Quilter grand prize!
- Seasonal Rustic Fabric Giveaway - worth $39
- Coats & Clark Dual Duty XP All-purpose Thread Assortment Giveaway - worth $75
- Sew Now Sew Wow Hydraulic Sewing Chair Giveaway - worth $399
- Ultimate Clover Sewing Pack Giveaway - worth $97
CLICK TO SEE ALL OF OUR LATEST GIVEAWAYS!
We're so excited to be launching a brand new newsletter this month, too! Our Simply No Sew newsletter releases on 9/18 and features all the best no-sew projects from around the web.
Discover how to use your fabric stash to create stylish DIY no-sew projects—no sewing machine required! Lose the thread turn your favorite fabrics into something fabulous when you sign up for this free newsletter.
From quick and easy to the most impressive, from beginner to advanced, to the unexpected, this newsletter has something for everyone. Be one of the first to see what we have in store...
Click here to Sign up for Simply No Sew today to be the first on the list
(it's under the "What's New" section)!
Week 1 (8/31–9/6):
8/31: General announcement for National Sewing Month 2020!
Day 1: Sewing Tools and Equipment Must-Haves by Kristen Auletto and Krista Childers from AllFreeSewing
PLUS: Watch our Facebook Live announcement!
Day 2: What is a Sewing Machine? Different Types and Uses by Rebecca George from Purple and Lime
Day 3: Are Sewing Machines Easy to Use? by Rebecca George from Purple and Lime
Day 4: 13 Pattern Weights for Sewing (+ How to Use) by Krista Childers from AllFreeSewing
Day 5: How to Use a Needle Threader by Krista Childers from AllFreeSewing
Day 6: Printable Sewing Cards for Kids by Brittnee Heller and Krista Childers from AllFreeSewing
Looking for sewing help? Since we've answered so many over the years, the editors of AllFreeSewing decided to put together the ultimate collection of Q&As.
Read it here >>> 75+ Sewing Questions Answered: Ultimate FAQs Guide
Week 2 (9/7–13):
Day 7: How Much Fabric Do I Need? (Sewing Guide) by Ann Strecko Koeman from AnnMakes
Day 8: 25+ Things To Do With Old Socks by Krista Childers from AllFreeSewing
Day 9: Easy DIY Reusable Grocery Bags (Video Tutorial) by Carolina Moore from Always Expect Moore
PLUS: Watch our Facebook Video Premiere!
Day 10: Types of Sewing Machine Feet by Debbie Wolfe from Debbie Wolfe
Day 11: How to Pin Fabric for Sewing by Kaylee Pope and Krista Childers from AllFreeSewing
Day 12: Rotary Cutter Blade Guide by Marie Segares from Underground Crafter
Day 13: Sewing for Charity: What to Know in 2020 by MaryRose O'Donnell and Krista Childers from AllFreeSewing
Week 3 (9/14–18):
Day 14: Sewing Machine Paper Practice Sheets (Printable!) by Brittnee Heller and Krista Childers from AllFreeSewing
Day 15: Alternatives to Sewing: 15 Tools for the No-Sew Crafter by Katie King from Running With a Glue Gun
Day 16: Fabric Christmas Gift Tag Ornaments (No-Sew Tutorial) by Krista Childers from AllFreeSewing
Day 17: Correct Posture for Sewing: Tips for Sewing Wellness by Rose Johnston from Threadbare Creations
Day 18: No Sew Tie Pillow Using a Shirt by Krista Childers from AllFreeSewing
Week 4 (9/21–26):
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Week 5 (9/28–10/1):
Day 28: Coming soon!
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Day 30: Coming soon!
10/1: Coming soon: Best of National Sewing Month 2020!
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