National Sewing Month 2021


National Sewing Month 2021

Celebrate with us during the month of September with new, exclusive, and free sewing patterns, projects, tips, giveaways, and more!

National Sewing Month 2021

If you sew, want to learn, or simply have some fabric taking up space, get excited! September is National Sewing Month and this year we've shared over 30 new projects, patterns, resources, collections, and tutorials.

Plus, a few no-sew projects and resources for those who want to participate but have yet to pick up that thread and needle.

Our 2021 celebration is our seventh year and we're still as excited as we were for the first year. Every year we try to go bigger and get better with what we're sharing with you.

That's just the content. We also get even better giveaways every year and this year has so many exciting and lucrative giveaways that you're not going to want to miss.

This page will help guide you through the month. We're adding every page when it goes live. If you keep this hub page bookmarked or at the ready, you'll be in the right place to see everything we've shared for National Sewing Month 2021.

Get the latest free sewing patterns and tutorials by signing up for our Sewing It Up newsletter!

National Sewing Month GRAND PRIZE:

Welcome to our month-long promotion for National Sewing Month in September! This year, we're giving away a brand new BERNINA B-325 Sewing Machine, valued at $1,299.00! This year's grand prize is co-sponsored by Stitchin' Heaven, 
The B-325 is small enough to fit into any sewing nook or cranny, yet powerful enough to stitch through your toughest materials and ideas. Plus, they look as good as they sew, which is perfect.

Whether you want to sew your own clothes, make unique accessories or just repair something, the B-325 is always at your beck and call. The deadline to enter is September 30th, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Time. You can enter 5 times a day, so return often to improve your chances of winning.


View the current AllFreeSewing giveaways here
Read more about our sponsor Stitchin' Heaven.

Read more about the BERNINA B-325 Sewing 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 new projects, giveaways, and so much more.

All National Sewing Month Giveaways:

If you thought that the amazing Bernina b-325 machine was all we gave away during our celebration, oh, boy, were you mistaken! Below, you can see all of the amazing giveaways we featured throughout the month of September in addition to the Bernina grand prize! Click on the links to enter any of these fabulous giveaways. The deadline to enter is September 30th, 2021 at 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Time. You can enter 5 times a day, so return often to improve your chances of winning. Please note that these giveaways have now ended.

  1. Oliso ProPlus Iron and Ironing Board Cover - Valued at $261
  2. Fat Quarter Bundle With Bag & Embroidery Kit from Darn Good Yarn - Valued at $155
  3. Timeless Treasures Fabulous Fabric Bundle - Valued at $84
  4. Coats & Clark Professional Thread - Valued at $75
  5. We Like Sewing Magazine Gold Club Membership - Valued at $49
  6. Sew Now Sew Wow Hydraulic Sewing Chair - Valued at $399
  7. Jillily Studio Appliqué Bundle - Valued at $105
  8. Floriani Total Control U Embroidery Software Package - Valued at $6,500
Plus our amazing grand prize.

In total, these giveaways are valued at $8,919.94!

National Sewing Month Giveaways!

NEW Newsletter: Quick & Easy Quilt Club from FaveQuilts

Our sister site has an exciting new newsletter for you to join if you love simple quilting projects. Quick & Easy Quilt Club from FaveQuilts is a brand new email newsletter featuring easy quilting favorites.

Beginners and experienced quilters alike will adore the Quick & Easy Quilt Club! Quilt the easy way with this free newsletter featuring jelly roll patterns, quick patterns, and more!

Sign Up for Quick & Easy Quilt Club from FaveQuilts today 

Plus! Check out these exclusive patterns from this new email newsletter! You'll find these featured plus so many more beautiful designs you'll love. Delivered straight to your inbox!

  1. Lumberjack Flannel Quilt Pattern
  2. Rainbow Raindrops Baby Quilt
  3. State Fair Quilt


National Sewing Month 2021 Schedule

Hand Sewing Practice Sheets PDF

Week 1 (September 1–5):

Day 1: General announcement for National Sewing Month 2021!
PLUS: Watch our Facebook Live announcement!

Day 2: Hand Sewing Practice Sheets PDFs by Matt Paulson and Krista Childers for AllFreeSewing

Day 3: How to Thread a Sewing Machine by Remona Gopaul from The Stitching Scientist

Day 4: 8 Free Quilted Christmas Stocking Patterns by Mary Campbell for AllFreeSewing

Day 5: How to Make a Quilt for Beginners by Emma Jeffery from

Week 2 (September 6–12):

Day 6: How to Fix a Hole in Pants Without Sewing by Mary Campbell for AllFreeSewing

Day 7: What To Do After Basting a Quilt? Ultimate Basting Guide by Rose Johnston from Threadbare Creations

Day 8: How to Sew a Messenger Bag (Easy!) by Mary Beth Temple for AllFreeSewing

Day 9: 28 Free Vintage Apron Patterns by Krista Childers for AllFreeSewing

Day 10: Christmas Shapes Printable Lacing Cards by Matt Paulson and Krista Childers for AllFreeSewing

Day 11: 50+ Sewing Hacks That Will Change Your Life by Krista Childers for AllFreeSewing

Day 12: What Are the Different Types of Dresses? by Rebecca George from Purple and Lime

50+ Sewing Hacks That Will Change Your Life

Week 3 (September 13–19):

Day 13: Hanging Kitchen Towel Pattern (+ Video Tutorial) by Mary Beth Temple for AllFreeSewing

Day 14: Mini Barefoot Quilt (Miniature Bear's Paw Quilt Pattern) by Bonnie Osness from Lakegirlquilts

Day 15: 7 Essential Tools Needed for Embroidery by Mary Campbell for AllFreeSewing

Day 16: 5 Fun DIY Halloween Face Masks to Sew by Krista Childers for AllFreeSewing

Day 17: 10 Festive No-Sew Christmas Ornaments by Krista Childers for AllFreeSewing  – featuring Fabric Christmas Gift Tag Ornaments, last year’s #1 project!

Day 18: How to Reuse Sewing Patterns by Anna Deen for AllFreeSewing

Day 19: Preemie Cuddle Blanket for Charity by Marie Segares from Underground Crafter

5 Fun DIY Halloween Face Masks to Sew

Week 4 (September 20–26):

Day 20: How to Sew a Button on Pants by Rebecca George from Purple and Lime

Day 21: Lace Edged Fingerless Gloves by Anna Wilson from Tea and a Sewing Machine

Day 22: 10 Elephant Sewing Patterns (Free) by Krista Childers for AllFreeSewing  – for Elephant Appreciation Day!

Day 23: How to Make a Unicorn Costume by Emma Jeffery from

Day 24: 16 Free Sewing Machine Cover Patterns by Mollyhall Seeley for AllFreeSewing

Day 25: How to Use an Embroidery Hoop by Krista Childers for AllFreeSewing

Day 26: Upcycled T-Shirt Flowers (No-Sew) by Smitha Katti from

Lace Edged Fingerless Gloves

Week 5 (September 27–10/1):

Day 27: How to Sew With Yarn by Krista Childers for AllFreeSewing

Day 28: Mini Christmas Gnome Stocking Tutorial by Rebecca George from Purple and Lime

Day 29: 8 Small Sewing Projects for Traveling by Rochelle from eSheep Designs

Day 30: 38 Modern Sewing Patterns for Women by Kaylee Pope for AllFreeSewing

PLUS: Best of National Sewing Month 2021!

Best of National Sewing Month 2021

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