7 Free Sewing Patterns for Beginners . Sewing 101

May 15, 2014 separator DIY Tutorial

Turban Headband by Dottie Adele at Shrimp Salad Circus

Valerie, the super sweet – and incredibly talented – mastermind behind Sewing 101 on Shrimp Salad Circus, just so happened to have an adorable baby who she calls AA. They’re a beautiful family, and the little man’s even a budding artist! Since I’m fairly wretched at sewing anything more than a straight line, you’ve probably noticed a hiatus in sewing posts. I’m actually working on teaching myself some more of the basics, but in the meantime, I wanted to share a handful of the cutest projects floating around for absolute beginners.

That’s right – these projects are all rated for novice sewists, so don’t be intimidated! They all feature a free pattern or don’t need one at all. Enjoy, and be sure to leave a comment on the individual project posts for the talented ladies who created them!

Little Girls’ Tutu Ballet Dress at It’s Always Autumn
Romantic Lace T-Shirt at Pearls & Scissors
Elephant Doorstop at Create Studio
Ten-Minute Cushions at Samelia’s Mum
P.S. Anorina – where the heck did you get that amazing sofa? L-O-V-E it!!!
Macaron Coin Purse at Craft Passion
Plus Size Tulle Skirt at Burda Style

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  2. Just catching up with blogs because of the aforementioned AA! Thank you so much for your sweet compliments! And this collection of tutorials – I’ve gotta whip me up a Romantic Lace T-shirt!

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