PatternPile is a resource for finding practical and fun-to-sew patterns for accessories to wear and use at home. Beginner to intermediate sewing projects for bags, hats, holidays, and household soft goods.
A free sewing tutorial from Crafty Birdy A free sewing tutorial from Crafty Birdy for sewing your own zippered canvas ski tote. Sewing Supplies: 1+3/8 yards exterior fabric A (54″ wide) heavy duty canvas, denim, upholstery or outdoor fabric 3/4 yards exterior fabric B (54″ wide) 2+ yards lining fabric – canvas/denim etc. (optional) heavy duty upholstery thread x 2 spools one package of piping or make your own (optional) 1/4 yard or scraps of heavy duty interfacing 72″ uphol
with Serger Pepper + Debbie Shore This cross-body bag sewing project is absolutely ideal for re-using existing textiles such as nylon, velvet, decorator, upholstery, twill, canvas, tweed, as its color-blocked design makes this sewing project an excellent scrap-buster. Creating one-of-a-kind handbags doesn’t have to be complicated and expensive! Get the Pattern How to Cut and Sew Bias Binding – by Debbie Shore: “Here I show you how I cut my strips, fold, and sew bias binding