National Sewing Circle is here to provide you with a variety of sewing project ideas for every skill level! With our step-by-step sewing tutorials, you can…
5 Last Minute Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids
Halloween is right around the corner, which means it’s time to start thinking about costume ideas for your kids! While there is always the option to buy a costume, making one can be so much more fun. Especially when the costume is easy enough for kids to help with the creating!
How to Make Pattern Weights
Using pattern weights can be a great alternative to pins depending on the type of fabric you are using. Ashely Hough demonstrates how to make pattern weights using large washers and circles of fabric.
How to Sew Your Dog a Coat
Learn how to take your dog’s measurements and draw a custom pattern to make a stylish coat that fits them perfectly and keeps them cozy. Nicki LaFoille shows you how.
How to Sew a Reusable Snack Bag
Learn how to sew reusable snack bags to save money and eliminate plastic trash. With just three supplies, you can stitch up this clear plastic sandwich bag in just a few minutes.
Make a Simple Kids Skirt with Contrasting Band
Learn how to make a cute kids skirt pattern based on individual measurements. Holly Willis takes you step-by-step through how to create the pattern, cut the fabric and construct the skirt in this fun and quick sewing project tutorial.
Sew a Sassy Strip Skirt with Drawstring Waist
Who doesn’t love a fun skirt? When I saw Ellen March’s video about making a strip skirt, I immediately realized I needed one in my life. The best thing about this skirt project is that it’s totally customizable. Instead of a maxi skirt I made one that falls to the knee. I didn’t have any fold over elastic on hand so I made a drawstring waist and I added some super cute patch pockets. You too can make a skirt that’s one of a kind – read on to learn more!
How to Sew an iPad Case with Applique Embellishments
Today it seems that most people have some kind of iPad, tablet or other device. This makes covers for those electronics the perfect gift for almost anyone. Learn how to sew an iPad case embellished with applique.
DIY Wrist Wallet
A wrist wallet can be an easy way to carry a key, some cash, or a card while out and about, especially if you are doing something that requires your hands to be free. Nicki LaFoille shows you step-by-step how to make a wrist wallet from knit fabric, complete with a zipper.