Spring Sewing Projects
Embellish a pair of pillows with basic hand-embroidery stitches.Get the free pillow patterns here.
Use fusible and dimensional appliqué techniques to add textural petals.Get the free pillow pattern here.
Choose lime green and teal prints for the baskets and a gray print for the sashing to construct a pillow cover that has a modern feel.Get the free pillow pattern here.
Tweet Treat Pot Holders
Turn precut 10" squares into cute pot holders that make great gifts! Tuck a recipe into the pot holder pocket to give the recipient culinary inspiration.Get the free pattern here.
Stitch up a whole flock of chicks-they take so little time and not much fabric.Get the free pattern here.
Use these pincushion patterns to create handmade gifts for quilters. Select bits of ribbon, rickrack, and fabric from a memorable event, or choose trims in colors that complement sewing room decor.Get the free pincushion pattern here.
Use two easy stitches to create a lovely tulip design in redwork on a tea towel.Get the free pattern here.
Gather a selection of spring fabrics, make yo-yos, and secure them to foam eggs with buttons and bead-topped pins to create an easy holiday centerpiece.Get the free pattern here.
Garden Party Pillow
Arrange brightly colored hexagons to mimic flowers and leaves to create a pillow perfect for spring.Get the free pillow pattern here.
Keep a spool of thread, needles, and pins safe at hand in this embellished wool take-along.Get the free pattern here.
Picture It Lovely
Wool, cotton, and vintage buttons come together quickly as framed wall art with this basket of everlasting blooms.Get the free pattern here.
Crazy for Spring
This pillow combines patchwork pieces and hand embroidery with a stitched quote celebrating the season.Get the free pillow pattern here.
Make a sophisticated style statement on a budget with classic accent pillows.Get the free pillow patterns here.
La Petite Fleur
Hand-stitch the first blooms of spring from easy-to-work-with wool.Get the free pattern here.
Easy-to-create, machine-couched springtime tulips dance atop piped or bead-trimmed pillows.Get the free pillow pattern here.
Fabric Rosette Embellishments
Update a purchased cardigan, pillow, or decor item with fabric rosettes to give it a fashion-forward look.Get the free pattern here.
Folk Art Needle Case
Mix cotton, wool, and delicate beads for a needle with whimsical flowers.Get the free pattern here.
Butterfly Appliqué T-shirt
Spruce up a plain T-shirt with a scrappy, fusible butterfly appliqué. Mix and match appliqué colors and tees to make a design that suits your style.Get the free pattern here.