From hand-sewing projects to beginner-friendly crafts, you will never run out of ideas with this ultimate list of sewing projects from Columbus, OH teacher Nikki D…
Sewing is an art that is thousands of years old, and it’s a fun, amazing skill to learn! If you can sew, you can turn your ideas into impressive creations – and make useful, fun items that you can use, wear, and play with every day!
I get messages every day from students seeking sewing lessons. They are usually beginners who have no idea where to start, or students with a little experience who aren’t sure how to bring their ideas to life.
Whether you’re a total beginner or have some experience with sewing, I have compiled the ultimate list of sewing projects from around the internet. Take a look through the list and see if you can find some inspiration. Find a project that appeals to you, and then, get started on a brand-new, exciting sewing project!
Sewing Projects for Beginners
Practice the basic sewing stitches with these sewing projects for beginners. We’ve included some clothing projects along with some DIY craft ideas. If you get stuck, ask your teacher for help! Stick with it, and you’ll have some fun new creations to share with your friends and family.
Easy Circle Wrap Skirt
From the Crafting Chicks
This is a great beginner-friendly sewing project with step-by-step directions from the Crafting Chicks. This project is adapted from the equally easy Circle Skirt.
5-Minute Infinity Scarf
From Sweet C’s Designs
Cold-weather necessity or fashion-forward accessory, it seems like scarves are always in. Learn to make your own circle scarf with this tutorial from Sweet C’s Designs.
Easy Fabric Heart Coasters
From Thirty Handmade Days
Whether you’re looking for a cute gift idea or you want to make a pair for yourself, this is an easy project for beginners, and another fun way to use extra scraps.
Easy Sewing Projects for Kids
Is your child learning to sew? Help your son or daughter practice their sewing skills and build confidence with these sewing projects for kids. We’ve included tutorials from around the web, including items you can make for your kids, and easy projects that children can do, too!
From It’s Always Autumn
You can make these monsters by hand or with a sewing machine!
Sweet & Skinny Ruffled Headband
From Flamingo Toes
This creative project is perfect for adults and kids.
From a Girl and a Glue Gun
What’s better than a regular scarf? A scarf with pockets!
Quick Sewing Projects
Feeling crafty but short on time? These quick sewing projects are just what you need!
From Angry Chicken
There may come a time when your child will want to dress her doll up as a mermaid. Hey, it could happen, and with this tutorial, you will be prepared!
Easy Drawstring Bag
From Sew Kate Sew
Keep small items organized with these easy-to-make drawstring bags.
Reusable T-Shirt Bag
Here’s another great way to re-purpose old clothing items.
No sewing machine? No problem! There are lots of fun items you can sew by hand! Find your next creative endeavor with these hand sewing projects.
Dolls, Animals, and Patterns
If you like cute, tiny animals you will love this website and these hand-sewing tutorials.
Bean Bag Birds
From The Handmade Adventures of Captain Crafty
Another fun sewing project to make for kids or animal enthusiasts, learn to make these bean bag birds.
Sewing Project Ideas
We’re not finished yet! Here are some sewing project ideas to give you some inspiration for things you can create with a needle and thread!
Moon and Cloud Pillows
Want to sleep with your head in the clouds? These moon and cloud pillows are out of this world, and will add a cute, comfy touch to any bedroom set.
Now that you have the ultimate list of sewing projects, from hand-sewing projects to ideas for kids, why don’t you pick some of your favorites and try them out? Happy sewing!