Where to Find Cross Stitch Patterns – Plus 20 Patterns Where is the best place to find cross stitch patterns? The answer is easy! The internet! But seriously there are so many great patterns for cross stitch on the internet. More specifically my favorite place to find patterns is on Etsy. Which is why I put together this list of 20 of my favorite cross stitch
10+ Succulent Patterns that Don’t Suck Succulents are all the rage. I absolutely love them and all the projects that this trend has sparked! I have put together a fun collection of sewing tutorials that involve succulents. These patterns are for sewing, embroidery, and cross stitch. I love looking on Etsy for all the fun patterns because I think people are so creative and I
Fabric Baby Blocks Sewing Tutorial We have covered a lot of different topics here on the blog but today I want to talk about something that we have never broached! The Y seam! It sounds intimidating and scary but I promise it really isn’t! This isn’t a seam that you use very often but it can be a necessary skill for certain projects like today’s
Easy Embroidery Flower Tutorial Alright we have one more contributor to introduce!! I was so excited when Olivia from Pumpkin Hollow Quilting applied to share her amazing skills with us! She has a fun shop on Etsy. Make sure you head over and give her some love!! Without further ado here is an easy embroidery flower tutorial from Olivia!
How to Paper Piece for Beginners I am excited to have another new face around here. Michelle from Creative Blond is going to be sharing some awesome paper piecing tutorials! We are going to start at the beginning and go through the very basics of paper piecing. I can’t wait for these fun tutorials! Here is how to paper piece for beginners with Michelle. Make
10+ Easy Paper Piecing Patterns Foundational Paper Piecing, or FPP for short, can be a fun way to make pictures with fabric. It can seem really intimidating but I promise it is not as hard as it may seem! Here are ten easy paper piecing patterns that will help you get in the swing of piecing and give you confidence in your quilting skill!
Hello Summer Sweet Embroidery Pattern and Tutorial I am seriously SO excited to introduce you to Sarah who will be sharing her awesome embroidery and sewing knowledge with us here at Sew What Alicia! She is just one of the awesome people I found when I reached out to you all looking for contributors! Her work is amazing and I just had to have her
How to Sew a Doll Shirt and Pants Is there anything more fun than dressing up your doll (as a kid of course I would never dress dolls up, I mean I don’t do that…)?? I have been trying to think of fun things to sew with my fabric stash and as I was making a pillowcase dress I thought how cute would it be
10+ Fruity Summer Sewing Project Ideas Summer is in the air and my favorite thing about summer is all the fresh fruit! Here in California we have a fruit stand on just about every corner and I couldn’t love it more! So I thought we would put my two loves (sewing and fruit) and put them together for a fun fruity summer sewing project ideas
How to Sew a Ruffle Zipper Pouch You know I love my zipper pouches. Today I wanted to share a fun curved pouch with a ruffle because we all love a ruffle right?? This tutorial assumes you have a basic knowledge of adding a zipper, if you don’t check out my easy zipper pouch tutorial for a more in depth zipper explanation. Here is how