It’s now officially winter and what better way to warm the hands and the heart than with some sweet sewing DIY ideas. Some are quick and easy while others will take a little longer – something for beginners and the pros!

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What is the one project that most sewing enthusiasts like to master? Yep the patchwork quilt.  Often seen as a tedious and challenging project this one from See Kate Sew has an easy little tip to get the look of a pieced quilt. We love the gold binding too.

DIY sewing

Leafy Treetops have this beaut little tutorial for organising and storing your cords. A nice, easy tutorial, perfect for using up those odd fabric scraps. A snap button would also work if you didn’t have velcro handy.

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We all love a good fashion accessory and these funky clutches from The Fashion Carousel are fairly fuss free.  We are also loving the wintery fabrics they have used. This would make a fabulous gift.

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What a way to bring the outdoor in during the chilly months. Love, love, love this fabric planter from Crafthunter; the perfect excuse to stock up on some indoor plants.

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There would be dozens of little people out there that would love these gorgeous stegosaurus socks. And they really aren’t that difficult to do.  Happy Together shows you how easy it is with this sewing project.

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So there isn’t actually a lot of sewing required with this project so its a good beginners one.  As long as you (or someone you know) is handy with a drill, you are all set.  Courtesy of A Beautiful Mess.

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Ok so its technically a summer dress but what are the winter months for if not dreaming of the warmer weather? The blouson style of this dress is very elegant. Check out how at One Little Momma.

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This next project would make a sweet gift for a new baby. Domesticesq shows you how to create a perennial favourite toy a.k.a the ring stacker.  You could experiment with textured fabric (such as fur or satin) to add another element to this toy.

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The Purl Bee has a very comprehensive tutorial on how to create these fab lunch bags. Just grab yourself some sturdy fabric (we like the use of denim in this project) and get sewing. Perfect!

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There has been many times when we’ve seen gorgeous material and thought ‘that would look great on my bed’.  Now you can with this easy to follow sewing tutorial for a doona cover.  Courtesy of Tiny Sidekick.

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A sweet project idea for the little birdie in your home!  Check out the pattern and instructions at Llevo el invierno and you’ll be flapping those wings in no time. {Cheats tip} If you really didn’t want to sew it,  you could also use glue.

DIY sewing

We had to include this project because why can’t an adult have a tulle skirt? Relive your childhood with this adorable project from Bowties and Baubles – pair it with black for an elegant and edgy evening wear outfit. Love it!

DIY sewing

If you like these project ideas, don’t forget to follow us on pinterest. We regularly pin creative DIY’s that we (and our followers) love.  Also, we would like you to share any fabulous ideas that you’ve tried and tested. Leave us a comment below.

 

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