This year my 10-year-old and 11-year-old kids are both dressing up as knights. I sewed their knight costumes to create their exact specifications. Don't sew? Scroll down to the end of the post for instructions on how to make a no-sew DIY knight costume alternative. You might also enjoy this tutorial on how to make a king costume. Easy-Sew Knight Costume … [Read more...] about Easy Sew DIY Knight Costume with a No-Sew Knight Costume Option!
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Tutorial and free 18 inch doll printable shirt pattern that is so simple even kids can sew it! Fits American Girl Dolls and other 18 inch dolls. My girls even put these shirts on their Bitty Babies! My girls adore the American Girl dolls Mike's mom and grandma gave them for Christmas a few years back. The dress them and un-dress them. This summer we channeled that love … [Read more...] about Easy And Free 18 Inch Doll Printable Shirt Pattern
My kids love dragons, so this summer I created this felt dragon toy sewing pattern for them. This project is possible for a beginner with some guidance, but definitely easier for a more advanced sewer! Find more sewing tutorials for all ages and abilities. Summer vacation is the perfect time to sew with your kids! I love using felt to sew with children, because it … [Read more...] about Dragon Toy Sewing Pattern
Child-designed projecst are my favorite hand sewing projects for beginners. Learn how to help kids design patterns with this simple beginning sewing project. Hand Sewing Projects for Beginners That Kids Design Two years ago, I wrote about how to teach kids to design and sew toys based on drawings. Today I'm joining Sew a Softie again to show you how this process can … [Read more...] about Hand Sewing Projects for Beginners That Kids Design
This tunic sewing pattern is so simple that a child can sew it in no time! Fun and easy to fit to your particular build. Free pattern and tutorial. My girls love to sew. This tunic top requires only four seams, and it's incredibly comfy! We've made several variations, and my girls wear these tops all the time. I have a couple that I wear, too, although I finish the … [Read more...] about The Magical Four Seam Tunic Sewing Pattern My Girls Love