NEW! Plus Size Girls and Boys Swimwear Sewing Patterns

| April 11, 2018

Plus size boys swim trunks come in two size ranges — 8-10-12 and 14-16 and gives 3 lengths to choose from.  Your boys will be swimming in style when you use these perfect fitting sewing patterns. The plus size girls bathing suits are AWESOME with two patterns to choose from!  The 3-piece mermaid swim suit […]

Shape-A-Dart – Fits Patterns to YOUR Cup Size

| April 3, 2018

For a fit that flatters – use the Shape-A-Dart on commercial patterns to adjust the cup size to YOUR cup size.         Why use the Shape-A-Dart tool? Misses size patterns are made with a standard “B” cup and half sizes are made with a standard “C” cup. If you wear a Misses […]

How To Organize Your Sewing Time

| March 27, 2018

If you’re like us, there really needs to be at least 48 hours a day in order to get some stuff done! However, since we only have 24 hours, part of which we really do need to sleep a little, do housework, cook, take care of kids’ activities, our own activities and errands, etc, we […]

How To Sew Synthetic Leather

| March 20, 2018

Vinyl leathers are quite fashionable and may be found in all fabric departments.  These simulated leathers have a grained-leather appearance and are backed with cotton knit, which gives some stretch to the fabric.  They actually have the look and feel of genuine leather, are washable and easy to care for.  Do not dry clean vinyl. […]

50% Off “500 Kwik And Easy Sewing Tips” Book – Now $4.98!

| February 27, 2018

Learn to sew faster, better and easier with this book.  Many of these time savers are so simple, you’ll wonder why you never thought of them before.  500 Kwik & Easy Sewing Tips contains the best of customer hints and tips accumulated over 25 years.  Spiral binding makes it easy to turn to each tip […]

Easy To Make Pockets

| February 20, 2018

Pockets can easily be added to most of the garments you make, regardless of whether or not the original pattern has pockets, or you can add patch pockets to purses, tote bags, beach bags – whatever you’d like. Many variations, kinds, and sizes can be made, once you know the basics of how to make […]

60% off Last Few Sewing Repair Books

| February 13, 2018

SewWithSarah is converting all of our “physical” books to downloadable ebook format, so the LAST FEW print copies of Sewing Machine Repair For The Home Sewer, Serger Repair For The Home Sewer, and The Complete Guide To Treadle Sewing Machines books have been marked down 60% — regular price $24.95, now $9.98 – while they […]

How To Make Pleats

| January 30, 2018

Pleats can be rather daunting at times, and if you’re not familiar with the terms knife pleat, box pleat or continuous pleats, it might be scary when you know you want pleats of some kind in a garment or in a craft item. Pleats are folds in the fabric that provide controlled fullness.  Pleating may […]

EASY Reversible Headband And Ear Warmer Pattern

| January 23, 2018

This has been a very cold winter stretching all the way into “sunny” Florida, where temperatures have been dipping into the teens.  Help!! Protect your ears with this easy fleece headband/ear warmer combo. Follow the easy step by step instructions and make several of the headband/ear warmers in no time at all!  Very easy to […]

FREE Craft Pattern – Vintage Wrap Collar Apron!

| December 6, 2017

As the title suggests, the “wrap” collar is just that – a separate collar piece that attaches to the apron with the decorative buttons in the front. This VintageWrapCollarApron is a downloadable epattern with full size pattern pieces and we’re giving it away for FREE! This vintage wrap collar apron is a breeze to make […]