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Clothing Sewing Patterns & Lessons

Free patterns and lessons to help you create your own, unique clothing items. Use our patterns and tutorials to boost your imagination. Create and customize your own patterns. Text and images © Christina Sherrod of CraftAndFabricLinks unless otherwise noted.


5 minute dress
5 Minute Dress

Use pre smocked & hemmed fabric to create a sun dress.

replace broken hook
Replace Bra Hook

Replace broken plastic hook with durable, metal hook. Bra or swim top.

attaching elastic

Learn how to attach elastic: waistband and swim suit.

free pajama pattern

Quick & easy. Learn to custom fit and alter style: skinny leg, flare, long, crop or cuffed.

shorten pants
Shorten Pants
Cut off excess hem, & re-hem to correct length. Easy!

super hero cape
Super Hero Cape

Sew or no-sew super hero cape. Add your child's initial.

drawstring pants instructions
Drawstring PJ's

Learn how to alter pants or a pants pattern to your desired waistline. Add a drawstring for a comfy fit.

match plaids
Match Plaids

Learn to match plaids perfectly.

make a robe

Use an existing sweatshirt or tee shirt pattern to create a robe pattern - complete with pockets!

repair bling

Care and repair of bling.

tee shirt bling pattern
Cowboy Bling

Adorable cowboy boots bling pattern. Provided by One Boy One Girl

school spirit shirt
School Spirit

Cut and embellish a tee shirt and show your school spirit.

applique clothing
Clothing Applique

Cut shapes from fabric, attach to fusible web, and iron to clothing.

ribbing instructions

When attached correctly, ribbing is beautifully finished inside & out.

reversible chemo hat
Chemo Cap

Reversible chemo hat. Quick and easy pattern. Make from cool cotton or soft flannel. Donated by Sew About Quilts

insulated shoe insert pattern
Insulated Soles

Add comfort to your feet! These insulated shoe inserts keep heat or cold out, making your feet more comfortable. Plus, the batting adds a bit of cushion.

polar fleece scarf pattern
Polar Fleece Scarf

Use your polar fleece scraps to create this warm and snuggly scarf. Patchwork style with border. Easy to make!

quilt block apron pattern

Large selection of apron patterns.

craft accessories
Craft Accessories

Visit our craft section for projects and lessons on jewelry, hair bows and other accessories.

St. Pat's Applique
St. Patrick's Day

Use applique and fabric paints. "Kiss Me I'm Irish" is on the shirt back. Patterns for shamrocks and letters included.

Clothing Tips

Learn to alter an existing pair of pants to create low slung pj's, or turn a sweatshirt pattern into a robe pattern - and add pockets! Use your scraps to make a snuggly polar fleece scarf or insulated soles for hiking boots. Add applique to tee shirts to create a custom look. Use quilt cottons or soft flannels to create a reversible chemo hat. Learn how to sew with elastic. Repair bling or broken swim bra hooks. Learn how to properly install ribbing. Learn these techniques from the patterns listed above.

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