17 Free & Easy Sewing Patterns for Beginner Sewists
October 28, 2020 - By Ashley Johnston 91 Comments
Easy Sewing Patterns for Beginners (Free)
These free sewing patterns for beginners are the perfect way to get started on your sewing journey. To get even more tips on how to learn how to sew, enter your email address below to get added to our newsletter.
This square circle skirt can be whipped up in just 20 minutes and if you use a knit fabric, you don't even have to hem the edges. It's the perfect beginner sewing project if you're just learning how to sew.
This sewing pattern has complete DIY instructions and is designed with ease in mind, even if you only have the most basic sewing skills. No matter what level you are on your sewing journey, there's an apron pattern for you.
This DIY fabric top hat has a free sewing pattern in three different sizes, which means there's a size for everyone! Use different colored fabric and you can make a hat for nearly any holiday with your sewing machine and a little bit of creativity.
These flutter sleeves are so cute and take nearly no effort with your sewing machine. They look darling on a little girl's dress or add a sweet touch to a plain shirt. The little girls in your family will love them!
Your little girl's dolly needs some panties. Instead of paying the high prices at the doll store, check out this free sewing pattern. If you're interested in learning how to sew, this is a great, easy project to start with - the instructions are so easy to follow.
This women's beach cover up uses different stitch types, including a rolling hem, so it's a great way to test out the features of your sewing machine. It's available in four different sizes and is the perfect accessory for swim season.
This cute fishy purse uses plenty of fabric scraps so it's the perfect way to use up some of your stash. With your sewing machine, it can be finished in no time flat, no matter what level sewist you are.
The cutest baby and toddler tie pattern is easy to create and even easier to match to dress up clothes. It's perfect for kids up to size 3T and is adorable when paired with a button down shirt and some baby suspenders.
This dress tutorial can be modified to fit from toddler size, all the way up to size 8. The sewing pattern also comes with two different sleeve styles for a full custom look, no matter what level sewist you are.
Celebrate the superheroes with this adorable and fun superhero cape set! It even comes with a chest plate, to complete the superhero look. Every kid in your family will love this budget friendly dress up outfit.
An I Spy bag is the perfect way to keep kids busy in church, at a restaurant or anywhere else. Make one yourself with this free sewing pattern, some fabric and your sewing machine. Don't forget to find a small collection of toys to include in it!
Ashley Johnston is a professional DIY costume maker, sewist, crafter, and owner of Make It & Love It. She is a mom of 5 and a wife to a very patient (with the craft clutter) husband. In case you’re wondering, she always chooses crafting/sewing/designing over mopping/dusting/wiping base boards……but bathrooms/laundry/full bellies are always attended to. Whew!