A seamstress I am not, but I still find it enjoyable to get out the sewing machine every once in a while, or create something that involves a little hand sewing.
Today I'm sharing a few tutorials for handmade gifts that involve simple sewing. Nothing outrageous. Just simple.
Hand Sewn Journals – Martha Stewart
Image via Martha Stewart
Lavender pillows @ A Delightful Home
Heart Felt pocket warmers @ Sun Scholars
Bath Tea Bags @ A Delightful Home
Easy Wash Cloth @ Spoonful of Sugar
Easy Snack Bags @ Angry Chicken
Beginner Clutch or Make Up Bag @ That Morris Family
If you want more simple tutorials, or you'd like to learn to sew, I encourage you to check out Sewing School 101: Simple Tips to Get Your Stitching.
It's full to the brim with straight-forward, easy-to-follow instructions.
Nicole has created wonderful tutorials that teach the basics of sewing, but also help you create real products you will want to use in your home, including a simple pennant banner and a refashioned tank top.
I love how everything is broken down into simple steps and lots of color photos are included to help make everything easy to understand.
Creative Bug has some amazing looking online classes, too. Start with a free trial now!
Do you sew?
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This is Day 19 in the 31 Days of Simple, Homemade Gifts Series.