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How to Make a Circle Skirt Pattern

You’d be surprised how easy it is to whip up a cute and summery circle skirt with just a few basic tips and a pattern that you can customize to your measurements. Follow these instructions to create your own circle skirt pattern, and then check out the video below for tips on how to put…

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10 Different Patterns for Sewing Bags

There's a bag for every occasion, and we've got you covered on the patterns! Learn how to sew all kinds of bags at every skill level with the 10 patterns we've provided below. National Sewing Circle is also happy to feature some awesome bloggers from the sewing community in this article, including: Sew Much Ado, Sew What Alicia, MellySews, Ohoh Deco, and Life Sew Savory. So, start scrolling and see which bag pattern best fits your needs!

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When Did You First Start Sewing?

Sewing is such an important part of our lives and most of us have been doing it for many years. There’s nothing better than thinking back to the beginning, when we learned the ins and outs of our favorite craft. These moments are special to many of us because through sewing we developed special relationships…

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Fabric Focus 5-DVD Class Set

5-DVD Class Set: Fabric Focus This must-have sewing set will provide you with the tips and techniques needed to try out some of those fabrics you have been avoiding! Each of the instructors will show you techniques and inspiring new project ideas that are certain to expand your sewing knowledge and enjoyment. With over 8…

Home Projects 2-Class Set (DVD + Streaming Video)

2-Class Set: Home Projects (DVD + Streaming Video) Add to your current home décor or change up the style completely by adding new cushions and window treatments to your home. In this class set you will get two classes covering cushion rejuvenation and simplifying window treatments. With over three hours of instruction, you will learn…

Fabric Focus 5-Class Set (DVD + Streaming Video)

Bundle: Fabric Focus 5-Class Set (DVD + Streaming Video) This must-have sewing set will provide you with the tips and techniques needed to try out some of those fabrics you have been avoiding! Each of the instructors will show you techniques and inspiring new project ideas that are certain to expand your sewing knowledge and…

For the Home 7-Pattern Set

7-Pattern Set: Clothes to Enjoy Making projects for your home is a great way to update your décor without having to spend a lot of money. In this 7-pattern set, you’ll be able to decorate several rooms throughout your house by making placemats, mug rugs and table runners for your dining room and multiple pillows…

Fun Projects and Designer Details 4-DVD Set + Seam Ripper and Marker

4-DVD Set: Fun Projects and Designer Details + Seam Ripper and Marker Whether you want to make something for yourself, your family, your pet or your home- this four DVD set from National Sewing Circle has you covered. With over 5 hours of video instruction, you can learn step-by-step how to draft a pattern, make…

Clothes to Enjoy 8-Pattern Set

8-Pattern Set: Clothes to Enjoy If you like being able to wear and show off your latest sewing project, this 8-pattern set is for you. This pattern set includes eight clothing patterns to enjoy including everything from summer and winter slippers to multiple shirts, skirts and tanks. Included in this set are 8 separate patterns…

Drawing with Your Sewing Machine

Free motion drawing with your sewing machine is a fun and simple way to play around and get creative with your sewing projects. You can use any design you’d like, whether it’s your own creation or work you’ve seen somewhere and enjoyed (e.g. postcards, paintings, embroidery patterns). Depending which kind of project you’re making the…