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Pattern Ideas

Free patterns to learn how to sew, crochet, knit, which also include easy no-sew tutorials with pictured instructions on how to make. These make great homemade gifts and DIY projects to learn with beginner to advanced patterns.

12 How to Sew Ruffles the Easy Way

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Free ruffle patterns perfect for gift giving or decorating your home. These free patterns will help you to be sewing ruffles in no time at all. Ruffles are so feminine and so lovely!  These patterns make excellent homemade gifts from the heart that will stand the test time! {{wink}} The Tip Junkie Creative Community has 524 Gifts to Sew and Make with free patterns and pictured instructions to …

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8 Christmas Cross Stitch Patterns

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Free Christmas cross stitch patterns perfect for gift giving or decorating for the holidays. These beginner cross stitch patterns will help you learn how to cross stitch as well as printable patterns for more advanced designs.    Cross stitch patterns are so lovely and stand the test of time!  These patterns make excellent homemade gifts from the heart that will stand the …

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11 Easy Fleece Projects to Make

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Fleece is one of the easiest fabrics to sew and work with. You can make such fun projects, accessories, and gifts when you sew fleece. To get you inspired, here are 11 easy gifts to make with fleece {a sewing how to}. Tip Junkie has 167 fleece patterns including over 314 free patterns all with pictured tutorials to learn or how to make.  You can always search …

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18 Easy DIY Halloween Masks

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You are going to love these Easy DIY Halloween Mask tutorials! We’ve found our favorite Halloween mask tutorials that are perfect to pair with a great costume or just to wear alone. It’s amazing what a difference a Halloween Mask can make to accentuate your costume, or to stand alone. These Halloween mask ideas include clown mask, alien mask, funny masks, party masks, …

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17 Easy Crochet and Knitting Patterns for Kids

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Today I’m hooking you up with 17 easy crochet and knitting patterns all with pictured instructions on how to make the most lovely homemade gifts and wearable items for kids. Use these free patterns to create your own homemade gifts in fun styles.  These how to crochet and how to knit patterns include fingerless hair bows, boat shoes, mary janes, blankets, beanies, scarves, mermaid cocoon, …

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17 Easy Crochet and Knitting Patterns for Kids

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Today I’m hooking you up with 17 easy crochet and knitting patterns all with pictured instructions on how to make the most lovely homemade gifts and wearable items for kids. Use these free patterns to create your own homemade gifts in fun styles.  These how to crochet and how to knit patterns include fingerless hair bows, boat shoes, mary janes, blankets, beanies, scarves, mermaid cocoon, …

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10 Fun Ways to Celebrate Sewing Machine Day!

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If you love sewing, or want to learn to sew, TODAY is your day! We are celebrating SEWING MACHINE DAY, and we want you to join us! Do you like celebrating year round? If you don’t like to wait for major national holidays to roll around, then start celebrating the lesser known holidays {like Sewing Machine Day!} Did you know that just …

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20 Crocheted Gifts to Make That We Adore

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Today I’m hooking you up with 20 crochet Christmas gifts patterns all with pictured instructions on how to make the most lovely homemade gifts and wearable items.  Use these free patterns to create your own homemade Christmas gifts in fun styles.  These crochet pattern free include fingerless gloves, beanies, scarves, zip pouch and headband.   Not only will the recipient love the christmas gift they’ll love …

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17 DIY Fabric Flowers to Make

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I adore fabric flowers!  So here are 17 beautiful fabric flowers to make to add to headbands, purses, shirts, children’s clothing, or even to add as a present topper.  These fabric flower tutorials include how to make fabric rosettes, rolled fabric flowers, roses, and even felted flowers. We’ve taken away all the guess work on how to make a fabric flower with …

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22 DIY Earrings Tutorials That Knocked Our Socks Off

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How to make earrings with these gorgeous pictured DIY earring tutorials which include stud earrings, big hoop earrings, dangle earrings, that you can make out of fabric, wire, crochet, and even clay! We’ve taken away all the guess work on how to make earrings with these incredible tutorials. For even more jewelry ideas Tip Junkie’s Creative Community has over 194 tutorials.  You can …

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15 Easy Projects for Beginning Sewers

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You’ll love these 15 easy sewing projects that are perfect sewing machine projects for beginners!  If you’re just learning how to sew or want an easy pattern that you can quickly whip up, then check out these easy sew projects for the home, simple bags and even clothing! We’ve taken away all the guess work on beginner sewing projects with these incredible tutorials.  For even more ways to …

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23 Tote Bag Templates

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You’ll love these beautiful tote bag pattern, tote bag design tutorials, and even tutorials on how to make a tote. Each tote bag pattern is unique and has it’s own simple tutorial with pictures on how to make it!  Perfect for homemade gifts for yourself, friends, Christmas, and teacher appreciation week.  The Tip Junkie Creative Community has 89 free handbag, purse, and clutch patterns templates and …

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