Bite Sized Sewing – Free Patterns and Tutorials for the Beginner Sewer

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If you are a beginner sewer, then you have come to the right place. Here you will find short, easy, manageable sewing tutorials to boost and build your sewing confidence (insert Happy Dance). Book mark this page for reference because all of these sewing tutorials are free and stored here in one place.

30 Minute Patchwork Pillow

Pillows are everywhere which is why they make for a great start to sewing.


Crafty Essentials Zipper Pouch

Don’t be scared of zippers any longer. This tutorial teaches you how to sew a zipper so easily you might even be able to sew it with your eyes closed after the first try (no promises).


1-Hour Faux Patchwork Quilt with Piped Edges

No one will ever know your quilt is faux!


Towel Square

DIY Ruffle Hand Towel

Adding embellishments to existing items, like hand towels, is a great way for beginner sewers to get their feet wet because not much time is required.


Heart Tank Top Embellishment

Tees are another great item to embellish for first time sewers. The options are endless!

A Line Knit Skirt Pattern

Learn to make an A line skirt pattern in five minutes with this tutorial. Versatile because you can make it for a child or adult.

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How to Make a Baby Quilt

Follow these easy instructions to make an easy quilted baby blanket with chevrons.

30 Minute Bow Belt 2 square

 30 Minute Bow Belt