Celebrate spring with sewing and quilting patterns to brighten up your wardrobe and your home.
Dear Sewing Superstar,
So long winter blues, spring has sprung, and we are here for it! Sunny skies and warm weather are such a welcome change this time of year, and this issue of We Like Sewing is full of easy, breezy projects for to stitch up for springtime.
Every spring wardrobe needs a special dress, and the Primrose Ruffle Sleeve Shirred Dress embodies the beauty of the season. Our version of the trendy nap dress, the Primrose Dress features a shirred bodice, ruffled straps, and a tiered maxi skirt. Perfect for light to medium-weight fabrics, this dress spans the seasons—wear it with a light cardigan sweater in the spring and all by itself in the summertime. Equally suited for lunch with the girls or a romantic date-night, pair the Primrose with your favorite pair of sandals and a stylish clutch for an extra hit of style.
Space is precious when traveling, so you’ll be thrilled with the Day Tripper Travel Neck Pillow project because it doubles as a bag! Tuck your phone away while you rest in comfort and style. Choose a cozy fleece and beautiful silk ribbons to make this a chic, one-of-a-kind project that will transform your travel experience from stressful to serene.
Kick plastic bags to the curb with two reusable tote patterns! The Peachy Keen Foldable Farmer’s Market Tote folds into its own zippered pouch, so it’s easy to toss in your purse or car just in case you need it. Along with goodies from the farmer’s market, use this versatile bag to tote your groceries, snacks, daily essentials, and more. The Peachy Keen tote is fun and easy to make, and a great way to embrace sustainable living.
Another option for a me-made bag is the Roll with It Easy Storage Tote. You’ll want to make several of these easy totes in bright, springy prints. The Roll with It Tote is easy to store because it rolls up and is fastened with an attached elastic loop. Great for moms on the go, students, and grocery shoppers. Compared to bulkier store-bought options, this tote takes up hardly any room and can be easily customized. Reusable bags also make great gifts!
If you’re looking for a modern baby quilt, you’ve come to the right place. The Color Crossing Modern Rail Fence Baby Quilt leaves the cutesy prints behind and incorporates rectangles of color against a simple background, bringing a sophisticated look to baby’s nursery. Dig into to your precut and fat quarter stash to make this beauty for the mom-to-be in your life. The Color Crossing quilt is a great choice for beginner quilters, too.
This issue features two quilt patterns, and the Brighter Days Ahead Irish Chain Quilt brings the luck of the Irish into your spring décor with the. This lap quilt pattern uses tiny nine-patch blocks to create the beloved Irish chain design. There’s a reason classic quilts are always in style, and you won’t be able to resist this one!
Bunnies and flowers—are there any more iconic symbols of spring? Say “Hoppy Easter” with this playful addition to your dining room; the Hop to It Embroidered Table Runner is perfect for Easter dinner. Featuring applique bunnies with pompom tails and hand-embroidered flowers, this whimsical table runner will become a treasured piece of holiday décor.
As always, We Like Sewing features handy, practical tutorials and articles: Discover our must-have quilting tools for beginners and learn 10 quick ideas to make mending easier. And check out our springtime sewing wish list—we love sharing new must-need products!
You don’t have to be an expert sewist or quilter to make any of the projects in this issue of We Like Sewing. Every pattern includes a detailed template, pattern notes, and a complete list of the tools and materials you need to succeed. Ready to create something beautiful? Let’s go!
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