Commemorate National Sewing Month and freshen up your home with these easy projects.
Warm up your Singers, because September is National Sewing Month. We have found some unique home sewing DIYs that you are sure to love because they're easy and beautiful!
These fabulous striped curtains from Blooming Homestead make a bold window statement that you can proudly take credit for creating.
You can never have enough coasters around, right? They're great for protecting your tabletops and these cute denim coasters are upcycled from an old pair of jeans and embellished with your favorite ribbon.
Pin Tucked Duvet Cover
A duvet can easily become the most expensive piece of a bed set. Make this stylish and inexpensive duvet and save yourself some cash. This project from Thrifty & Chic can be completed by beginners — two sheets of your choice sewn together will enclose an old comforter and transform the design of any bedroom. The puckering details add a glamorous look to this simple duvet cover.
These gorgeous pillows are another contribution from Thrifty & Chic to go with your new duvet cover. Decor pillows are a tried and true way to flex your sewing skills and jazz up your living space. These pillows can be easily constructed by beginners, and more advanced sewers will enjoy the pinching and knotting that create the puckered look.
Patio Furniture Cushions
Don't forget about the joys of outdoor living — give your patio furniture a new look with new seat cushions in your favorite colors. Sew them yourself in no time at all with these easy instructions.
Custom Ottoman Slipcover
Here's a great tutorial that shows how easy it can be to stitch new life into an old ottoman. Don't buy new furniture, become a DIY slipcover master!