Economical Gifts to Sew for Everyone

Everything About Sewing Gifts

Gifts shouldn't be about breaking the bank. Gifts are to let someone know you are about them and you are thinking of them. What says that more than something specifically made for them or chosen for them because they sew? Sure, you can save money by sewing but the gift you create has so much more thought in it that it is going to be treasured for years. The occasions to sew a gift are endless!

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    Gifts to Sew for Guys

    free pattern and directions to sew an armchair remote control holder
    Arm Chair Remote Control Holder. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com

    Guys love a homemade gift as much as anyone else. Dive in to one of these free patterns to make the special guy in your life something special!

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    Sew a Nail Pouch for Dad
    Sew a Nail Pouch for Dad. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com

    What could tell Dad how much he is loved and appreciated, more than a homemade gift that he can actually use. You'll find many options using free patterns that are bound to bring a smile to dad's face here.

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    Sew Your Own Fabric Checkbook Cover
    Fabric Checkbook Cover. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com
    If you sew, you have scraps of fabric... and many, many great gifts that you can make using those scraps of fabric.
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    Sew A Mouse Toy for Your Cat
    Sew A Mouse Toy for Your Cat. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com
    When someone loves their pet, one of the best gifts you can give them is a gift for their pet. You'll find many free patterns and ideas here.
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    Free Pattern & Directions to Sew a Bitter Cold Face Warmer
    Fleece Face Warmer. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com
    Any one who lives where it gets cold, will love anything that helps them through the cold seasons and keeps them warm. You'll find gift choices for individuals , for keeping food warm and household gifts here.
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    Elf Costume Shoes
    Elf Costume Shoes. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com

    If you want to make slippers for everyone on your list, mass production sewing methods will expedite the job and keep everyone smiling. Choosing fabric that is appropriate for the recipient, makes any slipper pattern a custom made gift.

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    Wright's SideWinder - The Portable Bobbin Winder
    Wright's SideWinder - The Portable Bobbin Winder. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com
    Buy a gift for someone who sews can seem overwhelming if you don't know anything about sewing. This list is here to get you started shopping for a gift for that special person who sews.
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    Free Pattern and Directions to Sew A Fabric Baby Grab Ball
    Fabric Baby Grab Ball. Melissa Kadinger, Licensed to About.com
    Need a baby shower gift or have new babies to meet at the next family gathering? How about sewing for your local hospitals maternity floor? Most embrace any donations they receive. I was amazed to learn new mothers often have nothing to take that new bundle of joy home.
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    Create Easy to Fit Fabric with Elastic Thread
    Create Easy to Fit Fabric with Elastic Thread. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com
    Shrugs, nighties, sun dresses, shirts, skirts and more can make a wonderful gift... and easy on the budget by using a free sewing pattern.
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    Christmas Tree Ornament Collection
    Christmas Tree Ornament Collection. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com
    Sewing a homemade ornament or decoration may not seem like much at first but as that decoration gets unpacked year after year, you can't put a price tag on the memories the ornament will carry.
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    Ways to save money, mass production sewing and simple projects can get you through the last minute struggle that happens at gift giving times.
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    What little girl could possibly have too many doll clothes? There is always a reason for her doll to need a new outfit and you can supply that new outfit using scraps and these free patterns.
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    Sew Your Own Pocketbook
    Sew Your Own Pocketbook. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com
    Mom's cherish the things we make and sewing them a Mother's Day gift is just one way of letting her know how special Mom is to us.