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Madeline Knit Dress

This is a great intermediate to advanced pattern.  This is the free Madeline Dress pattern by Sweet Red Poppy . You can print this at home to use in class or we do have a copy if you forget, your student can trace a copy to use in class.  It’s a great opportunity to learn […]

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Basic Kids T-Shirt

This is a great intermediate pattern.  This is the free Anything But Basic Kid’s Tee pattern. You can print this at home to use in class or we do have a copy if you forget, your student can trace a copy to use in class.  It’s a great opportunity to learn about sewing with knits. 

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Animal Pillow

This animal pillow pattern is a great intermediate level project for the young sewist and will provide an opportunity to try out using fluffy/soft fabrics like fleece, create some intricate shapes and even insert a zipper!  Choose from a pig, lamb, rabbit or hedgehog.  If your child wants to get into making stuffies or has

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Leggings

This is a great intermediate pattern.  This is the Love Notions Free Leggins pattern. You can print this at home to use in class or we do have a copy if you forget your student can trace a copy to use in class.  It’s an great opportunity to learn about sewing with knits.  So for

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Zippered Hoodie

This is a great intermediate to advanced pattern. Pattern is available at the studio and student can trace a copy to use for this project. Available in size 2months- 12 years Level : Intermediate – Advanced Time Needed: 6-8 sessions  1 1/4 yards of the main fabric plus 1/2 yard to line the hood. This

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Bolster Pet Bed

Make a pet bed for your furry friend or to store all your stuffed animals at home! Level: Intermediate Time Required: About 5-6 sessions Supplies: Pet Bed Normal Size – interior finishes 21″  x 28″ (as in picture and sample) – see further down if you need a larger size 1 yard for interior pillow

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Olive Dress

The Olive Dress Pattern – needs to be purchased from Violet Fields Website in either kids or tween sizing.  You will then need to download and print the pdf (either print at home or have printed large scale from kinkos) Tween HERE Kids HERE The “Olive dress” comes in 2 size options 2T-10 and Tween

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Range Backpack

This is a great intermediate-advanced Noodlehead backpack bag pattern. Level: Intermediate-Advanced Time: 6-8 sessions Supplies: Range Backpack by Noodle Head available HERE – feel free to check if Firecracker has this pattern in stock.  If not, please download the PDF and print to bring to class!  the paper pattern can also be ordered directly from

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Making Backapack

This is an advanced bag from Noodlehead and a “real” structured backpack complete with foam cushioning inside.   It is not as “huge” as some of the school backpacks are out there but it is definitely a nice large size back pack! Level: Intermediate-Advanced Time: about 8 sessions Supplies: The Making Backpack pattern by Noodlehead available

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Pixie Dress

This is a dress pattern by Violet Field Threads Level: Intermediate to Advanced Time: 6-8 sessions Supplies: Purchase and download the pattern from the Violet Field Website. Pattern comes in 2 size ranges Kids size up to 10 HERE Tween size 10-16 HERE *You will then need to either print it on 8.5 x 11

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