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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Pieced Pillow

This is a great expansion on the patchwork pillow made in the Intro to Sewing class.  It is great for beginner sewists when we make it simply. Level: Beginner Time: about 2 class sessions Supplies: use all your scraps to make this pillow or purchase the following 1/4 yard of 4-5 fabrics (quilting cottons or …

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Standard Bed Pillowcase

This is a pillow case for your bed pillow and fits a standard size bed pillow.  This is a great beginner level sewing project. Level: Beginner Time: 1-2 sessions Supplies: 3/4 yd main fabric 1/4 yd cuff fabric 2” accent trim fabric (or get 1/8 yard to cut down to 2” wide in class) 1 …

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Wave Pillow

This is an intermediate to advanced level pillow with a beautiful pleated detail on the front. Level: Intermediate – Advanced Time: 2-3 sessions Supplies: 1 and 1/4 yard of cotton quilting weight fabric 16″ pillow form (this is the same size used in intro class if you want to swap out the pillow!) 1 spool …

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Fabric Kit Options

Firecracker Fabric has various fabric panels available.  Some are more beginner friendly with larger shapes and no tight curves or little legs.  Some are more complex.  The design is printed right on the fabric and student will follow directions on the fabric to make the item.  If you are not sure which panel would be …

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Stuffy/Plushy Patterns

This is a fantastic source of free stuffy sewing patterns.  Some of them we will need to modify as we do not have machine embroidery capabilities. But these patterns can be used as a starting point.  FREE PATTERNS HERE.  There are varried levels of complexity to these patterns, so if your child is still pretty …

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Monster Zipper Pouch Stuffy

Level: Advanced Beginner – Intermediate Time: About 2-3 sessions Supplies Needed: Fabric can be any woven (non-stretch) fabric – quilting cotton preferred, but a heavier fabric could also work 1/3 yard of main fabric 1/4 yard of fabric for legs (or use scraps) 9″ or longer regular all purpose zipper(NOT metal, not invisible, not separating) …

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Owl Stuffy

Level: Beginner Time: About 3 sessions Supplies: Fabric can be any woven (non-stretch) fabric – quilting cotton preferred, but a heavier fabric could also work • Body – 3/4 yard • Wings – 1/3 yard • Pocket – 1/4 yard • Fusible Fleece – 1 yard • 1 spool of all-purpose thread • 1 large bag of pillow stuffing/poly fill