10 September 2011

Weekend DIY: 9 Sewing Projects for National Sewing Month

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National Sewing Month was first celebrated in 1982 with a proclamation from President Ronald Reagan declaring September as National Sewing Month “In recognition of the importance of home sewing to our Nation.” 

With the following projects you will not only indulge your passion for sewing but you will be eco-friendly because most of them rely on reusing, repurposing and upcycling. Happy sewing!

1. Oversized Hoodie
2. Upcycled Kindle Case
3. Makeup bag
4. Reverse Appliqué Tshirt
5. Felt Hydrangea Headband
6. Tohoku Tote
7. Back to School Jeans Skirt
8. Vintage Sheet Flag Bunting
9. Sail Away School Dress