1. Vintage Apron

    Make a vintage inspired half apron with adorable contrasting fabric and rick rack. Adding hand embroidery gives it an extra detail and makes it more charming and unique. Make one for yourself or for a gift.
  2. Minky Baby Blanket

    See how easy it is to make a minky baby blanket. This soft, cuddly blanket makes for a great baby gift and can be done in an afternoon.
  3. Embroidery Hoop Ornament

    With a few supplies, you can create a simple embroidery hoop ornament that makes great gifts for friends and family. Keep it simple with unique fabric or make your own design with hand embroidery!
  4. Christmas Stocking

    Learn how to make your own festive Christmas stocking with our free pattern download and tutorial.
  5. Boot Cuff

    Add some style to your winter fashion with upcycled boot cuffs made from an old sweater.
  6. Detachable Collar

    Make an easy detachable collar for adding to other shirts for an extra pop of fashion without adding extra bulk. You can make one with an existing pattern or using an existing shirt for a pattern. This is a great way to use fabric in your fabric stash.
  7. Pet Costume – Viking Edition

    Dress your favorite small pet as a fearsome Viking by downloading our free pattern. Our Viking costume can be created with felt and a few embellishments.
  8. Tulle Skirt

    Delicate and beautiful, this tulle skirt is perfect for costumes and holiday parties. We show you how to create your own pattern and sew it all together.
  9. Baby Bunny Beanie

    Keep babies heads warm in this fleece baby beanie. Add some whimsy by adding an adorable face and bunny ears. Download our free pattern and watch a free construction demo.
  10. Picnic Blanket

    Summers are made for enjoying the outdoors and this fun picnic blanket project won't take you long at all. Make one of these, fold it up into a convenient tote, and be on your way to your favorite park or beach outing.
  11. Wallet

    Keep your cash and cards secured in this fabric wallet. We show you how to create your pattern pieces and the assembly of this fun project.
  12. Sunglass Holder

    Use scraps in your fabric stash to make this protective sunglass holder. We show you how to make a simple pattern and then how to sew it together.


Starting in 2009, the Professor Pincushion team had a vision of creating a sewing tutorial website in which beginners could learn and master the art of sewing. Our site launched in March of 2010 and we have since produced over a hundred sewing related tutorials that cover everything from sewing basics to fun and original projects. Regardless of the subject, we always strive to create HD quality videos that takes the viewer step by step through each process so that nothing is left out and the mystery behind learning to sew is revealed to all.

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