Want to give the ones you love something handmade this year? Gifts that don’t require a lot of time or effort? Then I have some excellent DIY gift ideas that you can sew quickly and are sure to impress.
Sew a pair of mittens
Check out all my mittens sewing tutorials.
Sew a hat
Making a hat or beanie as a gift is the perfect scrapbuster. Plus it’s something useful, which are the best gifts if you ask me!
I have 4 Sewing PDF Patterns For Knit Hats that can all be sewn in less than an hour.
Plus you can turn an old sweater into a beanie, and everyone will think you knitted it.
Also, check out my knit hat sewing tutorials.
Make a Turtleneck Bib
Turtleneck bib, or dickies as they are also known, has made a big comeback lately. So why not sew one yourself, which is way quicker than knitting one.
DIY Runner Belt
The perfect gift to active friends. This expandable runner belt is super easy to make. No pattern is required and you can use leftover notions and fabric scraps.
How To Make a Running Belt (Illustrated Step-By-Step Tutorial + Video)
Sew a simple buff
Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced sewist, these handmade gifts are sure to bring joy and warmth to your loved ones. And why not make some of these for yourself too.
Happy Holidays and a Crafty New Year 🧵