General Decor

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Blue Jeans Box
Uses denim and bandana print fabrics. Fits boutique size box of tissue.

Skill level: Easy
Designed by
Vera Doshier
Buttons & Butterflies
Beautiful buttons are a sight to behold. However, buttons framed by embroidered ribbons and lace butterflies on a backdrop of silk dupioni lets you enjoy every single one in your collection.
Designed by
Marlis Bennett
Calico Chicks
Scraps of calico fabric. Measures 3" tall.

Skill level: Easy
Designed by
Lucille Hutslar
Classic Coaster Set
Protect your table tops with this set of decoratively stitched slip-on and hemstitch coasters with a coordinating pitcher coaster and a bread basket muffin cozy. It's perfect for yourself or to give as a gift! Coasters are approximately 4" across. Pitcher coaster is approximately 10" across, and the muffin cozy is approximately 15" across when lying flat.

Skill level: Easy
Designed by
Ann Brown
Daisy Decor
Uses lightweight muslin and gingham fabrics. Fits standard size commode and tank.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Judith Coggburn
Tasseled Valance Panels
Tasseled valances are easy to sew in coordinated cotton prints. Each valance panel size is approximately 12 1/2" x 16 1/2", excluding tassels.

Skill level: Beginner
Designed by
Marian Shenk
"Upsy Daisy" Garden Quilt
Gardening provides the inspiration for this wall quilt. Early spring is the perfect time to start making plans for your dream garden. These fabric flowers are guaranteed to bloom and never need to be watered! Simple piecing and appliqués are the secret to this successful floral quilt. Finished Size: 24 inches x 36 inches.
Designed by
Michele Crawford
A Touch of Rust
This lodge-look wall hanging adds a Christmas touch to your country decor!

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Dorothy Egan
Annie Angel Doll
This primitive little angel doll with her gauze wings, pastel and vintage embroidered linen apron will comfort and watch over someone you love. Finished angel doll size is approximately 14".

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Karen Mead
Bed Caddy
This handy bedside caddy is perfect for storing your reading, glasses, a magazine and the television remote control. Finished bed caddy size is 13" x 18".
Designed by
Cheryl Fall for Coats & Clark
Button-Up Window Panels
Plan to line tabbed window panels with a coordinating fabric and achieve two window treatments with half the time and money! Finished panel size is 24" x 42", excluding tabs.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Carol Zentgraf
Cat Tails
Stitched in bright colors, this polar-fleece cat mat will add a fresh touch to your room decor and help to keep pet hair under control. This e-pattern was originally published in the March 2009 issue of Sewing Savvy magazine.

Size: 18" x 18".

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Laura Dollar
Cheery Checks Catch-All
Dress up an inexpensive container for presentation of whatever you may be giving -- cookies, fruit, kitchen items or flowers. If made with items on hand it costs less than a purchased gift bag! Finished project size is approximately 5" x 10".

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Chris Malone
Classic Elegance Valance
The two fabrics used for this valance are pleasingly coordinated, but they could be very different for a major change in decor. Finished valance size is approximately 53 1/2" x 13 1/2".

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Marian Shenk
Closet Sweet Scent-Sations
Freshen your closets and your drawers with these easy-sew and sweetly scented sachets made from scraps of linen and silk organza. Fill them with your favorite potpourri--one that repels moths if desired. While you stitch up your own set, make extras to give for birthday, shower or wedding gifts.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Pam Archer
Elegant Dining Chairs
Dress up your dining room for an elegant dinner party this holiday season. The seat cover is adjustable to fit any size dining chair. The back cover is 17" x 19".
Designed by
Jean Knudsen for Viking Sewing Machine Co.
Heirloom Handkerchief Accents
Pull out that collection of hankies stashed in your drawer and use them to stitch a soft valance and pillow accents. Finished size 22" x 88".

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Connie Matricardi
Holly All Around
Deck the floor with a wool rug embellished with needle-felted holly leaves and berries. The burred needle will punch the wool roving fiber into the rug surface to add festive design elements. This e-pattern was originally published in the November 2007 issue of Sewing Savvy. Finished Size: 36" diameter.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Carol Zentgraf
Jelly Roll Valance
Go shabby chic, funky, retro or modern -- jelly roll collections make it easy to coordinate fabrics to suit your style! This e-pattern was originally published in Simple Serger Sewing.

Size: 44" x 11 1/2".

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Pamela Hastings
Kissy Fish Lap Quilt
A wonderful lap quilt or the perfect wall hanging for creating a focal point in a child's room. This e-Pattern originated in Sewing Basket Fun.

Finished size: 54 1/2" square.

Skill level: Intermediate
Designed by
Meg Tryba
Mosaic Leaves Basket Topper
Use little snippets of autumn-colored fabrics to create a multicolored pattern on the leaves decorating this useful covered basket. Finished project size is approximately 12" x 11" x 5 1/2". Instructions may be varied for any basket size.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Janna Britton
Pacific Isle Bedroom Ensemble
Choose a trio of island prints for this duvet cover, dust ruffle and pillow shams customized to your bed and pillow sizes.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Carol Zentgraf
Points in Purple Pieced Wall Hanging
A 4-thread stitch is the basis for this fun-to-make strip piecing technique using the serger. The prairie points add a facinating abstract direction to this colorful 34" x 44" design that can be increased to accomodate a variety of coverlet sizes.
Designed by
Agnes Merick
Santa Stacker
Fill this clever Santa with candy, cookies, popcorn or dried fruit to present to your holiday party hostess. Finished Size: 6 inches in diameter x 12 1/2 inches tall overall, excluding hat.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Linda Griepentrog
Serger Lace Flowers
Flowers are a great home-decor or wardrobe accessory, and you don't need a green thumb to grow these!
Designed by
Agnes Mercik
Sitting Kitties
Whimsical little kitties to tuck here and there for fun. Perch them on the mantel or slip them between the collectibles in your cupboard. The large kitty is approximately 11" x 6", and the small kitty is approximately 8" x 5".

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Barbara Matthiessen
Snowman Draft Dodger
Keep those indoor wintry chills at bay with a cheery draft dodger. He measures approximately 36 inches long x 5 inches in diameter.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Beth Wheeler
Sunbonnet Sue Doorstop
Sunbonnet Sue, dressed in feedsack pastels, was a favorite in the 1930's. Dress this quick-to-make Sue in reproduction prints to brighten any room in your house. Finished doorstop size is approximately 14" tall.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Pearl L. Krush
Teapot Wall Quilt
First worked as 'penny squares' in the 1930's redwork is enjoying a comeback. And no wonder! Everyone loves the traditional red and white patterns. Finished wall quilt size is 13" x 15".

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Karen Mead
Textured Window Sheers
Create an earthy dimension for your window treatment by serging synthetic raffia on plain sheers.
Designed by
Fran Rohus
Thread Sampler
This 11" x 27" fabric scroll combines applique and decorative stitching to create fans that echo the fabric design.
Designed by
Lynn Browne for Coats and Clark
Tissue Box Cover
Finished size - Fits boutique size tissue box. Made using decorator fabrics. Sewing technique - Straight stitch sewing.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Ann Brown
Twistin' in the Wind
Combine embroidery and serging to create these colorful streamers to hang on your patio or porch or in a child's room.
Designed by
Marta Alto
Vintage Bunnies Wall Quilt
Sweet little bunnies in soft spring colors grace this wall hanging. It's the perfect focal point for an Easter party or a wonderful quilt for a baby's room. Finished wall hanging is 19 1/2" square.
Designed by
Cheryl Fall for Coats & Clark

Free Home Decor Sewing Patterns to Download!

Discover dozens of free sewing patterns you can use to make decor for your home! Free-Sewing.com has downloadable designs for just about any room. Looking for a free sewing pattern to make something handy for your bedroom? Check out the Bed Caddy. This project can keep your glasses, favorite novel, remote control and other items within easy reach.

For your kitchen, you can sew the Cheery Checks Catch-All or Classic Coaster Set free sewing patterns for some useful pieces of decor. If you'd just like something that will look nice, check out the "Upsy Daisy" Garden Quilt. This free sewing pattern could be used in any room of your home, but we think it would look especially nice in a kitchen.

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