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Sewing is such a fun skill to learn and has so many benefits. Today, we are bringing you 30+ Simple Sewing Projects For Beginners. It can be hard to find simple sewing projects when you are just starting out. We know, we’ve been there, and we are here to help. I remember how frustrating it used to be to find projects that were really cool, only to realize that I wasn’t quite ready to tackle them. This list has some of our favorite super-simple projects that are useful and fun to make for any skill level. The best part is that you can make many of these in less than half an hour and start using and enjoying them right away. You also won’t need much fabric for many of these, keeping your costs low. And, many of these would make nice little stocking-stuffer gifts around the holidays. I love making little trinkets and projects and I find myself using many of the items on this list almost every day. From washcloths with soap pockets to potholders and more, these projects will make your day-to-day a little bit better. What’s not to love! These projects are easy to do and inexpensive to make.
Below is a basic list of sewing items you will need to sew these simple sewing projects. Remember that every sewing project has its own supply list that you should double-check for the supplies, but I wanted to give you a list of basic items you should have to be able to complete most of these projects. Honestly, unless you are just getting started you will have most of these items on hand unless you recently used them all up on another sewing project. So, sit back and enjoy these simple sewing projects!
First up on our list of 30+ sewing projects for beginners is one of my favorite projects. Protect your table with these simple reversible placemats. I love using these around the holidays to add some cute decor to my space while will adding some protection from scratches and spills. Great if you have kids.
Keeping up with your stuff at the beach can be a pain. This simple roll-up beach bag makes it easier to carry what you need while still having the essentials for relaxing. I wish I had made this a long time ago!
This little clutch purse has been perfect for my girls. They love it and I love how easy it was to make. A nice quick little project that they have had so much fun with and even a beginner can make it.
If you need a quick activity for the kids to do, this hanging felt Christmas tree + ornaments never disappoints! My kids look forward to this every year and it is so easy to do with them. This is a super easy sewing project for beginners.
Next on this list of simple sewing projects for beginners are these little bowl covers. Keep your leftovers longer with this simple wax bow cover. I use these all the time in the kitchen and I've even made some extras in prep for the holidays. These also make nice housewarming gifts.
Transform your space with this next simple sewing project. Throw pillows are easy to make and you can pick out some fabric so you have some seasonal decor you can easily switch out throughout the year.
Next up is a fun DIY sewing project that I show you how to make a simple fabric tray. I made this little tray for my husband and he loves it. It is perfect for his wallet, keys, and other edc items. So simple to make. You could personalize it for a great gift.
Ladies, this next simple sewing project is all about pampering ourselves. This spa towel wrap gives you the feeling of luxury without the price tag. You can make this project in minutes and start using it right away.
Everyone should make this simple sewing project that I share with you how to make this plastic bag dispenser. Do you have a mountain of plastic shopping bags spilling out of your pantry? This simple little plastic bag dispenser is a lifesaver. Clean up your stash and hang this up so you can have them neatly available when you need.
This simple sewing project is one I use a couple of times a year for myself or friends. This ironing board cover is great and makes my ironing board look new. Plus, it is easy to make thanks to the pattern and easy to wash when it gets dirty.
Got a furry member of the family? Make this simple sewing project for beginners that is for your furry friend. This simple sew dog bandana collar is so easy to sew and looks adorable. You can make this for pennies compared to buying in-store. Make some extras to give as gifts.
If you have trouble keeping up with your keys, this sewing project can help. Then you will love this next item on our list of 30+ simple sewing projects for beginners is this wristlet key fob. This wristlet key fob keeps your keys within reach so you always have them on hand. No more digging around in your purse.
These simple bowl covers are great if you have lost the lids to your plasticware. They can be made to fit the bowls you already have so you aren't spending extra money. Great to have some of these in any kitchen and are the perfect DIY sew.
I am a soup girl. I love soup year-round. This bowl cozy is great, as you can heat up your soup bowl right in the cozy. It won't heat up, making it safe and simple to take out of the microwave. I Highly recommend making several of these.
I wish I had made this beginner sewing project sooner! If you want to keep your sunglasses from getting all scratched up, this little sunglasses case is a great way to protect them when you aren't wearing them. This is a quick and easy project great for all skill levels.
Add some extra storage around the house with these hanging storage baskets. Simple to sew and great for craft spaces and kids' rooms or any space you want to add some extra organization. I share with you an easy to follow sewing tutorial to make them.
Calling all bar soap users! The next project on our list of list of simple sewing projects for beginners is for you! These simple soap saver bags will be your best friend! They make it easy to lather and use your favorite bar soap and include a loop so you can hang it up out of the way when you are done. Super easy sewing project.
This floor pillow sewing project is a great way to add some extra seating to your space. Super simple to sew and comfortable! Pick out some fabric to match your decor and sew some for your space today.
If you prefer a mitt option, this little bath mitt has a soap pocket that will be great if you love to use bar soap. Great for lathering up. You can sew this in no time so don't wait. Make this and pamper yourself today!
Tired of throwing away makeup pads? This DIY on our list of simple sewing projects is just what every woman needs. Sew your own with this simple sewing project. I switched to these a long time ago and have never looked back. Just toss them in the wash after use.
Next on our list are these festive felt star Christmas ornaments that even a beginner can sew. These are great to make with these kids and can easily be personalized. You can hang them on the tree year after year!
We hope you enjoyed this list of 30+ simple sewing projects for beginners! There are so many great projects to choose from, you’ll have a while before you make everything on the list. Be sure to let us know in the comments which ones are your favorites!
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