11 Valentine’s Day Sewing Patterns for All the Loved Ones in Your Life


There's no denying the best gifts are always handmade. These projects range from quirky to cute to romantic, meaning they're perfect for everyone in need of a little extra love come Valentine's Day .

1. A Stylish Bra

It's the day of love, so go on and sew yourself something special. When you measure and make your own bras, you can avoid gaping cups and pinching straps while creating a totally custom look. What's more romantic than that?

Meet Beverly Johnson, fairy bra-mother and sewing expert, and get started with techniques for adding beautiful lace edging to bras, working with your own well-fitting bra pattern. You'll learn to mirror and place lace, create a curved lace edge, and make stitch-and-flip linings for lace cups.

2. Heart-Shaped Potholder

Show the chef you love their delicious delicacies with a heart-shaped potholder they can use year-round. This quick-stitch project can be made in one sitting, and it's a great way to use fabric scraps.

This quick-and-easy potholder is awww-dorable, and it'll look perfect in your kitchen come Valentine's Day. An added bonus: it's great for using fabric scraps!

3. Lovely Lemur Pillow

Fact: everyone could use a little more lemurs in their home decor. Go wild and gift this precut-friendly pillow to your animal-loving bestie.

4. Country Heart Bookmark

Gift the bookworm in your life a cute, handmade bookmark that really shows how much you care. Then practice some self-love and make one for yourself!

5. Love Koi Fish

"Koi" means "love" in Japanese, deeming this the perfect Valentine's Day present. Sew a yin and yang pair and gift the adorable duo to your sweetie.

6. A Mug Rug You'll Heart

Enjoy that hot cocoa and sugar cookie on a festive mug rug. Consider it one of the easiest ways to adorn a table for the holiday.

7. Over-the-Top Rose Hat

Choose from five different sizes to make a bold, blooming hat. Each can fit numerous noggins, and the pattern comes with bonus instructions for a leaf necklace to complete the look.

8. Rose Fabric Bag

Get ready to gift your bestie her new favorite accessory. This bag is roomy and has a zipper pouch, magnetic closure and ring tab, giving everything its own place. Change up the fabrics and you can make a bag to use year-round.

9. Squid Stuffy

Create a quirky gift for your special someone — yeah, we're talking a funky stuffed squid. Sew this huggable fellow in fuchsia fabric for a bold pop of color.

Photo by Bluprint member BeeZeeArt

10. Good Doggy

What a good pup! This pattern is simple to sew and adorned with decorative hand-stitched details every dog-lover will adore. And if you're more of a cat person, there's a pattern for a festive feline , too!

Photo by Bluprint member Squishy-Cute Designs

11. Heart Hand Warmer

Make sure your Valentine keeps cozy with a heart-shaped hand warmer. It stitches up incredibly fast and uses even the smallest scraps in your stash.

Photo by Bluprint member Patchwork Posse

January 08, 2020
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