Free Printable Sewing Patterns

by Merissa on January 14, 2014

in Featured, Frugal Living Tips


Free Printable Sewing Patterns

One of the best ways to cut household costs is by sewing your own clothes, bags, and toys.  However, if you have to pay a lot for patterns, some of those savings go down the drain! Thankfully, there are lots of  fun and FREE printable sewing patterns available  to use.

Plus, when you sew your own items, you know your items will be durable and beautifully customized to your tastes. Check out these free printable sewing patterns and see what fits your personality.

For the Home

Free Printable Sewing Patterns (mostly crafts, home decor, and toys) at Craft Buds

Free Quilt and Pillow Patterns

Butterick's has a nice selection of free patterns for women, children, and the home

Wall Organizer

Free Printable Sewing Patterns

For Women

25 Great Free Women's Dress Patterns and 25 More Free Women's Dress Patterns

Two-Tone Blouse Pattern

Super-Cute free printable sewing patterns from Burda Style

Wrap Dress Pattern

30 Minute Easy Skirt

Summer Drape Top Pattern

Apron Pattern

For Baby and Kids

Free Patterns for Baby & Kids at Fleece is Fun

Quilted Patchwork Bib Pattern

Little Girls Bubble Dress Pattern

American Girl Doll Dress Patterns

Children's Apron Pattern

Baby Pants

Highchair Seat Cushion

Diaper Bags

Free Printable Sewing Patterns


City Tote Tutorial and Pattern

Buttercup Bag Tutorial and Pattern

Pleated Tote Tutorial

Purse Organizer Pattern

One Yard Apron Pattern

Jungle Crayon Bag

Fabric Organizer

If you love to sew you might also want to check out our articles on where to get cheap fabric and Is Sewing Even Worth It? And here are some simple sewing projects you can try as well. And of course don't forget to check out our second list of Free Simple Sewing Patterns!

Simple 9 Patch Quilt
How Sewing Can Save Your Budget
Free Printable Sewing Patterns
Easy Sewing Projects
Homemade Clothespin Bag

We also have a Cheap Crafts and Homemade Gifts page with even more fun DIY projects!

A simple Google search will help you find even more free printable sewing patterns that may be available. With everything from small craft projects to simple clothing that you can make for your family, you should be able to get by with finding free patterns rather than having to pay full price for expensive patterns. Another great place to look for patterns and not spend a lot is thrift stores and garage sales. Many patterns are donated when an older person moves out of their home and thrift stores have a hard time selling them so they sell them for a very inexpensive price!

Find more Free Simple Sewing Patterns here and Even More Free Sewing Patterns here!

What will your next project be? Do you know any other good places to find free printable sewing patterns?


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{ 18 comments… read them below or add one }

1 megan March 27, 2013 at 12:35 pm

thanks for sharing these! the little girls bubble dress pattern appears to no longer be free ($8 on etsy) . . .


2 Jackie March 28, 2013 at 1:03 pm

Thank you so much for sharing this information! I went to Butterick’s site and found a free wrap dress pattern! Downloading and printing a pattern is a new experience for me.


3 Jennifer Dawn April 4, 2013 at 6:08 am

Fantastic roundup! I’d love for you to stop by my weekly link party and link this up.


4 Samantha mysewingmachinereviews July 4, 2013 at 2:15 am

Hi all, I’m a beginner who is thinking about sewing, I want to get out there and purchase a sewing machine (not too expensive) but I am unsure of which type to buy since I have am a rookie, any suggestions?.Thanks again for the nice article.


5 Merissa July 4, 2013 at 7:57 pm

I have a very simple Brother sewing machine that I really love! It’s easy to use (not too many settings and buttons) but still gets the job done for anything that I need.


6 Sleven Smith July 15, 2013 at 9:33 pm

Thanks for sharing! Having a quality pattern is very important when making a beautiful piece!


7 Angel Peterson August 20, 2013 at 12:17 pm

Thank you so much for sharing my site!


8 Merissa August 20, 2013 at 1:21 pm

Thanks for having great patterns on your site Angel!


9 Mairzie September 27, 2013 at 9:06 am

Good Morning! Thank you for the links. I found that these two

Two-Tone Blouse Pattern

Super-Cute free printable sewing patterns from Burda Style

go to the same place–Burda. Is this supposed to happen that way? Thanks again and have a great day.


10 Merissa September 27, 2013 at 9:35 am

Hmmm, I’m not sure, I’ll take a look at the links in this post today, thanks for bringing that to my attention!


11 Deby at So Sew Easy October 8, 2013 at 5:45 am

Thank you so much for featuring some of my patterns on your page. It’s very much appreciated. Some of the others were new to me too.


12 Merissa October 8, 2013 at 6:56 am

No problem Deby!


13 Kath January 14, 2014 at 10:58 am

Thanks for sharing :-)
I am inviting you to visit me here


14 Linda January 14, 2014 at 11:15 am

Thank you for sharing these! :)


15 Chris February 17, 2014 at 5:53 pm

Anything for men?


16 Jane May 16, 2014 at 6:02 pm

I’m loving the free patterns, we have 2 ladies, soon to be 3 sewing in our home!


17 Peggy June 14, 2014 at 7:20 pm

Hi from the NE part of SD! love your site and the pattern links!


18 jennifer October 12, 2014 at 9:58 pm

What an excellent resource for us crafters! Thank you so much for all of the time you’ve so clearly put into your website. It is very appreciated!:) my only complaint is that you have too many wonderful things to look at and I can’t decide where to start! take care.


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