Free Sewing and Quilting Tutorials by Themes

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With Heart and Hands: Links: 2,500 Free Quilt Patterns

Free Babie's and Childrens Quilt Patterns


Free Breast (and all ) Cancer Quilt Patterns

Free Breast Cancer Quilt Patterns

(Includes all Cancer Ribbons Patterns and Ideas for All Cancers Care Projects)


Liberated Quilting: Free Pieced Blocks, Letters, Patterns and Tutorials

Wonky Stars, Hearts, Letters, Houses, Crosses, Asterisks, People, Flowers, Churn dashes and More!

Wonky, Liberated, Improvisational-Liberated Quilting and Letters

 A wonky square ..cross or this easy! 

Cross or Plus...from this blog..With Heart and Hands at post:

Basics for Making a Cross, Plus, or "Arithmetic" Quilt



DP4, DP9, DP16, and All Variations


Free Bag Tutorials: Wallets, Purses, Cases, Boxes, and Handbag Patterns 



  Free Apron Patterns including Nursing Cover-ups, Men's Barbeque Aprons, etc.



Making Alaskan Kuspuks


Making Adult Bibs


What Type of Quilter Are You?



My Own Free Projects, Tutorials and Links 

* My own tutorials with photos


Free Miniature Quilt Patterns

*String Quilting: Primers and Patterns

*Make a Magic 'Burrito' Pillowcase

*Making an Adult Bib

*Making a Heart Shaped Pillow

*String Pieced Prayer Pocket Pillow

*Make a Sewing Machine Pad With Pockets

Japanese Knot Bag Tutorial

*How to Make a Simple Petal Bag

*Liberated Rose:Free Piecing Tutorial

*Make a Scrappy Potholder

*Making a Coffee Press Wrap

*How To Make a Heart Potholder

*Make a Re-useable Shopping Bag: Pocket Pouched!

*Quilted Book or Journal Cover

*How To Make A Kuspuk

*Make a Wrist Pincushion

*Freezer Paper Photo Transfer

*How To Make A Fabric Postcard

*Blue Star Banner

*Fabric Shopping Bags Tutorial 

Free Bag Tutorials: Wallets, Purses, Cases, Boxes, and Handbag Patterns

 Free Apron Patterns of All Kinds

 Free Patterns: Hearts and Valentine Love: Quilts, Crafts, Small Gift Projects

Michele Bilyeu blogs With Heart and Hands as she shares a quilting journey through her life in Salem, Oregon and Douglas, Alaska. Sewing, quilting, and wildcrafting, with small format art quilts, prayer flags, and comfort quilts for a variety of charitable programs. And best of all, sharing thousands of links to Free Quilt and Quilt Block Patterns Help us change the world, one little quilt at a time!