Top 5 Sewing Tutorials from The Seasoned Homemaker (giveaway closed)

If you are a regular visitor to Somewhat Simple, you’ve probably already been introduced to our fabulous Sewing Contributor, Leslie from The Seasoned Homemaker. Leslie’s site is beautiful, and her tutorials are fantastic. Today I wanted to feature my favorite Sewing Tutorials. {And make sure you read to the end of the post ’cause you could end up with a $100 Target gift card!}

How to add piping to a pillow

How to applique lettering

How to make an envelope pillow with a french seam

Pillowcase tutorial- burrito style!

Mason Jar Pin Cushion

For more creative inspiration, visit The Seasoned Homemaker.
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Wife, mom of 5, and creator of Somewhat Simple, Stephanie has a passion to create and inspire. She is an Orange County transplant who is now enjoying life in Phoenix, AZ. She enjoys traveling, shopping, organizing, cooking and creating simple projects for her home and family.
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  1. I think I am really going to enjoy her site! Thank you for having this great giveaway. I may never have found her otherwise!

  2. I love target! Great giveaway. Also I love the pin cushion what a great idea

  3. Donna Ingalls says:

    Great giveaway. So glad I found your site. I want to get back into sewing again.
    Donna (Google reader)

  4. Bonnie Ruesch says:

    Loving this site,,,thanks!!!

  5. jo wyrosdick says:

    Thanks for the giveaway. I love the name pillow. May have to make one.

  6. Thanks for the great giveaway! I would not have found this site without it. I have very lofty goals to become good at sewing, this is going to be a great help:)

  7. Just received my grandmothers sewing machine. Hoping to learn how to sew this winter.

  8. Jennifer Hogg says:

    Great tutorials!!! Thanks for the giveaway too!

  9. Neat ideas. Love the name pillow. I’m not sure I really got signed up for the rss feed. It took me to a page with some gobblely-goop. :-)

  10. I love a good sewing tutorial! Thanks for the Target gift card giveaway. Hoping it’s me!

  11. courtney anne says:

    Can’t wait to make those pincushions!!!

  12. Love your tutorials, easy to follow. Thanks for the Target giveaway!

  13. Robin Fish says:

    Love the tutorials! Thanks for the giveaway.

  14. Great addition to my reader! Your link to the pillow case tutorial leads to a burrito recipe. Not sure if thats where you wanted it to go. But that is more cooking than sewing. 😉

  15. Wanda Warfield says:

    I love you tutorials on sewing and would love to win the Target Gift Card.

  16. I love target!

  17. Mara Yager says:

    Thanks ladies!

  18. Sweet giveaway! I absolutely love those gray/green prints on the pillows. Thanks!

  19. Love this blog!

  20. Love Target and all kinds of crafts.

  21. Shannon Haubrich says:

    I have been on a sewing kick lately. I LOVE the tutorials!! Awesome giveaway too!!

  22. Tiffin Clark says:

    Cute pillows! Fantastic tutorials! Thanks!

  23. Target is opening soon close to me! This would be even more incentive to visit. I love the pin cushion! If only knew someone I could make it for.

  24. I love how unique the designs are, these would be an absolute blast to make!