When it comes to sewing for Christmas, we know there are a LOT of Christmas sewing patterns out there to choose from. Let’s face it, this is a busy time of year, so we’ve made it easy for you to find all your favourite Christmas sewing ideas in one place with this round-up of quick and easy projects and patterns.
They’re all free and easy to sew. Plus for an extra inspiration boost, scroll down to the bottom of this post to see bonus ideas from some of our sister titles for more Christmas crafts to try too!
Easy-sew star wall hanging
If you’re looking for Christmas sewing ideas, this is a great show-stopping project that’s surprisingly quick to stitch. Transform your wall into a starry sky with our step-by-step guide to making a starry night decoration.
Get the free star hanging pattern here
How to sew your own Christmas tree baubles
Whip up a batch of these easy-to-make Christmas decorations with our step-by-step guide!
Read the full tutorial here
DIY star cushions
Give your sofa a makeover with these easy-sew cushions by Rebecca Reid. They’re a great way to show off your favourite festive fabrics, especially those ones we all have stashed away to save for a rainy day. Well this is that day! Show them off – they deserve the limelight!
Find our star cushion sewing pattern here
Scandi-style Advent calendar sewing pattern
Our me-made countdown to Christmas has it all – sweet stitched pockets to stash mini treats throughout December, snow-capped touches and lots of chances to use up the smallest of scraps that you can’t bear to part with!
Find out how to make it here
Christmas craft ideas don’t get more satisfying than decking out your tree with these origami stars
Turn fabric scraps into origami stars
The beauty of these me-made Christmas decorations is they don’t even need you to reach for your machine. All you need is a few strips of your favourite fabrics and our video walkthrough!
Watch how it’s done here
Sew your own stockings
Make Christmas morning one to remember and start a new family tradition with these handmade Christmas stockings! It’s one our favourite free sewing patterns on the whole of this site and we’re in the middle of stitching up a fresh batch this week as we type!
Find our free tutorial and pattern here
Sew a sack for Santa
While we’re in the zone of Christmas morning makes, leave a handmade sack for Father Christmas to fill with treats this Christmas Eve!
Read our step-by-step guide to making a gift sack
How to make a Christmas tree garland
Sweet touches make this Christmas bunting stand out with metallic threads, sequins and a scandi vibe!
Read our free tutorial for how to sew a tree garland
Deck the halls with fabric paper chains
If you’re on the hunt for Christmas decorations to sew, they don’t come more classic then your very own string of paper chains! Our version will last longer than the traditional ones as we’ve stitched them from our favourite Christmas fabrics.
Find out how here
How to sew star place holders
Of course no festive round-up would be complete without some inspiration for your Christmas table. Anna Alicia’s sweet star place names are quick to stitch and a lovely way to turn beloved small fabric scraps into eye-catching table settings.
Find out how to make them here