Spring is in the air and we're in the mood to stitch some beautiful Easter sewing projects!


We always love to be stitching something for the next special occasion in the calendar and Easter is no exception. This season we've picked some fresh Easter sewing patterns to bring spring into your home and your life. Many of the patterns we've selected would make great gifts for loved ones and will delight the children in your life.

We've chosen Easter sewing patterns to suit a range of abilities from beginners to more experienced sewers, so you'll definitely find something that you're able to make here. Naturally there are lots of Easter bunnies in this collection (because we love them!), but there are also some fun spring makes to add some variety too. We hope you find something for you – read on to find the right Easter sewing project to start today.

New to sewing? You might want to take a look at our beginner's guides before you get started. We have lots of helpful features in our how to sew section, including how to use a sewing pattern, how to use a sewing machine and a sewing glossary.

Easter bunny embroidery

This sweet bunny bag is a great way to learn some simple embroidery skills and make something useful at the same time. Follow Mollie Johanson's pattern to make your own embroidered bunny pouch and get to grips with Danish knots at the same time.

Why not fill it with chocolate and give it to someone as a gift?

danish embroidery

Felt rabbit pattern

This cheerful little felt rabbit is bound to lift your mood! This easy sewing tutorial will teach you how to stitch your own toy rabbit with confidence and he's sure to become a firm family favourite. Try our felt rabbit pattern.

How to stitch a felt rabbit cropped

Cute Easter bunny

More rabbits? Yes, please! We can't get enough of these adorable Easter bunnies. You can use this Easter sewing pattern to make a snuggly bunny plush toy and if you're good at crochet then you can make a little jacket too! Learn how to make a cute Easter bunny with this fun Easter sewing project created by Regina Groleau.

cute Easter bunny crop

Floral embroidery hoop

Bring spring vibes into your home with this pretty embroidery hoop art. It uses some simple sewing and embroidery techniques to create a beautiful floral embroidery hoop design that's sure to brighten any room.

Floral embroidery hoop

Bunny egg cosies

Keep your boiled eggs toasty warm with these Easter bunny egg cosies! They're quick to sew and look utterly adorable. You could also use them to hide some little chocolate eggs for children to find.

Easter craft ideas egg cosies

Rabbit sewing pattern

Make some little rabbit pals with this brilliant rabbit sewing pattern created by Jo Carter. This one is a bit trickier than some of the patterns on our list, so would be suitable for more advanced sewists rather than beginners.

Bunny toys sewing pattern

Patchwork bird softies

Welcome in spring with a whole flock of little patchwork bird softies. This Easter sewing pattern is a great way to use up leftover scraps of fabric or fat quarters in your craft stash. Again, this one is a little more advanced than some of the other patterns in our collection, so would be more suitable for advanced and experienced sewists than absolute beginners.

Free birds sewing pattern

Bunting pattern

Bring some spring joy into your house with some floral bunting! This fun Easter sewing pattern is easy enough for beginners to attempt and you'll soon be hanging it everywhere. Learn how to make bunting with our free Easter sewing project.

diy party decorations - bunting

Pretty wrap dress

This sweet wrap dress will help you to stay comfortable and stylish on bright Easter days. Team it up with a cardigan if the weather still feels a little chilly! Follow Portia Lawrie's step by step tutorial to learn how to make a wrap dress in a day.

Free wrap dress pattern

How to make a wrap around dress

Pleated skirt pattern

This light and chic pleated skirt is ideal for sunny spring days. Choose vibrant floral fabric for a bright and breezy look! If the weather does turn cooler, you can still wear this skirt with tights to keep warm. Try the pleated skirt pattern today.

Pleated skirt pattern


Sarah OrmeDigital Editor, Gathered

Sarah Orme is a UK-based linocut printmaker, digital editor, feature writer and award-winning podcaster. She's been editing the sewing and art sections of Gathered.how – and before that our sister website calmmoment.com – for over 3 years. She’s the host of Gathered’s We’ve Made It podcast and A Calmer Life podcast. She’s a keen crafter and artist and loves creating DIY tutorials for Gathered. Sarah has previously written features for The Guardian, In The Moment Magazine, Project Calm Magazine, countryfile.com, radiotimes.com and yourhomestyle.uk. She enjoys designing her own unique lino prints and dreams of opening her own online shop. She shares her work @sarahormeprints

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