15 December 2021

Speedy Makes For Last Minute Pressies!

Speedy Makes For Last Minute Pressies!

Aren't handmade Christmas pressies just the best!? They can also be a life saver to those of us who may or may not have left a large portion of their Christmas shopping until the last minute... Fear not makers! 

Below, we're sharing our favourite quick and easy sewing projects to make for Christmas presents for all the family. If you're short on time, don't worry, lots of these projects will take less than an hour and minimal fabric. Win-win!

Our FREE sewing pattern downloads are now listed in the shop (not just on the blog), for easy access. Check out our freebie sewing patterns!

Continue reading for some perfect handmade stocking-stuffer gift ideas...

Face Masks

Perhaps an unconventional Christmas pressie, but face masks have become the unexpected, but a necessary accessory of recent times and they don't have to be boring! Perfect for using up the fabric scraps you've collected this year, sew your loved ones some stylish masks to match any outfit.

You don't need to download a pattern, simply check out our face mask tutorial to see how to quickly draft your own...


Eye Masks

Speedy Makes For Last Minute Pressies!

Whilst we're talking masks, check out our lovely FREE Fifi eye mask sewing pattern. There’s something so indulgent about slipping on an eye mask to help you get enough beauty sleep. Line it with silky satin for a touch of luxury to your gift.

2021 was the year of big collars, on everything, all the time! With our detachable collar pattern, you can try the trend for yourself without having to commit to a whole garment, plus it's reversible - so double the wears! A perfect pressie for the fashionista in your life. 


Slipper Boots

Who wouldn't be excited to get super snuggly homemade slipper boots for Christmas? This time of year is all about PJs (for us anyway!), and these slippers are a must for cosy festive relaxing. Grab our FREE pattern today and these will rocket to the top of your sewing queue!

Speedy Makes For Last Minute Pressies!

Matching PJs are a must and our Jaimie and Joe PJs bundle is just what you need to whip up novelty PJs for all the family. You'll find our PJs offer 2 lengths, full-length bottoms and shorts, so depending on which side of the hemisphere you're on you'll find perfect PJs pattern for the season.

Speedy Makes For Last Minute Pressies!



Speedy Makes For Last Minute Pressies!

This time of year you'll often spot novelty festive knickers in shops, wouldn't it be cute to make your own with our Iris knickers sewing pattern? Why not surprise your Secret Santa with a pair! They might be unexpected, but it's the perfect excuse to show off a new sewing skill you've picked up this year.



Hopefully, this blog post has solved your last minute pressie panic! Best get yourself over to the sewing machine ASAP! Remember to make one of everything for yourself too, you deserve it 😉

Did the header pic catch your eye? Remember, we now offer a gorgeous GIFT WRAPPING service in the shop. Add it to your order and we'll take care of the rest...

Happy sewing!