Links for the Weekend

Need a quick gift for dad this Father’s Day? Stitch them up the perfect apron or try my classic BBQ apron.

Rompers are hot again this year. Make your own version with this free pattern & video tutorial (you may need to translate the page, though).

Put those fabric scraps to good use and whip up a few of these fabric platters or this charm pack notebook cover.

If one of your Father’s Day traditions is giving dad a tie, be sure to check out this tutorial on how to make a bow tie for men.

It’s sundress month again at Melly Sews – stop by each day in the month of June and check out all the fabulous patterns\tutorials for women and girls like this pretty lounge dress.

If you have a large railing this bunting tutorial is the perfect way to show your patriotic pride this 4th of July. No railing but still want to show your patriotism? Then be sure to check out this great table runner.

Need a new suit? This easy bikini isn’t just free, it looks to sew up fast (btw, does anyone else have problems with viewing the SewMamaSew site besides me?). If you’re looking for more coverage, try this one piece version instead (only comes in a size 10).

For those that are in the military or have served, this pillow is a special way to display their uniform.

Stop by SewCanShe to learn how to make this springy daisy mini quilt plus enter to win a fabric bundle! While you’re there, you can also enter to win to plush toy kits as well.

Shorts for girls don’t have to be short to be cute. Check out this simple ruffled version that’s great for summer playing.

This divided fabric basket is perfect for road trips or just keeping your car organized throughout the year.