Sewing With Gingham

Sewing With Gingham

Amy Barickman join us with her Gingham Primer Course! Follow along to learn the history of gingham, sew a cute vintage drawstring bag, learn a little cross-stitch and see how we tie it all into an adorable doll-sized project too!

Sewing With Gingham
  • SWC Meet Amy Barickman

    Get to know Amy Barickman in this fun conversation with Cinnamon! Learn about who she is, learn about her book Vintage Notions, and more about the course for the month, The Gingham Primer!

    Do you want a copy of the book, Vintage Notions? You can find it at Pixie Faire:

  • Welcome to the Gingham Primer!

    Amy Barickman Introduces her course: The Gingham Primer! We're so excited that she is joining us as a guest instructor here on Sewing With CInnamon & Friends!

    The course will kick off next Tuesday with a sew-along project to make a drawstring bag with your selected gingham fabric. We encourage y...

  • Sew-along Cross Stitch Drawstring Bag

    Follow along as Amy shows you how to make the Cross Stitch Double Drawstring Bag! Re-purpose or recycle a gingham apron that has a cute embroidered pocket or bottom border into this fun project bag! Great way to preserve a precious piece of handwork! Or use purchased gingham fabric, like our

  • Gingham Sewing Project Instructions PDF

    8.04 MB

    Download the PDF Pattern for the Drawstring Bag project!

  • Gingham History Lesson

    Did you know that gingham fabric wasn't always referring to a check? Follow along as Amy Barickman shares the history of this popular textile!

    Be sure to download the accompanying PDF resource guide to access the graphics and reading material.

    So many great ideas and inspiration projects!
    ~ Le...

  • Gingham Primer PDF

    6.64 MB

  • Gingham Fabric For Dolls

    In this final video, we will take a look at using gingham fabric for our doll-scale projects!

    Top Tips For Choosing Gingham:
    ~ Stick with 1/4" check or smaller for 18" dolls
    ~ Choose 3/16" or smaller for smaller dolls like WellieWishers and Ruby Red Fashion Friends
    ~ For tiny dolls, like Barbie...