Sunday, December 8, 2013

~Now CLOSED~ SMS Giveaway Day

Congratulation to Judy H. of the Knotty Needle blog!  Please email me or leave a comment to claim your prize :) 

Sew, Mama, Sew's Giveaway Day is here again!  I've enjoyed visiting hundreds of blogs during their Giveaway Days and even won a few prizes along the way.  I'm happy you've found your way to Mama Lusco Handmade.
Jocole's Ladies A-Line Yoga Skirt
I'm a busy wife, registered nurse and mom of 3 who enjoys sewing clothing and bags.  Someday I'd like to try quilting, but at this point I enjoy quick, easy sewing projects.  My blog has been somewhat neglected the past 2 years, but I share my sewing projects, pattern & product reviews and host giveaways here on the blog. 
Self-drafted Guitar Bag
I am most active on my Facebook page and would love to have you following!  I'm also on Pinterest here, where I love to share free patterns & tutorials for bags, clothing, kids, toys and home décor. 
Swoon Rosie Bag
This Giveaway Day, I am offering A set of Pink Fig patterns, the Olivia top No. 3 and the Sweet Heart pants No. 16.  These paper patterns are new and uncut, for sizes 12 mo - 10 yrs.  I'm also including a set of jumbo ric-rac, perfect for trimming the patterns.  To enter, please tell me what you like to sew and leave a link to your favorite free tutorial.  A winner will be chosen randomly on Dec 13th at 5 pm, PST.  Good luck and I'd love for you to follow the blog, on Facebook, or Pinterest.

Enjoy visiting all the blogs during Giveaway Day.  Return to Sew, Mama, Sew blog to find more links.  Thanks for stopping by and Merry Christmas!



Well I guess i am first :)

My friend Jodi G just posted this lovely tutorial on her blog

She also has a pattern for a drawstring quilt/bag playmat which might help you go from bags to quilts gently.


I like to sew everything but quilts are my thing but this tutorial is for the cutest little pouch


I made quite a few of these free cloth diapers and really liked them!


I am learning how to quilt as you go. These are helpful

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I'll sew just about anything. Most of the time it is clothes for my littles or baby gifts. Right now I am being really brave and working on a dress for me. I love the tutorials at Fishsticks Designs. One of my faves is the 91/2 minute pillow case. A great quick and fun gift.

Angela Bullard

I prefer sewing bags and quilts but since I just had a little girl I figure I better get use to making little clothes :)


I like to sew all kinds of things. Childrens clothing, baby items, quilted items, hand embroidery and machine embroidery.

Stephanie Alvarez

I'll try my sewing skills at anything but I love making quilts and small bags/pouches.

I love using the pouches from Noodlehead's blog.

Heidi [Banks of Frog Creek]

Fun!! I love to sew clothes, baby gifts and quilted projects :)

Julia Floyd

I ♥ sewing, I try to do everything, the sky is the limit! Best wishes from Argentina


I like sewing bags - especially patterns from

Lisa in Port Hope

I do a little of everything! I have a four-year old daughter so I make clothes for her, plus quilts, and bags. This is a great little pouch, last year I made 2 for teacher gifts.

Judy H

I have made everything from simple baby quilts to complete Elizabethan noble women's outfits, complete with tons of beading and embroidery.

Mary Jane

Right now, I love to sew clothes for myself. I have made a dress and am working on a skirt. My favorite tutorial is:

I am hoping to make one for my dog Oscar soon.

dawn - Mi rincón de mariposas

I love this one:

thanks for the chance!


I like to sew children's clothing and here is a link to one of Jess' cute girls' dresses.


I like to sew bags and clothes for my daughter. I have a new niece and have been enjoying sewing for her.


My favourite thing to make is clothing for my little daughter. :) fave place to find tutorials is probably Shwin&Shwin. Lots of girly stuff there!


I like making aprons -- here's one that I have on my list to make!


I love this tutorial for tea wallets. Made several as gifts and it built my confidence as a beginning sewist.


I love to sew anything that comes together quick-headbands, peasant dresses, hats!
This is a nice quick and cute tutorial


I like to sew children items.
Great giveaway, hope I win. Thanks!!


I like to sew for my daughter, 9 y.o. And purses and bags.



I love making clothes

Sarah Chance

I love to sew all sorts of things, but my favorites are for my 6 yr old daughter, because she appreciates them the most!


I love to sew dresses for my baby girl! I'm hooked! :)


Cute Patterns, I mostly sew quilts, but I've been known to sew some clothes for my kids. Thanks for the fun giveaway!


I love making bags! This is a great one!


I have started sewing waldorf dolls.


I made a quilt as you go log cabin quilt from this tutorial - it was great!! thank you for the super giveaway!!

Kathy Davis

I love to sew for my granddaughter who is 16 months old. I have used the following tutorial:
Thanks, Kathy
Kathy Davis

Southern Gal

My favorite things to sew right now are children's clothing and handbags. I have come across great sewing tutorials that I've tried. My pinterest board Sewing Tutorials has over 200 pins! It's hard to choose just one. I've made Noodlehead's Zippered Pouches numerous times for gifts. Try that one.

All Things Beautiful

I love all things sewing, well except mending. I tend to so a lot of kids clothes though.


I love sewing for my little girl and making bags.


I have made a ton of these gathered clutches from Noodlehead.


I love to make kids clothes, too. Here's a favorite:
A classic.


I love sewing Halloween costumes for my children, especially when they are babies and I can chose what I want to make for them.
My favorite free tutorials can be found here:

Cristal @ Dapple Design

Great give away items. I'd love to sew those patterns for my little girl. I have done a little quilting, but it's not really my thing. Like you, I prefer quick little projects and things for the family to wear.

Debbie K

Very cute! I love sewing for my little kiddos - especially the girls. Here's a simple quilt pattern I just used:

Holly U

I have a boy, so please don't enter me in the giveaway, I just wanted to say I LOVE that guitar bag! Nicely done!


I just finished sewing Christmas party clothes for my two little ones. I love sewing clothes. But now I'm totally addicted to sewing these little Christmas Carolers:

It's a super fun free tutorial and I seriously can't stop making these little dolls. I've made 5 of them in the past 24 hours. I'm going to give them away as gifts this year. :)


I love lap quilts that go together quickly. But I also love little projects like pot holders, bags, ornaments, coasters, etc. Ellison lane has a TON of cute tutorials. I've pinned just about everyone one of them!


I love sewing quilts and bags! Here is a Disappearing 4-patch tutorial that I just tried out. Turned out great!

DebraKay Neiman

I like to sew all kinds of things. Finishing up a jumper dress for my granddaughter and a chalk board roll up/ I am happy to follow you on GFC. Merry Christmas from Oklahoma, USA. crystalbluern at onlineok dot com


I love making the Charlie Bag for gifts - you can size it down on the photocopied for a little girl day - so versatile

Kelly Williams

Right now I am sewing quilts but want to try my hand at bags.

Desiree @ Wee Share

I tend to sew kids clothing.

A tutorial I love--


I love to sew purses especially. Is one of my fav tutes !