Jump-Start Your Gift Giving Season with these $5 Patterns

by admin on November 29, 2013


This is the best time of year to share your creations with others and also to pick up some great patterns at a great price! Following are some ideas to get the most out of this $5 Deals sale for your gift making and giving. Hurry, though… this sale ends on Tuesday, December 3!

Handmade Gifts for the Kids in Your Life

Making treasures for babies and children is as natural and rewarding as it gets.  Here are just a few ideas:

Make her a dress


Over 20 dress and skirt patterns by top-rated designers are reduced right now.  You’ll love the process of making a dress and, of course, every little girl LOVES to get a pretty new dress!  There are too many to mention each pattern here, but head over to the list of $5 Deals to see them all.

The baby (and the Mom) needs some love too!


Here are some great ideas for babies or Moms with babies.

Make them toys!



Kids love toys! Did you know YouCanMakeThis.com carries a large selection of patterns for making toys? We do, and they are so cute and fun to make.

Here are some great toy patterns included in the $5 Deals sale:

Gifts for Friends

Show your close friends just how much you appreciate them with a special hand-made gift.  Here are a few ideas.

You can’t go wrong with a great bag


There are over 20 bag patterns of all varieties included in this $5 Deals sale!  So, you are sure to be able to find something that would be perfect for your friend.  If she is a gadget girl, you could make her a cover for her smart phone or tablet.  If she is one of those women that needs a BIG bag (don’t we all sometimes), we have patterns for those too.  There are lots of other interesting bags too, including totes, diaper bags, clutches, organizers, handbags and more.

Again, there are too many to list here, but you will find them all by visiting the $5 Deals page.

 Make her a handy item for the kitchen


Have a friend that loves to cook? If so, you’re very lucky! Here are some great ideas for the culinary types:

Loads of Other Ideas Too!

Make sure you take a little time to check out all of the patterns included in the $5 Sale.  With over 100 different patterns marked down, you never know what you’ll find that will help you make that perfect gift.

Visit the $5 Deals section to see everything!

About the $5 Deals Sale

YouCanMakeThis.com is your source for downloadable, step-by-step sewing patterns and project instructions. During the Black Friday / Cyber Monday time frame every year we mark down a large selection of patterns to just $5.  This represents a significant discount for you! Watch for other $5 Deals sales throughout the year, as well.  These deals will end at midnight on Tuesday, December 3, 2013.