At HomeSpun Threads you can download any of the 29 patterns for free! Yep that is right for FREE. After you choose your pattern and go to the checkout you will be able to download a pdf file that has detailed step by step instructions with photo's.
I have always wanted to make the pleated ballerina shoes so I have downloaded the huge baby shoe pattern set:
Huge Baby Shoe Pattern
So head on over to HomeSpun Threads and check out the free patterns and while you are there have a look at their great blog.