The Emelia Dress from Sew Me Something

We absolutely love this style of dress and think you will too, Hello Emelia!!

The Emelia Dress is sure to be your go-to dress. It’s one of those throw-on dresses that you can rock whether dressing it up or down. Quick to make, it features a front centre pleat held in place with decorative stitching, shirt style yoke at the back anchors another pleat and not only all that detailing the dress is finished with lovely tie cuff sleeves. You can also add a collar but this is optional. We love it with and without…maybe we’ll make one of each.

The Pattern can be made in sizes 8 to 26 uk and can be made in fabrics such as Linen, soft denim, viscose rayon, printed cotton, light weight wool or soft needlecord.

To purchase Emelia visit the Sew Me Something website here or click the above images.

Emily Bonnar
The Madeleine Maxi Dress from Rebecca Page

Heading on holiday? This is a dress you’ll 100% want to pack. The Madeleine Dress from Rebecca Page

This Grecian-inspired maxi dress sewing pattern is sure to make you feel fabulous in the warmer weather. The Pattern features a sleeveless style, draping, two strap options, straight or the beautiful criss-cross design. Madeleine is super flattering for any body shape with its waist shaping and hip skimming silhouette.

What’s great about this pattern is that it is perfect maternity wear for you mummas to be with no adjustments.

The Pattern is for advance beginners, suitable to be made in light to medium-weight knits and can be made in sizes XXS to 5XL.

To purchase the pattern from Rebecca Page or learn more click here or the above images.

Emily Bonnar
The Toronto Day Dress from Rebecca Page

Rebecca Page has released recently released the Toronto Day Dress, can we just say…we LOVE it!

This beautiful pattern is inspired by ‘flowy comfort’. What more could you want in a dress? The Toronto dress is perfect for everyday wear, it’s one of those perfect garments you can just chuck on and still look stylish.

The pattern is relaxed fit around the bust, waist and hips, super comfortable. It features a back yoke with key-hold detailing and button closure. The bodice is lined and the dress finishes with beautiful gathered tiers. fWhat is great about this dress pattern is that it can be made in a two-tiered top, three-tiered knee-length dress, or a four-tiered maxi, something for everyone. You then can choose from short plain sleeves or statement ruffle sleeve.

The pattern is rated at skill level beginner so is perfect for any level of sewer. It comes in sizes XXS to 5XL.

To purchase the pattern or learn more checkout the Rebecca Page website here.

Emily Bonnar
The Sloane overalls and trousers from Victory Patterns

Victory Patterns have done it again with another beautiful pattern to add to their growing pattern collection. The Sloane overalls and trousers is one you’re going to want to make!

This new pattern from Victory Patterns combines the need of wardrobe essentials with the want of stylish garments…with Sloane you get the best of both worlds!

The pattern is a stylish pair of overalls or simply swap out the bodice for a curved waistband and you can create yourself a pair of high-rise tapered trousers.

Garment features

Overalls - Top half; fitted bodice, princess seams and adjustable straps. Bottom half; tapered leg, centre seams at the front and back ( very flattering, lengthens the silhouette) front and back patch pockets and an exposed zip.

Trousers - Tapered leg, centre seams at the front and back ( very flattering, lengthens the silhouette) front and back patch pockets and an exposed zip.

Optional extras - An optional tummy stay can be sewn into either version for added additional control. Optional topstitching can be sewn along the seams to make them pop!

We think this pattern would look perfect with a long-sleeve light-weight turtle neck and boots, all cosy ready for the chilly British Autumn.

The Valerie Top and Dress Pattern from DG Patterns

From summer to autumn…

The Valerie Top and Dress Pattern from DG Patterns

And just like that the British summer is drawing to an end. We hate to use the A word but this lovely pattern will be a great to transition your wardrobe into Autumn!

The Valerie pattern is a fitted knit dress (or top) featuring a boatneck style and two dropped sleeve options. The pattern can either be made with an elbow length sleeve or a short sleeve.

This pattern is perfect for working with light to medium weight fabrics such as cotton jersey, bamboo knit, ponte roma, rayon knit and many more.

Lavender Top/Dress from Glasshouse Patterns

Still looking for a pretty summer dress then this one has it all!

The Lavender top and summer dress has been is designed to fit loosely over your your bust and hips for maximum floatiness but comes with a belt for cinching it in at the waist to still keep it figure-flattering. To make it a practical dress, suitable for everyday wear, it has practical pockets! The dress and top are easy to wear and easy to sew as well! Since it drapes loosely and the neckline level can be adjusted, there is not a lot to fit while sewing this pattern. With the tie straps, you can also adjust the neckline to sit at the most comfortable level for you.

This pattern comes in multiple lengths and with a ruffle option. The ruffles are elasticated at the parts cover the arms to prevent them from slipping down or cutting into your arms. When you make this version, you will notice that you can wear it in multiple ways, since you can wear it strapless, and you can even pull up the ruffles to cover your shoulders! There’s an adjustable waist tie which is held in place by belt loops inserted in the side seams. Available in sizes 1 to 8 (check out the patternmaker’s guide).

Get your digital copy of this pattern for €11.64 from Glasshouse Pattern here

Kew Woven Pant by Style Arc

It’s love at first sight for us with this uber stylish pair of trousers
from Style Arc!

The Kew is a designer trouser/pant with a slight rounded shaped leg that narrows at the hem opening to give an unusual but great shaping. The dart and front split at the hemline give this pant a one-of-a-kind look. The back is really flattering with a centre leg design line that shapes over the bottom and into a one-piece shaped waistband. Wear this trouser casually with sneakers and windcheater or dress it up with heels and a blouse. It comes in a good range of sizes between 4-30.

Download your copy of this pdf trouser pattern for $22 (AUD) from Style Arc

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Isabella Maxi Skirt from Rebecca Page

Be hip (not hippie) in this maxi skirt pattern with bohemian influences!

The Isabella boho maxi skirt sewing pattern is a wardrobe winner with its boho chic! The tier-style works beautifully with lace insets and contrasting fabric, a-line style, waistband gathers and the potential for pockets! Long and swishy, with a floor-length gathered ruffle, and elasticated back waistband, this boho maxi skirt pattern is an easy sew and even easier to wear. Make for you and your little girl and wear with your favourite tee and sandals for a simple look, or add layers upon layers for extra drama!

This is an ideal sewing pattern for beginner sewistas and includes pattern for children’s sizes newborn to 12 years and ladies’ XXS to 5XL. Make in light-to medium-weight wovens such as cotton, linen, taffeta, crepe de chine, and rayon.

Download your pdf pattern for $22 from Rebecca Page

Calvin Dress/Top from True Bias

Loving this new wrap dress and top with rings and sliders on the straps to get a perfect fit!

The Calvin pattern is a wrap dress and top with exposed bias binding, which extends into long ties to form a cute bow closure. It also features rings and sliders that create adjustable shoulder straps for a perfect fit. View A is a short top that sits approximately 2in below your natural waist, while view B is a straight dress that hits at mid calf. Choose light to medium weight woven fabrics that press well such as linen, chambray, rayon challis, silk crepe de chine, and cotton. This pattern has been designed for intermediate sewers and comes in sizes 0-18.

To download this pdf pattern for $11.20 (USD) from True Bias - click here

Marie-Josée Briefs from Jalie

This new brief pattern from jalie patterns is donating all its sales on this pattern to a non-profit and charitable organisation that provides specialised services to children
with multiple disabilities and their families

Briefs for women. The waist on these briefs is finished with wide foldover elastic or wide lingerie band elastic, and the leg openings finished with encased elastic. View A is a regular pair of briefs, front lined with shaper mesh for a tummy-tuck effect while view B is ostomy underwear with a scooped front lining that creates a pocket that supports the bag and keeps it away from the skin. You can also use this pattern for bikini bottoms and use swimwear fabric. The pattern features 19 sizes including girls 2-13 and womens XS-2XL.

100% of sales of this pattern will be donated to Centre Philou, a non-profit and charitable organization that provides specialized services to children with multiple disabilities and their families so its a win win situation!

Download your copy for $12.98 (CAD) from Jalie Patterns

The latest from Vogue

Want to up your sewing game? Check out what the designers for Vogue patterns have to offer!

#9378
This loose-fitting pullover shirt has been designed by Ron Collins, who is Vogue's newest male designer. It has multiple contrasts including collar, collar band and topstitching trim and is perfect for moderate stretch knits only. Size 34-46.

#9377
We love this unlined jacket pattern from Vogue’s Very easy collection. It contains jackets that are fitted through bust. The bodice front is finished with bias tape, hook and eye closure at waist, and there’s lots of length and sleeve variations as well as separate pattern for cup sizes A, B, C, D. Available in sizes XSM –XLG.

V9376
Designed by Mary Tilton, this pattern features stylish tunic and dresses with underskirt and button and rouleau loop opening. Size XSM-XXL.

#9375
Another Very Easy pattern this time featuring tops, jackets and trousers making this the  perfect pattern pack to make garments for everyday style. Sizes XSM –XLG.

#V9374
Comfortable style for everyday living, These narrow-leg pull-on elasticated waist trousers with optional pockets and different lengths can be made in both knit and woven fabrics. Size XSM-XXL.

#V9373
This special occasion dress looks so elegant and is close-fitting through bust and fully lined with high collar, pleat detail at neck, back zipper with hooks and eyes and length variations. Sizes 4-20.

#V9372
Another dress for special events, this Very Easy Petite pattern features a lined body so it can be made in lovely lace fabrics. Add a flounce to make it even more beautiful. Size 6-22.

#1628
Love the designer patterns then this special occasion dress and sash has been designd by iconic British designer, Zandra Rhodes. It features a dress that’s loose fitting through bust with split dolman sleeve, elasticated waist, and tiered straight skirt or if you prefer make the slip option with neck and armhole binding and bust darts. Just add a delicious silk sash! Size 4-20.

#1627
Another stylish design by Zandra Rhodes,  this dress features all-in-one kimono sleeve, ruched elastic waist, and contrast binding, bodice underlay, and inner casing, and applied sequin and bead detailing and sash. Sizes XSM –XLG.


#V9371
A button-front shirtdress is definitely a style that you should be adding to your wardrobe this season. This one features a collar, neckband, built-on placket, carriers and tie belt, with length, sleeve and fabric options. This swing dress has full and straight skirt with side slit options. Why not make in a bold print or add some creative colour-blocking. Size 6-22.

#V9370
With an asymmetrical button front, this dress or tunic has a Neapolitan feel with its shaped collar and neckband, button cuffs. Sizes 6-22.

#V9369
This is a Claire Shaeffer dress, which is fitted through bust with lined and underlined body. It has a cute bias skirt that’s perfect for a little bit of swishing! Size 6-22.

#V1630
This Today's Fit top by Sandra Betzina has a visible contrast underlay. The pattern also features pull-on trousers with elasticated waistband, topstitching and pockets. All sizes in included.

#1629
Everyone should have at least one white blouse in their wardrobe. This one has been designed for Vogue by Tom & Linda Platt. Choose a pullover top is semi-fitted through bust with neck facings, draped collar and narrow hems or a loose-fitting top that has asymmetrical yoke detail, button-and-loop closures at back neck and cuffs. Sizes 6-22.

#1626
This is such a lovely lined dress designed by Nicola Finetti. It features an exposed centre back zipper, shaped side front and back seams with purchased piping, and purchased grosgrain ribbon hem finish. No provisions provided for above waist or hip adjustments. Size 4-12.



Amelia Bomber Jacket from Wardrobe By Me

A bomber jacket is the perfect garment to go between the seasons

Amelia is a cool, classic yet sporty bomber jacket digital sewing pattern for women. The jacket has a zipper, set-in sleeves, and pockets in the side panel seam. The collar, hem, and cuffs are in rib fabric that gives the jacket a cool sporty look. The Jacket has facings and lining. Choose medium-weight woven or jersey fabric, such as silky silk, cotton or linen, french terry, or even scuba. What fabric you choose will completely change the look of the garment so you can really make it your own! Available size 0-24.

Download your copy for $10 from Wardrobe By Me

Misty Dress/Top from Sew Altered Style

This lovely dress and top is the debut pattern for Sew Altered Style

The Misty top and dress sewing pattern is a simple garment but packs a big punch with its detailing.  With a deep V-neck and multiple strap and length options, Misty can be worn whatever the occasion.   Views A and B feature criss-cross spaghetti straps and a low back as either a hip-length top or a dress.  Make both the top and dress with thicker straps and a higher back that’s perfect for everyday wear. The neckline and armholes are finished with a full facing for sleek look.  Bust darts and included A/B and C/D cup bodice pieces help streamline fitting. Or if your prefer make with two sets of sets of thing straps, one that crosses in the back. All options include the choice of an A/B cup front or a C/D cup front.

Choose lightweight woven fabrics such as rayon challis, rayon crepe, tencel, viscose, silk, and linen.  It can be made in more structured fabrics like shirting and quilting cotton so the garment has a little more structure. Available in a wide range of sizes 0-30.

Download this dress and top pattern for $13 from Sew Altered Style

String Bikini/Thong from Primrose Dawn

Want to make your own lingerie? Primose Dawn specialise in lingerie sewing patterns and this is the latest pattern to be added to the collection that’s great for leftover fabric!

Single string or double string? Bikini or thong? The Sunflower Panty has five styling options (sngle string bikini, double string bikini, single string bikini with lace overlays, single string thong and double string thong). This sewing patternis great for using up your knit fabric scraps and show off pretty elastics or narrow laces. The pants option is low-rise and has a fully enclosed gusset, which is longer in front than typical store-bought panties to provide extra protection and comfort. Sizes include waist: 66-127cm (26-50in) and hip 89-152cm (35-60in)

The pattern is suitable for the adventurous beginner. Instructions are fully illustrated, and pattern includes links for videos on how to sew an enclosed gusset, and working with lingerie elastics so you only need to know how to sew straight and zig-zag stitches.

Download this pattern for $9 (USD) from Primrose Dawn

More new patterns from New Look

The latest New Look catalogue is full of gorgeous ontrend patterns that you are going to want to sew!

#6622
This pattern contains three pull-on tops with yoke and back wrap-effect and tiny frill that’s perfect to pair up with your favourite jeans or pencil skirt. Sizes 8-20.

#6621
This tunic style top is the perfect hip length and comes with lots of sleeve variations and don’t you just love the obi-style waist tie, which is also included in the pattern. Sizes 8-20

#6620
This pattern has four simple to make tops with front or back wrap with long ties that would look beaitful made in challis, crepe de chine and other silk fabrics. Sizes XS-XL.

#6619
Every wardrobe needs a stripey garment and this pull-on dresses with yoke, neckline and border hemline is perfect for showing off your stripes. Size 10-22.

#6618
Sew up a quick and easy floaty dress with this sewing pattern designed for stretch knit fabrics. It comes in two great lengths, and has a back neck fastening and self-fabric waist ties. Sizes 8-20

#6617
We love a tea dress, don’t you? This one comes in two different lengths. It’s also very faltetring as it has a seam below bust and cute with gathers at shoulders. Sizes 10-22

 #6616
In need of a jumpsuit, playsuit or maxi dress, this pattern has it all! All garments are fitted at bodice, with waist seam and have zip closure. Dress and Jumpsuit have front waist tie. Size 8-20.

#6615
Got a wedding to go to? This dress pattern features close-fitting dresses, with waist seam, and lots of different sleeve and skirt variations. All have back zipper closing and a lovely scalloped neckline. Size 10-22

#6614
Wrap dresses never seems to go out of fashion and the wrap option in this pattern is so stylish. This dress is very easy to wear and comes with front variations and thin shoulder straps. Sizes 8-20



 

 

Julie Bonnar
New seperates from New Look

Patterns that feature separates are great for transitioning the season and you also know that the patterns inside are a good combo too. Take a look at what New look has to offer!

#6627
This off-centre button up top is the perfect companion to wear with the crop slimline trousers and pencil skirt that also included in this pattern. Sizes 6-18.

#6626
This pattern has been designed just of working with knits and features stylish a pull-on dress or top with gathered neckline. The skirt is elasticated at waist making it comfortable to wear. Sizes XS-XL.

#6625
We love a coordinate! This flowing top and cropped trouser duo is perfect for just about anything – wear it for work, wear it at home or wear it in the evening. The top features princess seams, fastens with a zip and can be made with or without sleeves. Sizes 10-22.

 

#6624
How cute is this duo of co-ordinating skirt and top. Both the top and skirt has an elasticated waist and all you need to do is add your favourite trimming or embellishment. Sizes 10-22.

#6623
Want a quick skirt. This sewing pattern features easy to make skirts with elasticated waist in three different lengths as well as a waist tie option. Sizes 10-22.

#6609
Asymmetrical hems are really on trend at the moment and give any garment a feminine look. This easy to sew pattern give you a lovely skirt with elasticated waist with a hem that dips at both sides plus pull-on tops with front tie. Sizes 8-20. 

#6608
Looking for a whole outfit for a weekend away. This pattern consists of a loose-fitting jacket with front tie and sleeve finish options, sleeveless pull-on top and a stylish wide-leg pair of trousers with elasticated waist. Sizes 10-22.

Oia Dress from Itch to Stitch

The Oia is such a pretty dress pattern and we’re loving the lace up front!

The Oia is a versatile, summery dress with a a stylish lace-up neckline. The sewing pattern has been designed for structured woven fabric that will result in a dress thats fit for a walk in the park as well as smart enough to wear to the office.  This A-line dress is super flattering, easy-to-wear regardless of your shape and comes with cup size options so you can say goodbye to any need for bust adjustments!

The dress features front princess seams for beautiful bust shaping too and you can make in sleeveless with wide shoulder straps. It’s also fully lined so the inside will look as good as the out! Designed for more advanced sewers but insturctions are very detailed and it comes in sizes 00-20.

Download this beautiful dress pattern for $12 from itch to Stitch by clicking here!

Body Con-fidence dress by Rad Patterns

The Body Con-fidence pattern is a fitted, body contouring crop top or dress, which has been designed to show your style and your confidence!

This pattern offers five sleeve length options – cap, short, elbow, 3/4, and long, as well as six lengths from crop top to below the knee dress and everything in between so there you can make this garment just the way you want. Choose from a wide rnage of sizes from XXS –6X and the pdf version allows you to layer so you can print just the size you need, no ink wasted! The Body Con-fidence is perfect for any level of sewing, and designed to use knit fabrics with at least 40% stretch across the grain.There is an additional curved colour-blocking option.

To download this stylish knit dress/top for $10 from Rad Patterns

Remi Cami Top/Dress from Designer Stitch

The Remi Cami sewing pattern came out in July 2019 but somehow we missed it so we’d like to tell you about it now - better late than never!

The Remi Cami Top and  Dress is a gogeous and easy to wear shape which makes it ideal for all body shapes. With a high squared front and lower back – along with a bias-cut 1/2 circle back body – the Remi is a floaty and very easy to wear style. The Remi offers a length for any occasion and includes a high thigh, above knee and a ontrend midi length.

Make your Remi in a soft and flowing rayon, silk or georgette type fabric to fully maximise a gorgeous etherial vibe. This pattern is recommended for advanced confident beginners and above sewing level due to need to work with slippery and hard to handle fabrics as weel as the application of grommets on front and a knowledge of your own personal fitting requirements as the pattern offers the opportunity to fine-tune the fit of your garment – cup sizes included.

Get your pdf copy for $11.95 from Designer Stitch

 

Sorrel Dress from Jennifer Lauren

Good news, the Sorrel Dress is now available in pdf
and printed pattern formats!

Shaped with double open-ended darts around the bodice and skirt waistline, this dress sewing pattern has a relaxed silhouette and sleek skirt providing the illusion of a fitted garment with all the comfort of a shift-style dress. A simple foldout collar frames the face, creating a gentle V-neckline and grown-on sleeves lend a casual vintage vibe. Layer with fitted long sleeves and boots for chillier days or make up in a seasonal double gauze or flowing cotton lawn for a light-weight summer garment. View 1 includes a separate button placket, great for playing with prints and different fabric layouts, while view 2 has a grown-on button placket, helping keep the design simple and the construction straight-forward. With A, B, C & D cups included, as well as clever inset pockets, Sorrel is a perfect project for confident beginner seamstresses. This sewing pattern comes in sizes

Download your pdf copy for $12.99 or buy a printed pattern for $18 from Jennifer Lauren