Dahlia Dress/Skirt from Glasshouse Patterns

Go from a cute airy summer day dress to elegant cocktail attire
with this dress and skirt sewing pattern!

Dahlia is a summer wrap dress pattern featuring three sleeve options and two skirt lengths. This makes the pattern pretty versatile since it works for a variety of temperatures, occasions and styles! Of course for the dresses, all the options for the sleeves (cap, 3/4 and sleeveless) and skirt lengths (short high-low and with flounce) can be mixed and matched.

The bodice is lined and is shaped through several darts and release darts and is just like the skirt designed to fit and flatter the curves of your body. Due to the construction of the pattern the two skirt options can be sewn as standalone pieces as well. The Dahlia dress and skirt sewing pattern is perfect for intermediate sewers and upwards. Make in light to medium weight drapey woven fabrics such as cotton lawn, viscose, rayon, lace or peach skin. The Dahlia comes in sizes 1-8.

Download the Dahlia sewing pattern €10.70 from Glasshouse Patterns

Piper Paperbag Pants from Rebecca Page

Piper is a super stylish, cute and comfy paperbag trouser pattern
in women’s and children’s sizing

These trousers are slim-fitting, practical, and flattering and will take you from day to night and office to evening out, and children from classroom to playground in a matter of easy styling.

With the high-waisted paperbag option, they’re a statement piece and can be styled with a tucked-in fitted top and simple shoes for maximum impact. Add the tie belt for even more wow. In the shorts or trousers length, the paperbag waist is a wardrobe winner, and great for both summer and winter

With the plain waist option, they’re just as lovely! If you prefer to wear your tops untucked, this plain waist option is perfect for you! Simply add sneakers or heels and accessories to get the look you’re after! Comfy and practical for the school run, office, around town or an evening event for the ladies, and ideal for playground rough and tumble, climbing trees and kicking balls, the classroom, or a fancier-than-normal event for the youngsters. This sewing pattern is perfect or beginners and suitable for medium-weight wovens. Perfect for beginner sewistas. The pattern includes children’s sizes newborn to 12 years and ladies’ sizes XXS to 5XL.

Download this pattern bundle for ¢22 (USD) from Rebecca Page

Rome Capsule Collection from Closet Case

Inspired by a trip to Rome, Closet Case has created the brand’s first capsule collection

The Rome collection has been designed as a chic capsule wardrobe, and is filled with simple to make and gorgeous to wear pieces that pair effortlessly with one another. Each pattern has been thoughtfully designed with beginners in mind, and is filled with enough interesting design details and variations to entice more advanced sewers too.
The collection includes three versatile sewing patterns – Pietra Pants & Shorts, Fiore Skirt and Cielo Top & Dress. All of the new patterns can be made with a wide variety of fabrics such as crisp wovens like linen, chambray, light to medium weight cottons, and drapey fabrics like rayon challis, silk and tencel.

The Fiore Skirt is a chic, high-waisted A-line skirt with just the right amount of flare and volume. This is a beginner friendly pattern with lots of variations and this elevated basic has tons of outfit potential. Available in above or below the knee lengths, this skirt sewing pattern has three views. View A is a simple flared skirt with an invisible zipper at the back, while view B is an asymmetrical wrap skirt with single hip pocket, and view C buttons up the front with curved patch pockets.

The Pietra Pants & Shorts are the best of both worlds and include a flat front, high-waisted silhouette with the comfort of an elastic waist in the back. Featuring lengthening panels in the front with slanted hip pockets and a hidden waist stay, you’ll never want to take them off. Choose between four leg styles: a wide leg in floor-skimming or cropped length (View A), a slim and tapered leg (View B), or gently flared shorts (View C).

The Cielo Dress & Top is an easy, breezy take on a boxy tee and shift dress, and loaded with interesting details and interchangeable features – it will fast become a wardrobe building favourite.

Choose between a semi-cropped top with a cuffed short sleeve (View A) or dramatic gathered long sleeve (View B). Or, make an easy fitting dress with sleek inseam pockets (View C), or without pockets (View D). All views have a slightly dropped shoulder, angled shoulder yoke and roomy fit, with a choice between an elegant bias binding or faced neckline finish.

To buy individal patterns as also as a bundle visit Closet Case Patterns

The Tiered Blouse from The Maker's Atelier

This smart blouse pattern is perfect for the office and nights out. We’d wear with a pencil skirt or wide leg trousers!

This top sewing pattern is a feminine and fluid blouse with beautiful statement tiered sleeves with options fro a matching tiered or simple flared body as well as a flattering round or V–neck. The blouse is ideal for sewing with all shirting-weight fabrics such as cotton voiles, Tana lawns, fine linen, silk and viscose. This new sewing pattern is available in sizes 4-22 (UK).

This is a printed pattern and can be ordered for £25 from The Maker’s Atelier

The Roise Dress/Top from RAD Patterns

The Rosie Dress is such a versatile sewing pattern that gives you a ton of stylish wardrobe options, and is destined to become a wardrobe staple!

The Rosie Dress is slim fitting and fully lined through the bodice, and has a gorgeous circle skirt. The sewing pattern also features five sleeve lengths from cap, short, elbow, 3/4, and long, as well as a lots of sleeveless option and five length options including tee, tunic, mini, knee, and maxi plus several front and back neckline variation. This pattern is exactly what you need to build up your wardrobe. The pattern does not include a pregnancy specific version, but one pattern tester tried it out as-is and it fitted well up until her due date! This pattern is made for fabrics with at least 40% stretch across the grain, and ideal for beginner sewing level and above.

Get your digital copy straight to your inbox for $10 from RAD Patterns

Ava Wrap Dress from Wardrobe by Me

A true wrap dress that’s perfect to dress up , keep you cool and make in your favourite woven fabrics

The Ava wrap dress is a sweet, relaxed fitting woven true wrap dress with bust darts, optional side pockets, and elbow length cuffed sleeves. The skirt has a curved hemline and is slightly flared below the belted waist to make it extra flattering. Choose from two neckline options including a shawl collar and two skirt lengths. Choose a lightweight woven fabric such as cotton, silk, modal, viscose, linen and other soft woven fabrics. 

Get your pdf copy for $12 from Wardrobe by Me

The Indigo Bodysuit from Laela Jeyne

A bodysuit is one of the most useful garments you can sew for your wardrobe.
It can be teamed up with skirts, trousers and used as an under garment.
The Indigo Bodysuit is for advanced beginners

The Indigo Bodysuit sewing pattern is extremly versatile and includes three styles of bodysuits — a deep V-neck Henley, Off-the shoulder, and mock turtleneck. It also has lots of sleeve options including short, elbow, and long making it practical for all-year round. The bodysuit closes with an easy snap closure and the good news is that the pattern pieces have been tested for women’s sizes XXS-4X (00-30) with cup sizes A-E. This sewing pattern comes with clearly written instructions with technical drawings to illustrate each step.

Download your Indigo Bodysuit for $12 (USD) from Laela Jeyne

Floral Dreams Tank Top from Ellie & Mac

Warmer weather is on it’s way so this new Floral Dreams tank/camisole top is comfortable to wear, so much so that you’ll want to make more than one for every day !

The Floral Dreams Tank Top sewing pattern is made for those who crave fashionable clothing but long to be comfortable when wearing it!! You’ll love how many styles you can make with this one pattern!  It’s also a quick sewing project and you’ll want to get making more than one to fill your wardrobe! The tank pattern includes a one- piece, short-skirted, long-skirted, and tunic styles with both narrow and wide strap options. The straps are adjustable and tie at the back. This pdf pattern has no trim pattern pages for quick and easy assembly and layers printing feature is included for this pattern fto make it easier for the sewer. This camisole pattern comes in sizes XXS - 5XL.

Download your copy for $8.95 from Ellie and Mac

The Callie Pinafore from Designer Stitch

We’re loving the fun and flirty new sewing pattern - The Callie Pinafore

The pinafore is so on-trend at the moment and this one from designer Stitch is really easy to wear and great for all season’s wearing. Team it with a tee, crips cotton shirt or even a turtleneck for colder weather. The Callie pattern offers a choice of styling options including 3 lengths. and a standard or racer back as well as different styles of chest, front and back pockets and three strap styles. The construction of the Callie Pinafore Dress is recommended for Intermediate and above sewing level due to the cup sizes B, C, D, DD, E, side side buttoning tabs and top-stitching. Available in sizes 6–28 (AU/UK), 2–24 (US) and 34–56 (EU)

Download it for $12.95 (AUD) from Designer Stitch

The Mimi jumpsuit from Mimi jumpsuit/playsuit from Rochad Studio Patterns

Looking for a jumpsuit that’s stylish and perfect for smarter occasions then look at this sewing pattern from Rochad Studio, it’s one that beginners can sew too!

This jumpsuit/playsuit sewing pattern has a relaxed fit and can be made in linen or jersey to take you from summer to winter. Version A has long sleeves and tapered legs while version B has short sleeves and is a playsuit. The sewing pattern also features a plunging wrap front, twist tie fastening towards the back, two side slip pockets and a lovely soft roll neck.

You’ll need a medium weight two- or four-way stretch knit jersey with at least 20% stretch or medium weight silk, linen or jersey for the long cool summer days. Stretch velvet or jersey wool is ideal to keep you warm in the winter. This sewing pattern is suitable for beginners too and available in sizes 4-16 (UK).

Downlaod your pdf copy for £15 from Rochard Studio and start sewing today

Karolina Dress from Fresh Press Patterns

A dress sewing pattern that can be made in a combination of woven and knit fabrics together!

The Karolina dress is high on style and low on fussy sewing making it suitable for even beginners to sew.  Combining two fabrics, a woven and a knit – it can be a great fabric stash buster. An elastic waistband at the back cinches you in while the front waist ties add attention. This sewing pattern has been drafted for women 5ft 4in to 5ft 6in tall. The dress front and ties are knit, while the back is woven. Go ahead and make yours in an all knit combination if you prefer or if you choose all woven you may need to size up and/or add a zipper.

Choose fabrics of a medium dress weight. Best sewn with all natural fibre or synthetic fibre fabrics - don’t mix and match as when you wash shrinkage rates might not be the same! For the knit front, choose medium weight rayon, viscose or poly knits and for the back, a shirting weight cotton, linen, rayon, viscose, polyester and silk will work best. This sewing pattern is available in sizes XS-3X.

Download the Karolina Dress for $16 (USD) from Fresh Press Patterns

Miss Laura Wrap Dress from 1 Puddle Lane

A versatile wrap style sewing pattern that can be made into a dress, top or tunic!

The wrap dress pattern is a beautiful floaty summer dress that can be worn as a top, tunic, or maxi and has been created to sew with woven fabrics.  It’s perfect for those hot summer days by the beach, pool or out to lunch.  It can also be worn with tights, boots and a jacket to take you through the cooler months.

It features flattering flutter sleeves, elastic back, front wrap and tie at the back, front shoulder and waist gathers so we think it’s ideal for all body shapes. The pdf pattern comes in sizes 6-26 (AU) and 2-22 (US).

Download your copy for $15 (AUD) from 1 Puddle Lane

Bernice reversible swimsuit from Sirena Patterns

Great swimwear pattern for beginners, as well as those who like to get their monies worth - this one-piece swimsuit is reversible!

The Bernice swimsuit is a lovely one-piece reversible swimsuit that has a halterneck, open back with ties at the back and the best thing it’s reversible so you’ll have two looks in one for the beach or by the pool! reversible swimsuit ties at back. Suggested fabrics inlcude swimwear fabric such as spandex, two-way stretch fabric with 50% stretch or moreThis swimsuit sewing pattern is availbale in sizes xs-xl and is aimed at beginners so is a good introduction to the world of sewing swimwear.

Buy your pdf copy of the Bernice swimsuit for $12.99 from Sirena Patterns

Pheobe Flares from Pattern Union

Looking for a jumpsuit or pair of floaty trousers that’s a bit different from the rest then you’ll love the Phoebe Flares. You’ll feel like you’ve gone back to the ‘70s!

Phoebe Flares are an add-on to the Phoebe Collection, and can be made as flared trousers on their own or added on to any of the Phoebe tops to make a jumpsuit. The trousers include gathered side inserts placed flatteringly just below the wide point of the hips and include front pockets. The waistband can be applied to the Phoebe Flares or use the waistband from the Phoebe Freebie. This pdf pattern also has a handy envelope design to help you store the sewing pattern. The instructions contain a link to an instructional video to help sew the torusers. The Phoebe Flares from Pattern Union are aavailbale in sizes 6-20.

Buy the Phoebe Flares for $8 from Pattern Union

Grace Dress from Sew Over It

This dress is definitely making our sew wish list - it’s such a pretty dress!

How fabulous is the Grace Dress, it is so versatile and will take you from season to season in style. Depending on your fabric choice this sewing pattern can be a Christmas party outfit or the perfect summer dress. It really can be a wardrobe workhorse that you’ll want to make again and again!

The dress has a semi-fitted, darted bodice with a wide, scooped neckline and optional cap sleeves. The skirt is gathered and features in-seam pockets and an invisible zip in the centre back. Adding the optional waist tie will give you a waistline and more fitted silhouette – but still leaves you with the option to loosen it if it’s a hot day, or should you have a dinner date! The Grace Dress sewing pattern is available in UK sizes 6-20.

Download the Grace Dress today for £9 from Sew Over It

Lela Skirt from Sew DIY

Cute little elastic waist skirt which is perfect for sunshine and holidays!

The Lela Skirt is a sweet casual skirt featuring an elastic waist, straight silhouette and a split hem in either knee or mid-calf length. This is a beginner friendly sewing pattern that is equally easy-to-sew as it is to wear.! The pattern has been designed to be mix-and-match and has more than 18 different designs. Select from a gently curved hem, an exaggerated curved hem or a straight hem, and choose between in-seam pockets, angled pockets or scoop pockets. This skirt is very versatile and can be made in both woven and knit fabrics. The Lela skirt has a great range of sizes between 0-32 (US).

Download your copy to sew at home for $12 from Sew DIY

Vaulion Trousers and Shorts from Opian

As the name suggests carrot trousers are shaped like a carrot, wide at the top and tapered toward the bottom!

Vaulion is a pdf sewing pattern that features high-waisted carrot trousers, with a centre seam on the front and back leg, and diagonal front pockets. Belt loops and patch pockets on the back can also be added as options. This sewing pattern is availbale in sizes 0-10 so you will need to check out the measurements on Opian’s size chart to get the right size for you.

Download this trouser sewing pattern for 12 CHF (just under £10) from Opian

Raspberry Jumpsuit, Playsuit and Dress from CocoWawa Crafts

Shirring is such a on-trend style at the moment and isn’t as difficult as you think to sew. Why not have a go with this lovely sewing pattern from CocoWawa Crafts

This beautiful jumpsuit sewing pattern also has a playsuit and dress options, ad is perfect for the hot months. The shirred bodice on the three versions is exactly the same but the change comes with a long and comfy loose trouser, shorts one and dress options. The design features three different straps including one with a delicate bow, another with a lovely ruffle and a third one with a round ring and loop detail.

The Raspberry is easy to fit and ideal for perfecting the shirring technique. Furthermore, there’s an optional concealed zip for those who might prefer it and side seam and patch pockets are also included. With lots of detailed instructions, technical drawings and tips to get the best results, this sewing pattern will become a staple in your handmade wardrobe during spring/summer. Make in light weight woven fabrics like cotton, light cotton, linen, viscose, rayon, single gauze, voile, cotton sateen, batiste and crepe.

This summer pattern has been designed for an advanced beginner and intermediate makers who would like to learn a new and fun technique like shirring. CocoWawa has also updated its size range, which now is as follows: 6-24 (UK) and 2-20 (US).

To buy this pdf pattern for £10 visit CocoWawa Crafts here

Two new patterns from Helen's Closet

The Ashton top and Donovan skirt are the perfect combo for
everyday style!

The Ashton top is an all-season wardrobe staple that is easy to sew and style! Wear it during cooler months with jeans and a cardigan or pair it with shorts for summer. The Ashton has bust darts and a signature A-line shape. View A is a hip-length top and view B is a crop top, both ideal for pairing with high-waisted pants or skirts. Finish the neck and arms with an all-in-one facing or bias binding and the hem is finished using a beautiful facing. It can be made in a wide variety of woven fabrics such as light to medium-weight cotton or linen for a structured look. Silk crêpe de chine, Tencel twill, or rayon challis will result in an Ashton having more drape. Drapier fabrics work better for tucking into skirts or trousers whereas stiffer fabrics showcase Ashton’s A-line shape. The Ashton has been designed for advanced beginners and makes a great stash-buster! It also comes in a really good range of sizes from 0-30 (US).

Download your pdf copy of the Ashton Top for $14 from Helen’s Closet

The Donovan Skirt is a sewing pattern for beginner and will teach you a variety of sewing techniques and result in a beautiful everyday garment. This classic elastic waist skirt has the perfect amount of fullness and works in many different fabrics. It has roomy pockets, an optional drawstring, and two views. View A is a midi-length with a modern side slit and view B is a summery above-the-knee length. Sew in light to medium weight woven fabrics with no stretch such as cotton (lawn, poplin, seersucker, shirting), linen, silk crepe de chine, poly crepe, and rayon/viscose challis or poplin work well. Structured fabrics will have more dramatic volume and drapier fabrics will have more fluid movement. It comes in a good range of sizes from 0-30 (US).

Download your pdf copy of the Donovan Skirt for $14 from Helen’s Closet