Spring/Summer 2016 Sewing Patterns
Online store Sewbox stock a big range of sewing patterns from independent designers and from some of the bigger companies. Here we share some great patterns for you to make for your Spring/Summer wardrobe, all of which are available from Sewbox. Below you'll find a mixture of new patterns and classic designs.
Tops, Blouses & Jackets
Hot Patterns 1015 - Riviera Once, Twice, Three Times a T-Shirt
Multi-size (US 6-26) - Advanced Beginner - Price £13.00
How to Do Fashion - Kastrup Top - 3
Multi-size (UK 6-20) - Intermediate - Price £16.00
This pattern is a classy light shaped blouse in three versions. The raglan sleeves are well fitted around the shoulder. This pattern is suitable for all kind of fabric but if jersey is chosen go one size down.
Colette Patterns Anise Jacket
Multi-size (UK 4-22) - Intermediate - £12.50
A multi-season jacket in a classic short length. This 60's style double breasted jacket has gentle shaping, a simple rounded collar, and tailored sleeves. The one-piece front makes it easy to incorporate patterns such as plaids or stripes. Anise can be made with with either full length sleeves (version 1) or below-elbow cropped sleeves (version 2). Learn to create single welt pockets and insert a jacket lining as you sew.
Papercut Patterns - Flutter Blouse/Tunic
Multi-size (XXS to XL) - Beginner - £14.99
A beautiful drop shoulder blouse and tunic with a full and floaty sleeve in short or mid length. The blouse features an angled split back and the tunic has a subtly dipped back. Looks gorgeous in drapey and slightly firmer fabrics.
Hot Patterns 2003 - Mr and Mrs H. P. Weekender Breton T
Multi-size for men and women - Beginner - £14.00
Get your weekend on with this great modern-classic wardrobe essential, designed for medium weight knit fabrics like interlock T-shirting, micro rib, waffle, fleece, sweat-shirting or sweater knits. Relaxed-fit T shirt as a slightly dropped shoulder and a softly rounded, slightly wide neckline; think of a shape halfway between a boat neck and a round neck. Men's version has a slouchy, straight silhouette and full length sleeves; women's version has gentle shaping & 3/4 length sleeves. Body & cuffs feature deep stitched hems; neckline is finished with self fabric binding sewn to the inside.
Sewaholic Dunbar Top - 1508
Multi-size (US 0-20) - Intermediate - £12.95
Sew a sports bra or tank top that looks as professional as ready-to-wear! The Dunbar Top or Sports Bra is fully lined, with a powernet shelf bra that includes pockets for optional padding or removeable bra cups. Racerback styling and contrast seaming gives it a cool modern look. Choose high-impact contrast like black and white, or opt for tone-on-tone fabrics for a subtler look. Edges are bound with fabric binding strips. View A is a mid-hip length tank top with a shelf bra lining. View B is a sports bra with elastic along the lower edge.
Dresses and Skirts
Multi-size (US 6-26) - Advanced Beginner - Price £13.95
Pull-on dress & top have a ’V’ front neckline, a bound back neckline, centre front & back seams and an elasticated waist. Both dress & top feature a gently twisted and draped detail at the front waist. Cap-length dolman sleeves & hemlines are completed with a narrow stitched hem; dress finishes just below the knee, top finishes at the lower hip.
Serendipity Studio - 129 - Juliet Nouveau
The dress includes a fitted sleeveless bodice with a scoop neckline, gathered bustline, empire waist, and A-line skirt. There are 4 different lengths offered so you can make this design to suit your fancy. Variations include 3 different tie belts, tiered skirt (with or without contrasting fabric between), and a ruffle or hemband at the lower edge.
Papercut Patterns Sway Dress
Multi-size (UK 16-32) - Advanced Beginner - £14.00
The Tiffany is an A-Line skirt with vertical scalloped panels featuring a frayed edge construction. The skirt is designed with a small amount of ease that fits just below the waist to be extra comfortable as well as complimentary to every figure. It is shown in 6 different variations in two different lengths: 2-tiers at knee length or 3-tiers at mid-calf.
Multi-size (XXS-XL) - Intermediate - £13.99
A must-have staple item for those times when you need the perfect balance of casual and cool. Slim leg pant with elasticated waist, drawstring, faux fly front and side pockets. Can be made full, knee length with or without cuffs or as shorts.
Colette Patterns - Iris Shorts - 1022