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Spring/Summer 2018 Sewing Patterns

Spring and summer 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.  

 

Skirts, Tops and Trousers

Fast and Fabulous skirt patterns

 Hot Patterns 1231 Fast & Fabulous Two-Hour Skirt

Sizing:  Multi-size US 6-26

Level: Beginner

Price £14.50

This is a wardrobe staple - make in just 2 hours. Pull-on semi-fitted A-Line skirt with invisible 'Hollywood' waist.  Several options - an absolute essential!

Fabric suggestion: Light to medium-weight knit with a bit of stretch - jersey, lightweight ponte, or a stretch woven such as stretch crepe.

 

Make a useful top

 Cashmerette Montrose Top

 Sizing:  Multi-size UK 16-32

Level:  Intermediate

Price £16.00

Finally, the answer to all your prayers - a fitted button-down shirt that doesn't gape over curves!!  Designed with double princess seams for a uniquely curve-friendly fit.  Cup sizes C/D, E/F, G/H.  Embrace your curves.

Fabric suggestion: Light to medium-weight woven fabrics such as opaque or sheer fabrics such as lawn, silk, voile or lace.

 

Hot Patterns sewing patterns

 Hot Patterns 1230 Metropolitan Bouvier Jacket

 Sizing:  Multi-size US 6-26

Level: Advanced Beginner

Price £14.50

Semi-fitted collared, edge to edge soft jacket with optional lining and patch pockets.  Throw over a sleeveless top or dress, or perfect with your jeans and T-combo.

Fabric suggestion: Medium-weight fabrics like linen, crepe, sateen, twill or lightweight tweed.

 

 Miracle pants pattern by Hot Patterns

Hot Patterns 1227 Fast & Fabulous Miracle Pants

Sizing:  Multi-size US 6-26

Level: Beginner

Price £14.50

Pull-on semi-fitted pants wth the famous Hot Patterns invisible elastic waistline with optional front and back creases. Flattering gentle flare from just below knee - choose from above-ankle cropped to full length.

Fabric suggestion: Medium-weight knit like ponte roma or jegging fabric, or stretch crepe, or sateen.

 

Vanlose trousers and top sewing pattern

 How To Do Fashion.dk  Vanlose Top & Trousers 

Sizing:  Multi-size UK 6-20

Level:  Intermediate

Price £16.00

This gorgeous set is inspired by women of the 1930's. The wide trousers have a high waist and the blouse a soft drapey neckline - together they make a very classy and feminine look.

Fabric suggestion: Woven fabrics.

 

Sewing patterns for summer 2018

 Hot Patterns 1226 Plain & Simple Slouchy T

Sizing:  Multi-size US 6-26

Level: Advanced Beginner

Price £14.50

A hybrid of dressy and comfy, this pull-on wardrobe essential has a relaxed fit.  Optional breast pockets and sleeve lengths.

Fabric suggestions: Fluid wovens like crepe, crepe de chine, rayon or silk jersey.

 

Girls' separates sewing patterns to buy

Modkid Ava Halter Top & Pleated Skirt 

Sizing:  Multi-size 2 - 7 years

Level:   Advanced Beginner

Price £10.50

Easy to sew Halter Top and elasticated waist skirt with pleats making it look like a multi-layered sundress when worn together.

Fabric suggestion: Quilting weight cottons, poplin, shirting, lawn.

 

Cake Patterns

 Cake Pavlova Wrap Top & Skirt

Sizing:  Multi-size 30-55" bust & 35-55" hip

Level:  Intermediate

Price £13.00

Ballet style wrap top ties at the natural waist front while the back tucks into the skirt as a 'muffin cover'.  The four piece circle skirt moves beautifully with zip up back and pintucked patch pocket.     

Fabric suggestion: Wrap top in jersey and the skirt can be sewn in a wide range of woven fabrics.
 
 
 
Layering tank sewing patterns

Sizing:  Multi- size US 6-26

Level: Advanced Beginner

Price £14.00

Pull-over, semi-fitted tank top. Wear alone or layer under cardigan or jacket. Choose from chic plain version, gathered peplum or faux tails.

Fabric suggestions: Georgette, rayon, voile, crepe, silky jersey etc.

 

  Dresses

 Sizing:  Multi- size US 6-26

Level: Advanced Beginner

Price £15.00

This wardrobe superstar is easy to make and easy to wear - just throw on and go! Unlined and semi-fitted with integral front tie. Sleeve and dress length options.

Fabric suggestions: Medium-weight knit with a little stretch - jersey.

 

Dragor Dress sewing pattern

How To Do Fashion.dk Dragor Dress 

Sizing:  Multi-size UK 6-20

Level:  Advanced Beginner

Price £16.00

This dress is designed and inspired by women of the 1950's.  There are two versions.

Fabric suggestion: Woven fabrics.

 

Tara TankDress

Serendipity Studio Tara Tank Dress 137

Sizing:  Multi-size XXS - XXL

Level:  Beginner

Price £12.00

Super easy design with no closures.  Pull-on with draw-string waist.  Edges finished with bias binding - perfect beginners project.  Variety of length and skirt options.

Fabric suggestion: Cottons, Tana Lawn - particularly suitable for fabrics with border prints.

 

Plus size sewing patterns

Cashmerette Webster Top/Dress 

Sizing:  Multi-size UK 16-32

Level:   Beginner

Price £16.00

This timeless pattern features two variations.  A is a scoop neck blouse with short sleeves and curved back yoke while B shows off lace fabrics with a jewel neck, elbow length sleeves and keyhole back.  Cup sizes C/D, E/F, G/H.  Embrace your curves.

Fabric suggestion:  Light-weight woven fabrics such as lawn for a breezy summer top or silk charmeuse for slinky party wear.

 

Christine Haynes dressmaking patterns

Sizing:  Multi-size US 0-18

Level:  Intermediate

Price £14.50

The Sylvie Dress features an unlined sleeveless bodice with options for a gathered dirndl skirt or an unlined pencil skirt.  A lovely summer dress.  Team with cardi or jacket for spring.

Fabric suggestion:  Cottons, lawn, linen, chambray and poplins.

 

Brooke Dress pattern

 

Sizing:  Multi-size US 4-14

Level:  Intermediate

Price £16.00

Fitted dress with slightly flared skirt.  Neckline has a folded collar and asymmetric (faux) closure.  V-shaped back closes with concealed zipper and bow tied straps.  Also on website is Brooke plus (US size 14-24)

Fabric suggestions: Cottons - plain, printed, gingham etc.

 

Shift Dress sewing pattern to order online

Sizing:  Multi- size US 6-26

Level: Advanced Beginner

Price £14.50

Three easy pieces - a midi length dress, mid-thigh length tunic, or a lower hip-length top. Semi-fitted pull-on styles.

Fabric suggestions: Drapey wovens like rayon. soft linen, crepe etc.


Sew a woman's romper suit

Rosie & Mr Daisy Romper

 Sizing:  Multi-size US 4-14

Level:  Intermediate

Price £16.00

Romper with shaped-cups and a halter strap.  Closes with a concealed zipper in the side seam.  Version A has a smocked centre back and shorts wiith pockets. Version B has continuous length cut seams and heart shaped pockets on the back.

Fabric suggestions: Cottons - plain, printed, gingham etc. 

  
 All these patterns and many more can be found on Sewbox - www.sewbox.co.uk