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10 FREE sewing patterns for spring/summer 2024

It's the perfect time to refresh your wardrobe with some new, handmade pieces. Whether you're a seasoned sewing enthusiast or just starting out, creating your own clothes is a rewarding way to express your personal style and stay on trend. To help you get started, I've curated a list of 10 fantastic free sewing patterns that are ideal for the spring and summer seasons.

Mood Fabrics - Beaufort Set

This set takes its name from the charming town on the Atlantic coast where pearls are a go-to and oysters are perpetually shucked. For a polished yet effortless ensemble that's ideal for the warmer months, this stylish pairing of a peplum top and cropped trousers is perfect. This combination not only keeps you cool and comfortable but also exudes an air of sophistication.

a women wearing a peplum top and cropped trousers in heels


Tammy Handmade - Etty Camisole top

The Etty Camisole boasts a chic scalloped detail and offers a relaxed, comfortable fit. This slip-on style top is ideal for beginners, featuring a striking neckline and delicate thin straps for a sophisticated look. Whether you're aiming for a casual or dressy look, this beginner-friendly project is the perfect choice for creating stylish tops that elevate any outfit.

clsoe up of a women wearing a black scalloped strappy top


Unfettered Long Denim Skirt

Designed specifically for non-stretch denim, this updated pattern includes a front slit to ensure comfortable movement while maintaining style. Additionally, it features classic denim details such as a distinctive coin pocket, front fly, waistband with belt loops, back pockets, and a yoke.

an illustration of a midi denim skirt


Helen’s Closet - Orchard top/dress - Free when you subscribe

The Orchard Top and Dress is a versatile and easy-to-wear piece that effortlessly enhances any wardrobe. Featuring spaghetti straps and a dartless A-line silhouette, Orchard includes inseam pockets for the dress versions, adding practicality to its stylish design. Sew Orchard in a drapey, lightweight fabric for a flowy tank or sundress, or opt for light cotton or linen to achieve more structure and volume. For a unique touch, the straps and bias finish can be made in a contrasting fabric. Ideal for summer, the Orchard Top and Dress is also perfect for holidays and special events. When the weather cools down, pair it with a t-shirt or turtleneck to extend its wearability throughout the year.

a women wearing a strappy yellow midi dress


Sew Over It - Annie blouse

A stylish woven blouse pattern that effortlessly combines elegance and versatility. Featuring long sleeves and a charming shirred neckline detail, Annie is designed to be a staple in your wardrobe. Create a timeless, everyday piece by choosing a solid colour, or make a statement with a vibrant print to showcase your unique style. Whether dressed up or down, Annie offers endless possibilities for a chic and personalized look, perfect for any occasion.

a women wearing a long sleeve shirred top


Fabric Store Magda Trousers

Nothing captures the essence of summer quite like a crisp pair of white linen pants. These stylish tapered pants feature practical pockets and a comfortable elastic waistband, ensuring both functionality and ease of wear. Whether paired with casual sneakers for a relaxed day out or dressed up with heels for an elegant evening look, these versatile pants are a perfect addition to your summer wardrobe. Using a breathable fabric makes them an essential piece for staying cool and chic during the warmer months.

close image of white linen trousers on a model


Atelier Brunette Top

This design offers a loose fit that perfectly balances casual comfort with elegant style. The round neckline beautifully accentuates the collarbones, creating a graceful and refined look. Two large side slits provide versatility, allowing you to adjust the style to your preference, whether you want a more relaxed or structured appearance. The garment is finished with French seam finishes, ensuring a clean, professional look both inside and out. These details not only enhance the overall aesthetic but also promise durability and longevity, making it a timeless addition to your wardrobe.

a women wearing a yellow oversized t-shirt


Matchy Matchy Sewing Club Ballet Bow Skirt - Free when you sign up to the newsletter

The Ballet Bow Skirt epitomizes simplicity, classic style, and femininity. Its elastic waistband makes it an easy-to-sew staple for seasoned crafters and a perfect starting project for beginners. Featuring two dramatic side slits secured with fully functioning bows, this skirt is made from simple rectangles and finished with self-enclosed seams, eliminating the need for a printed pattern or overlocker. The suggested lengths, side slit sizes, and bow placements serve as guidelines, encouraging you to use this pattern as a base to create the skirt of your dreams.

a women wearing a midi skirt that has 3 ties on the side


Maison Fauve Pompon waistcoat

The beautiful pompon waistcoat is a wardrobe essential, designed to suit any style and preference. It has a neatly fitted lining that gives this waistcoat a polished look. The neckline and armholes are crafted to be worn either next to the skin or over clothing, and its ideal length and silhouette are enhanced by darts and an adjustable back tab, providing a flattering fit without constraining the bust.

a women, smiling, wearing a white waistcoat


My Keeper Patterns - Duffel Bag

A versatile bag designed to meet all your needs, whether you're heading to the gym, planning an overnight stay, enjoying a day at the beach, or anything in between. This bag is perfect for any occasion, offering ample space and stylish functionality to carry all your essentials with ease.

a colourful duffel bag on a bed

Happy sewing!

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