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Free sewing patterns for women's clothing of all sorts, skirts, tops, jackets, leggings, pants, dresses and more

Free shrug pattern - Sew A So Simple Shrug. The free sewing pattern for January is the Sew A So Simple Shrug – try saying that quickly!

Free shrug pattern - Sew A So Simple Shrug

It’s a bit of a tongue-twister. But honestly, that’s the most difficult part right there. The free shrug pattern looks pretty funky when you look at the pattern. It’s just one piece and hard to make out what it’s going to become. But the sewing is really quick and easy and you’ll be carrying this one around with you as Winter turns to Spring. You will need: Stretch knit fabric – 1 yard of 58 inch wide. Download the free pattern for the Sew A So Simple Shrug You can download the pattern from my design account on Craftsy. It will take me longer to write about how to sew this pattern than it will to actually sew it. Firstly, check out your fabric and see which way it stretches. Cut out two pieces. Now lie out the piece with the right sides up like this. Free Lingerie patterns, plus swimsuits and nightwear. Free Skirt Sewing Patterns - over 100.

Introducing an EPIC list of free skirt sewing patterns.

Free Skirt Sewing Patterns - over 100

I KNOW you all love free patterns – its the most searched for area of my site. And you LOVE the Pinterest Group Board where you all share your favorite free sewing patterns. And the Free Dress Patterns List was the biggest traffic generator on the site for weeks after it was published. So, here you have it. The BIG List of free skirt sewing patterns for every type and style of skirt you can imagine. FREE Dress patterns listing. Featuring a list of free dress sewing patterns and tutorials, all with photos and links.

FREE Dress patterns listing

Much of my early sewing has been thrifty – most of my fabric comes from the remnant and clearance bin at my local fabric shop, and many of the patterns have been self drafted or free patterns from the internet. It’s a great way to start out when you are learning and don’t want to invest too much in something that might turn out not quite as you are hoping ! So here you go with a big listing of FREE DRESS PATTERNS. At the time of publishing – 65 in all, but I will continue to add to the page as I find more. Dragon dress. My Dragon dress!!!!

Dragon dress

I can't say how much I love this dress. I saw the fabric at the fabric store and knew I had to make a dress. I love the shape of the skirt I wore it to a friends memorial because it reminded me of him and it was a huge hit. It's one of those thing you have in your closet that just makes you feel good when you wear it. <3Edit: Anyone interested the fabric is "Shibuki Dragon" The Alexander Henry Fabrics Collection 2007This rocks! Tute:Fabric: I used three yards and had some left over...I'm 6'0 so most people will need a bit less.Zipper: Whatever length you feel comfortable with. *To start measure from your waist (bellybutton or smallest part of your torso) to about how long you want the skirt of your dress to be and add an inch.

Fold in half and snip the parts that are a little uneven so you have a nice looking slope. This is the basic shape you want to cut out for the dress top. Measure the widest part of your bust and cut your piece that long. Close up. Sew across. Paperbag Ensemble Dress - Patterns Archive. Please consult our size comparison table, our table of body measurements and the "Patterns" section of our FAQs before you download and print a pattern.

Paperbag Ensemble Dress - Patterns Archive

Paperbag Ensemble Dress Design by jens / Pattern by Your Style Rocks! Finally, here is the pattern for the design that jens submitted as her winning entry in our "Sunday, lovely sunday" contest - we think it turned out great! The fabric we chose for the dress is rather stiff - if you want the paperbag effect to be more prominent you should look for a smoother, flowing type of fabric. Summer of Skirts - Waistband Bow Skirt tutorial. Here it is - finally!

Summer of Skirts - Waistband Bow Skirt tutorial

A swingy red skirt just in time for the 4th of July. Sorry it took so long to get this tutorial up - moving and internet problems delayed me. As always, if you have any questions at all or if I didn't explain things well enough, leave a comment and I should get back to you within the day. Or, send me an email! Oh, yeah, and I almost forgot - I'll be giving this skirt away to celebrate my 100 followers. What you need:- The measurement of around your waist where you want the skirt to sit. Step 1: Cut your fabric.First, for the waistband and tie: Decide how long you want your ties to be (I made mine the same as my waist measurement for simplicity).

For the skirt, we're going to be using the same pieces that we did for the elastic A-Line skirt, so cut your main skirt panels out following steps 1-6. Here are the pieces (including the interfacing, not including the sleeping dog) you should have: Step 3: Next, open the folded strip, wrong side facing you. Summer of Skirts - Elastic A-Line Tutorial. This skirt is great, because it is almost as easy as the 20 minute skirt but is more flattering and versatile.

Summer of Skirts - Elastic A-Line Tutorial

I plan on making many more of these! It's also worth noting that my current giveaway (enter to win if you haven't already!) Dress features this type of skirt. Leggings Pattern and tutorial. In many parts of the world Autumn or Fall is here and Winter is on the way.

Leggings Pattern and tutorial

It’s time to think about wrapping up warm and adding an extra layer. When I’m not in shorts, I’m in leggings. Twist Front Top - free t-shirt pattern. The latest sewing pattern from So Sew Easy is a free t-shirt pattern for the Twist Front Top.

Twist Front Top - free t-shirt pattern

It’s a sexy halter top that can also be a dress if you’d like to extend it. Designed for knit fabrics, this top crosses over at the front and the little keyhole at the front gives an interesting look while still actually being modest with full high coverage. The design is double thickness at the top front and back to give extra support if you need it, or for modesty if it turns chilly!

It can be worn with a strapless bra, or a halter neck bra if you use one of those clips to keep the straps closer together in front. How to sew a skirt - a step by step sew-along. Welcome to the So Sew Easy How to Sew A Skirt Sew-along series.

How to sew a skirt - a step by step sew-along

This new series will show you everything you need to know about how to draft and sew your own custom fit fully lined skirt. From pattern making, to darts, to lining and hems, you can have a beautifully made skirt designed to fit you perfectly. We will be making these three skirts. In fact they are all exactly the same skirt made from the same pattern and in the same way. Double layer chiffon blouse - free pattern and tutorial. Thank you for all of the comments on my recent post - Self drafted halter neck chiffon blouse. Several visitors asked for a tutorial, and I am happy to oblige. I’ve made the blouse again in a different fabric – this time a lovely blue and cream chiffon with embroidery and sequins. Making a pencil skirt sloper and the resulting skirt. Why design your own pencil skirt sloper pattern? Have you EVER owned a pencil skirt that fit you properly? I find the ready to wear either gape in the waist, or are too tight across the hip or thigh or the darts aren’t right.

I guess perhaps my waist to hip ratio does not match the ideal hourglass figure. Neither is my widest point in the regular hip – I am a true pear with my thighs wider than my hips but with a very square waist to hips too. Does your skirt fit like this? Now that I can sew (a little) I thought it was about time I tried to rectify this with my own pencil skirt. Free sewing pattern - Summer Drape Top. The latest release in my range of free sewing patterns and tutorials – the Summer Drape Top. Designed for softly draping knit fabrics, this blouse is easy to make, flattering, cool and strappy, with tummy covering draping and a rounded hemline in the front. And I’ve made it with wide enough straps that you should be able to wear a bra with only minimal straps peaking through at the back. Or don’t wear a bra and let it all hang out this summer! The Summer Drape Top comes in a one-size fits most design. Easy dress pattern for summer - and it's free!

You asked – you got it. The next free pattern from So Sew Easy is an easy dress pattern for a great summer dress with option to shorten for a top. Made in just a few simple steps, I’ll hold your hand all the way with this one and show you some tips and tricks along to way to help you sew beautifully with knit fabrics. Styling options – wear it strapless (it includes an elastic back so won’t fall), or with a center halter strap or two straps from the bust or sides. Free Little Black Dress Pattern. Party season is coming! It’s time to think about what you’ll wear for the holiday season this year. Want to wow them at the office party? Color block skirt - free skirt pattern. Half circle wrap skirt pattern - the sewing.

Wrap dress pattern - free sewing pattern. The latest free sewing pattern from So Sew Easy is this cute wrap dress pattern. The front has a cross-over bodice with pleats, there’s a straight skirt and an optional elastic waist, with a matching tie belt. Only the bodice wraps over leaving you safe from embarrassing wardrobe malfunction that can happen with wrap skirts. The Wear Everywhere Skirt - free pattern. It's a Wrap top - free pattern. I’ve had this pattern on my mind for a while now and at last, ‘It’s a Wrap!’ The Wrap Top is loosely based on the original Wrap Dress pattern that has been downloaded thousands of times and been the most popular pattern on the site so far. Gathered front top pattern - free sewing pattern. New Year, new you they say! I’ve just taken up Yoga and wanted to sew some simple exercise wear, and in so doing not only did I create a great fitted top for wearing to the gym, but also a great top to wear everyday.

Easy Dress Pattern - Free 'Wear Everywhere' Knit Dress. On a Roll T-shirt - free sewing pattern. Waterfall top - free sewing pattern. I’m so excited to bring you the free sewing pattern this month for the Waterfall Top. I LOVE this top so much that I think it really shows in my face in these photos. Wearing it just makes me smile. Two Become One - free t-shirt dress pattern. Need a comfy every day dress? One that looks good no matter where you go, and one that can take on the look of separates or be sewn in the same fabric throughout? Gathered Summer Skirt - free skirt pattern. 30 minute easy skirt pattern. The perfect Maxi Skirt pattern.