Sewing Patterns and Tutorials for a Beach Holiday
Summer Sewing Inspiration –
We’ve found some gorgeous patterns and tutorials you can sew up for your and your family to enjoy on your next beach holiday – whether it’s Barbados or Brighton!
Beach Robe from Danamadeit – It’s just $8 (about a fiver) to download this gorgeous pattern, beach robes would be great for kids round the pool too if it get a bit chilly.
Kimono Wrap – Our wrap from issue 12 will make a brilliant and elegant wrap for beside the pool and can also be made as an elegant evening dress that can be rolled up small in your suitcase – multipurpose – you can get the pattern free with Issue 12 of Love Sewing
Towel Roll, Bag which transforms into a comfy lounger – this sewing tutorial is inspired! You simply inser a pillow and add straps and pockets if desired and you have a simple, efficient way of being comfortable by the pool or on the beach. – Tutorial available here – The Golden Adventure
Sunglasses case – it’s an essential on the beach to have a nice safe case for your sunnies, so why not sew up your own case to coordinate with your beach bag? Tutorial here over on Polkadotchair
Shorts aren’t too difficult and we posted some great kids shorts tutorials last summer her on our blog – or why not take a look through our Pinterest borad full of shorts patterns and tutorials to sew up for summer, for all the family.
Sun Hats are a must – take a look on our post here for lots of fab sunhat tutorials for you to sew up including this lovely floppy sunhat with a wide brim.
Quick Strappy Dress Pattern – You can always rely on Martha Stewart to have a great free pattern – this strappy sundress would be perfect for your holidays! There are just 11 seams to sew up, so if you like it you could sew up a few in no time – just find a couple of nice belts to dress it up or down.
Get sewing and please share your sewing and dressmaking with us, we love to see your works in progress and completed sewing projects.