The weather is heating up here in Wisconsin, and is downright hot already down in places like Florida where Melissa lives. So it’s time to start sewing up some great summer patterns! We’ve compiled a list of our favorite BSD summer-friendly patterns to share with you. Are you ready to dive in?
7 Perfect Summer Patterns to Sew Now
With a wide variety of patterns, Bella Sunshine is great for all kinds of wardrobe styles! Let’s start with some adorable girl’s summer patterns.
With her frilly girly look and spaghetti straps, Felicity makes the perfect summer wardrobe staple. Fully lined, there are no scratchy seams for your girl to contend with. And the elastic back makes fitting easy!
For the more rambunctious, there’s the Sun-Kissed Sunsuit! This cute little romper is perfect for the littles who are always on the go, especially the climbers! The optional flounce can help make it extra girly. With the added dress and maxi options, you can’t go wrong. Fun and functional and of course adorable!
Who doesn’t love a good pair of bubble shorts? I think they’re some of the cutest things I’ve ever seen! And with a flat front and elastic back, they’re stylish as well as easy to get on and off. Win win!
Now let’s look at some patterns that would make AWESOME mommy and me sets this summer! You know you want to!
Talk about a beautiful tank or dress! Spaghetti straps and a lightweight knit make it oh so comfortable! And the flounce (if you use it) makes it flirty and fun! Just picture the amazing mommy-daughter tops and dresses you’ll make!
Another fun possible mommy and me pattern… The tulip shorts are fun and right in style right now! With 2 different inseam lengths, you can get the perfect-for-you fit. You can also add a lot of character with fun trims and fabrics, making it a great way to showcase your personality.
Bring one of our most popular patterns into summer with you! With multiple skirt and sleeve lengths (including a sleeveless option!), you can make the perfect top or dress for you for any climate. A fully lined bodice equals no scratchy seams inside. Another of the perfect summer patterns for matching sets. There’s also the possibility of mashing the Sahara bodice with the Emmaline skirt, giving you even more style options!
A crossover bodice, ruched waistline, and beautiful gathered skirt make Amelia a perfect all-occasion sew for the summer months. The lined knit bodice makes for a super comfy wear, while the skirt can be made in multiple lengths to fit any need. Amelia is so flattering on any body type as well, making it great for everyone!
Did we miss any of your summer favorites? If so, please let us know your favorite Bella Sunshine sews in the comments! And please join our Facebook group for fun, games, triumphs, questions, and an awesome community!