These simple pieces are our best friends for summer getaways and wandering around town. Just throw them on for a stylish, put-together look! With few fasteners and simple cuts, these gorgeous models boast deep necklines and elastic elements for total summer comfort. And best of all? They all are super easy to make! So, beginners, don’t be shy!
Tops for Stunning Shoulders
Tank tops are a summer favorite, but they can sometimes look a lot alike. Ours is in a class of its own, thanks to its flattering twist straps that reveal the jersey lining! Choose a jersey with a fun wrong side that contrasts with the front. Plus, this off the shoulder top is one of our biggest best sellers of the summer season. Its slightly exotic look makes it even more irresistible and with the large, smocked neckline, you can show off your beautiful shoulders. It is a must-have for the summer! 1 point and 2 points.
Jumpsuit & Romper
Essential for a comfortable summer, this yoga-inspired jumpsuit makes striking even the most daunting of poses completely possible! With elastic at the bodice, waist, and ankles, you can be sure that everything stays in place for ultimate comfort and a mystical air. To the right, the roomy cut makes this versatile model a perfect fit for summer. Choose your preference for the length as it can be made as shorts or pants! The wrap bodice comes together with a pretty little tie for a polished, feminine look. 1 point and 2 points.
Easy, Breezy Skirts
One is long and flowy, the other is short and straight. But both are perfect for summer! The model to the left is as light as a feather and will flutter in the warm, summer wind. Plus, it does not wrinkle and dries in a flash for easy care. It is great to bring along on vacation. The other pieces is a classic miniskirt in floral batiste and closes with a zipper. Great for traveling! 2 point and 1 point.
Summer dresses come in a range of styles! These two do not need any fasteners and come with incredibly unique details. The dress to the left is a straight cut and sports a large neckline and swooping open back with delicate horizontal strap. It is made from jersey to ensure a fluid and flattering look. The model to the left features an asymmetrical neckline with gathers to show off a sultry bare shoulder. Sew this model with a Liberty or another floral fabric for an undeniable summer look. 1 point and 2 points.
Bikini & Beach Bag
Is creating your own bikini something you’ve been wanting to do for a while? If so, you will love this model! In light batiste, this lovely top comes with delicate straps as well as small bust darts. It is closed at the back with hooks and eyes. The bottoms knot together with little ties on the side. And the adorable beach bag to the right is a two-in-one deal. Made from cotton and soft terry cloth, this bag transforms into a towel—just loosen the cords! This practical piece is also super easy to make. 1 and 2 points.
All these models are available as PDF patterns in just one click on our Burda Style site here!