Selection: Simple Tops to Welcome the Warm Weather!

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Selection: Simple Tops to Welcome the Warm Weather!
By Burda Style May 2, 2022 No comments

Are you interested in taking up sewing this spring, but don't know where to start? Opt for a simple top like a tee or blouse! It requires little fabric and does not take a whole lot of effort to make thanks to our easy sewing tips for beginners. Come discover this wide range of Burda models! Each one has its very own style, and this collection is adapted for all shapes and sizes. After successfully finishing your first top, you are certain to want to create a second right after!

 

Graphic Tees

Breezy and beautiful, these graphic tops are as comfortable as they are cool.

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It’s hard to find something easier than this loose top with its pretty, astonishing print! The model's airy fabric and relaxed cut creates such a soft drape. The free flow as well as the set-in short sleeves are two features that make this piece a quick favorite. Sizes 36-44. Difficulty: 1 star

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Are you on the lookout for a sailor-inspired top? This piece strays from the classic look by blending a unique, breezy cut with a trio of contrasting stripes. Plus, the adorable button at the bust, the slightly cropped sleeves, and panels at the bottom add to the sportswear chic look of the blouse. Sizes 36-44. Difficulty: 2 stars

Boho Blouses

Free spirits unite!

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This tunic in airy muslin is simple ravishing, don’t you think? It features a deep V-neck with three simple buttons, a delicately gathered empire waist, a breezy bottom, and soft gigot sleeves with elastic at the wrist. The jaguar print elevates the trendy style of this model. Sizes 34-44. Difficulty: 2 stars

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What is it about this top that makes it so charming? Could it be the traditional cut that conjures up images of Slavic folklore? In any case, we are swooning over the slit at the neckline that can be closed with leather ties as well as the voluminous sleeves that are smocked at the end. Sizes 72-88. Difficulty: 2 stars

Inspired by Nature

Summer is the season where natural materials make their appearance and materials like cotton and linen show off all their beauty.

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This assuredly unique cut amazes us with its soft edges and smooth lines. The bodice is relaxed and light, the sleeves feature pretty, quilted pleats, and the looseness of this summery model in cotton further adds to its trendy look. Sizes 36-44. Difficulty: 1 star

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What an exquisite tunic in linen! There is no doubt that this fabric is particularly celebrated in summer for its cool, gauzy feel. The simple straight cut of this top comes with deep V-neck and is decorated with tiny pleats at the back as well as dainty slits at the sides. Sizes 36-44. Difficulty: 2 stars

Heavenly Whites

White is the go-to color in summer since it perfectly flatters any type of complexion.

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The bodice of this stunning top is adorned with a peplum which perfectly highlights the waistline. Plus, you can show off your collarbones with the wide square-cut neckline. This model is sweet and ultra-feminine, while its delicately ribbed stretch jersey is also super comfortable. Sizes 36-44. Difficulty: 2 stars

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Show off your shoulders with this superb, fitted t-shirt featuring an extra-large neckline. The raglan sleeves and unique yoke translate to an air of casual chic you will certainly enjoy. The stretch jersey with adorable bird print further adds to the style of this model. Sizes 36-44. Difficulty: 1 star

Elegant 60s Fashion

We love vintage models in spring that draw attention to the elegance of 60s-era sewing.

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A nostalgic pattern is paired with this model's straight cut, large standing collar, and peek-a-boo opening at the back fastened by pretty pearl buttons. The delightful colors and happy shapes radiate a feeling of retro-cool and modernity. Sizes 36-44. Difficulty: 2 stars

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The large, straight cut of this model also comes with a large standing collar—but here, it is the shoulder that features a row of exquisite buttons! The top's sleeve and bodice ends are decorated with a superb mustard yellow shade to contrast with the classy navy blue and create a look of undeniable elegance. Sizes 36-44. Difficulty: 2 stars

Casual & Airy

Oversized cuts and breezy fabrics are the secret weapon for a comfortable summer.

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This flowy, light fabric elevates the look of this relaxed tunic. The cut is straight at the front, but you’re in for a surprise: the back is decorated with subtle pleats for an allure that is soft and sweet. The colorful print adds a fun pop to this fresh model. Sizes 44-44. Difficulty: 2 stars

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This delightful top is ideal for those hot summer days. A tank top in beautiful cobalt blue is worn underneath the long-sleeved shirt in a darker shade. During the day, wear the tank! And when the cool summer night arrives, throw on the top with the stunning balloon sleeves! Sizes 44-44. Difficulty: 2 stars

 

 

All these models are available as PDF patterns in just one click on our website www.burdastyle.com!