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Hop in a Volkswagen bus and head for the beach in these bohemian collection. Caftans, shorts, and mini dresses are ready for fun. These designs are from the All instructions for previously published patterns have been updated.

Layer sheer fabrics for this flirty Layered Tank Top. Asymmetrical front pieces ruffle in the summer breeze. Pair them with mid rise shorts in olive green or a bright summer floral.

Get a modern hippie look with a simple Tunic Dress in fine stretch jersey and a psychedelic print. You can cinch this tiny dress with a belt to wear with shorts, or dare to bare your legs and wear it alone with knee high flat boots.

This tie-dyed Easy Drawstring Skirt is perfect for beginners. Balance a tiny mini skirt or shorts with this loose fitting Oversize Jersey Top. Stretch jersey is comfy and forgiving, and makes a nice contrast with a bright floral skirt and colorful jewelry.

A silk chiffon Caftan with Tie Bands is the most luxurious beachside cover up. Wear it over a skirt, cutoffs, or just a bikini for the glam of an old Hollywood star.

A flowing Empire Waist Mini Dress with a tied up waistline and buttoned long sleeves is equal parts folky bohemian and girlie princess. The silhouette works with everything from moccasin boots to flat sandals or ladylike wedges.

There’s nothing masculine about slouchy pants when you make them in a lightweight lacy fabric. These easygoing trousers turn any top and sandals into a cute outfit. Slip on the Caftan for glamorous resort style.

This racer back Mini Tank Dress is a little revealing and so summery. Wear a brightly colored bandeau underneath for a little coverage and a fun pop of color.

Be a free spirit in this lightweight Maxi Dress with an asymmetrical flounce. Silk batiste and knit tulle are floaty and feminine at the beach or on a summer date.

Femme up these slouchy Military Pants with the lightweight Long Tank. It’s perfect outfit for summer with a bandeau or bikini.

The designs in Strawberry Fields are what you want to wear for a lazy afternoon with friends. Make it feminine with floaty dresses, or mix masculine trousers with shoulder baring lightweight tops. You’ll look effortless either way!

Happy sewing!


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    Jun 13, 2015, 04.51 AMby Cathy McBride

    Just as lovely for this summer as for last summer!

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    Feb 20, 2014, 03.55 AMby tudorrose69

    Really like all of this collection, brava, Burda!!!

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    Feb 11, 2014, 08.08 AMby hodge76470

    I can be grumpy, hard to please and down right rude about fashion…that will not happen today, because this collection is wonderful!!! I am downloading the caftan as soon as I finish this note. Great job!

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    Feb 8, 2014, 05.01 AMby clementinewilson

    Amazing patters. . .

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    Feb 7, 2014, 07.40 PMby calatrava92

    I love these patterns! Love the kaftan and the slouchy pants.

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