July has had loads of new sewing patterns to keep us all inspired! We have brought you a bitesize roundup of all the new sewing pattern releases from the last month. We have also made a video where Kate chats through some of our favourite new pattern releases from June. Fiona has a great sewing blog where she showcases her makes with really useful and detailed reviews of each pattern. She has kindly given us her top three releases for April and why she likes the patterns so much.
Fiona’s top three dressmaking pattern releases for July:
I’m really taken with the lines of all three of the new releases in I Am Patterns‘ new I Am In Africa collection but the Celeste Dress & Top stands out for me. I’ve never been sure about the swinging trapeze shape on my frame but the heart shaped neckline and back yoke are enough to tempt my into trying
New from Evie La Luve is the Mimi Bikini. I’m really interested in making one of these. It’s a really flattering shape and I love the cut out look created by the double back straps of the top and the way the waistband separates from the body of the briefs at the sides
The two new patterns released with this month’s edition of Seamwork Magazine were the Veronica and Georgia Dress