Summer sewing means road trips, the beach, picnics, and the 4th of July! I rounded up a whole bunch of tutorials and patterns that are perfect for all of those things. Hopefully this list will keep you from falling into a sewing slump as warmer weather hits, I am having trouble picking which one to start with!
Check out more summer sewing inspiration in these posts!
- 14+ modern summer quilt patterns
- 55+ swimsuit sewing patterns for women
- How to make athletic headbands
- 13+ T-shirt refashion ideas
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Fun summer sewing projects
I never look this chic at the beach, but you could with this free swim coverup tutorial at Sweet Red Poppy!
Keep hair off your face when you see how to sew a scrunchie with the free tutorial here on Swoodson Says.
Pretty, modern USA flag quilt pillow tutorial from Cluck Cluck Sew.
The cutest free picnic blanket tutorial from Ellie and Mac.
Free pineapple backpack sewing tutorial at Make It and Love It.
Seashell collecting bag sewing tutorial here on Swoodson Says; I need to make more of these!
These are SO clever and I want some for our whole family – get the free pool chair cover sewing tutorial from Sew Can She.
Adorable picnic coasters from Flamingo Toes.
Long days sometimes mean early mornings; skip that and sleep in with a free sleep mask pattern to sew.
Simple, big and boxy beach tote sewing tutorial from Life Sew Savory.
Headed out of town? Sew up this kid’s travel pillow tutorial and keep the peace when on the road! Free tutorial here on Swoodson Says.
A fancier, stylish beach tote tutorial from Sew4Home.
Keep your bathroom supplies organized and dry during summer travel, with this free tutorial for How To Make A DIY Travel Toothbrush Holder.
Super cute strawberry quilted coasters at Diary of a Quilter.
Sunglasses case sewing tutorial here on Swoodson Says, there is a hidden pocket for money or keys!
The cutest watermelon purse tutorial from Stitched by Crystal.
Make a cheap toy with this upcycled beanbag tutorial here at Swoodson Says.