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45 Free Printable Sewing Patterns

Don't break your budget on expensive sewing patterns and print off one of these free sewing patterns PDF downloads today! From accessories to clothing for kids to adults, this page has it all.

Updated December 13, 2022
45 Free Printable Sewing Patterns

Tired of finding patterns or tutorials you absolutely love and want to try, only to find out that the blog post is simply a tutorial or a blurb about a project?

Do you often find projects you yearn to make and become increasingly frustrated with sewing ideas that don't come with free printable sewing patterns?

Well, you’re in luck, because we have started to collect all of our printable sewing patterns into one place. With this huge list of free sewing patterns pdf available for download, you'll be all set and ready to sew!

There are plenty of free printable sewing patterns for beginners, too, on this page of 45 Free Printable Sewing Patterns. We have found the best sewing patterns and tutorial PDFs that you can easily download and get sewing.

Skip the store-bought ideas, save some money, and delight in the best DIY ideas out there. There’s a ton of printable sewing patterns below, and we promise to keep adding more! Our page full of free patterns to download is sure to contain your next project.

All of the projects linked here come with downloadable sewing patterns that you can print out and use to create stunning pieces. Patterns from the store can be expensive!

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Tips for Downloadable Sewing Patterns

  1. Before checking out these printable sewing patterns, it's important to understand how to use downloadable sewing patterns. Obviously, most people don't have a printer at home capable of printing large pattern pieces like the patterns you purchase in the store.
  2. Technology is an awesome solution to save money, but if you use it wrong, your sewing projects can turn out less than impressive.
  3. The biggest tip for successfully sewing with printable sewing patterns is to follow the directions. Each pattern will tell you how to enlarge a pattern and to what degree in order to make it the correct size.
  4. You can do this by downloading a PDF and doing it yourself or—if you are uncomfortable or confused—you can easily visit a print shop or office supply store and have them do it for you.
For more information, read our guide, How to Print PDF Sewing Patterns.

Free Sewing Patterns for Tops

Learn how to make a t-shirt or sweatshirt with one of these tops to sew. You'll find a cute raglan sleeve uniform top pattern, like the one shown, along with blazers, t-shirts, vintage, and modern designs.

Summer Raglan Tee Pattern

Treat yourself to the ideal top with this printable pattern that's great for showing off gorg summer prints. This project is an easy way to update your warm-weather wardrobe, and it comes with a printable pattern for size L.

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Long Sleeve T-Shirt Pattern

Make a basic long sleeve t-shirt pattern that will be a great staple to add to your wardrobe when you learn how to sew a shirt like this comfy idea. This is the kind of shirt that you will want to make several times in different fabrics.

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Long Sleeve T-Shirt Pattern for Women

This is such an easy DIY pattern printable that will help you create dozens of new tops with just a few modifications. Think about this pattern as an easy-to-use template for short- or long-sleeved knit tops, shift dresses, and more!

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Jackie O. Jacket

Who doesn't love the impeccable style of Jackie O? Now you can make a jacket inspired by this icon. Make this and you'll be looking fashionable in a timeless piece. The striking shawl collar coupled with three-quarter length sleeves makes this an elegant piece.

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Heather Sewn Top Pattern

This is a printable sewing pattern that comes in several sizes. This stylish shirt project features a flared short sleeve and an A-line top. These features combine to create a casual, comfy top that's perfect for lazy days or entertaining nights out.

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Open Shoulder Blouse Tutorial

Transition from warm summer weather to cooler autumn days with this fashion-forward sewing tutorial. This three-yards-or-less sewing project is a wonderful way to make a top that's custom-fit for your body. This beauty also shows a little skin without being too revealing.

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Summery Free T-Shirt Pattern

Welcome the summer sun with open (and bare) arms. It's time to tuck away your sweaters and long-sleeved tees and be comfy cool in summer tops to sew. This pattern comes with a downloadable PDF that allows you to make a t-shirt in sizes XS-XL, making it the perfect fit for any body shape.

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Open Back Top Vintage Sewing Pattern

This neat retro top hangs beautifully on any body type and comes complete with a built-in panel, ensuring that you do not have to wear too many layers underneath. This free downloadable sewing pattern is vintage chic perfection. Plus, it will take only one afternoon to create.

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30 Minute Kimono Top Printable Pattern

BONUS! This easy beginner 30-minute kimono top is a perfect wardrobe staple for the fall season. It's an easy piece to make and even easier to wear! The PDF printable sewing pattern is available in sizes from 4 to 22 and includes a step-by-step beginner sewing tutorial to follow.

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Printable Free Skirt Patterns and Dresses

PDF dress patterns are the best! There’s no reason to run out and buy an expensive dress pattern when we have printable sewing patterns right here on AllFreeSewing for you to check out. Our most popular type of free sewing patterns, skirts, and dresses! Download these free skirt patterns and dress patterns for sewing and create wearables you will actually want to wear.

Simply Audrey Skirt Pattern

There's no argument that the classic circle skirt is flattering on every body, as it makes the waist look smaller and hits right above the knee. Inspired by classic '50s silhouettes, this is the perfect skirt pattern to wear all year.

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Lazy Day Free Skirt Pattern

If you're looking for a wardrobe piece to help you beat the summer heat while you spend a lazy day at the local craft fair or even just when casual and staying in for the day, this pattern is the wearable and sewing make for you!

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Fit and Flare Free Dress Pattern

How flattering is this comfy-looking frock? Fitting tightly at the bust and flaring at the hips, this tutorial for how to sew a dress comes complete with a downloadable PDF pattern as well as a helpful video that will make sewing it easy peasy.

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Good Vibrations Circle Skirt Pattern

Whether it's summer or fall, this skirt pattern is just the thing you need to add some punch to your outfit. Follow along with this circle skirt tutorial to start building an outfit that will capture everyone's attention and turn so many heads.

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Bohemian Rhapsody Wrap Dress Pattern

The wrap dress silhouette of this dress sewing pattern is universally flattering to all body shapes, and the skirt length is the perfect way to create a romantic bohemian look without showing a lot of skin.

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Fiona Dress Pattern

This is an easy beginner dress project with a lovely outcome. The Fiona Dress has a fitted, knee-length bodice with a bust flounce to make it more feminine. The free dress pattern is downloadable for sizes 4 to 22.

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Boat Club Dress Pattern

Design a gorgeous lightweight summer dress that doubles as a swimsuit coverup for those warm days spent at the beach with this free sewing pattern. This is the ultimate way to go from the beach to dinner, and it comes with a free printable pattern for sizes small to large.

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Raglan Free Dress Pattern

Turn a raglan shirt pattern into this cute dress with a few simple changes to the pattern. This will show you exactly how to sew a girl's dress pattern that she's going to love. This kid's clothing pattern is charming, comfy, and great for a school party or most outings.

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Comfy and Carefree Skirt Pattern

Are you ready to upgrade your wardrobe to include warmer pieces? Look no further than this cozy, free skirt pattern for winter. Made out of snuggly fabric and looking extra cute, this skirt proves that your winter wardrobe doesn't have to be bulky to work for winter.

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Scarlet O'Hara Inspired Dress Pattern

This DIY dress pattern could be considered either sweet or sexy, so choose what you think it should be named based on what you think. Learn how to make this for a special date with your special someone or even for a night out in the city with your girlfriends.

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T-Shirt Dress Pattern

The t-shirt dress is the easiest outfit for summer. It's also the comfiest! Use this tutorial to make your own dress out of just two yards of knit fabric. Plus, there is a free printable PDF pattern for a size large dress.

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Perfect Little Black Dress Pattern

There's no piece of clothing as essential to every woman's wardrobe as the LBD, aka little black dress. Make a dress perfect for every occasion that fits your body like a dream with this perfect pattern.

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Perfect Beach Dress Pattern

This is an A-line dress meant to be worn over your swimsuit. This will become your go-to dress for when you come back from the beach and need to stop by the store or for a quick dinner before going home.

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Bow Back Dress Pattern

With warm summer weather, everyone's searching for the perfect summer sundress that looks hot and keeps them cool. Make a stunning summer dress full of charm with this dress pattern. It's incredibly versatile, too!

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Anne Dress Pattern

This dress is a fitted princess seam dress with a below-the-knee, gathered skirt option. This pattern will work well with light and medium-weight woven fabric. The downloadable pattern PDF goes up to a US size 8.

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Tiered Maxi Skirt Pattern

This maxi skirt pattern has 3 tiers and the option to have the bottom tier with horizontal or vertical stripes. If you're looking to add an elegant long skirt to your summer wardrobe, this would work perfectly.

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Lightweight Tank Dress Pattern

When the summer sun is shining down bright and hot, you are definitely going to need something to wear that keeps you cool and covered. This pattern comes with a free printable PDF for most sizes and is flattering for all.

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Printable DIY Maxi Dress Pattern and Tutorial

Create a fabulous day-to-night dress with this tutorial! The best part about this sewing pattern is that you can print out the directions in order to draft your dress and follow the sewing tutorial.

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Downloadable Sewing Patterns for Kids

Sewing for kids is much cheaper than buying for kids! Use up smaller scraps of fabric and make baby sewing patterns and wearables for kids. These printable sewing patterns are perfect for little ones!

Isabella's Free Skirt Pattern

Learn how to sew a beautifully banded skirt for your girl when you sew up free skirt patterns like this too-cute girl's skirt pattern. This pattern shows you how to sew up adorable kid's clothes patterns in very little time.

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Kid-Friendly Felt Monster Patterns

Kids can make their own sewn DIY monster friend! Not only will you find monster pattern printables but a how-to for sewing them up! Felt projects are ideal for kids because it is a material that's thrifty and easy to work with.

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Summer Breeze Nightgown Pattern

Treat your little princess to a comfortable and lightweight nightgown that she'll love wearing to bed with this pattern. Made using less than two yards of knit fabric, this sewing pattern for girls is excellent for warm summer nights and will keep kids cool while sleeping.

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Lua Sleep Sack for Dolls

Let your child tuck their baby doll in for the night with this doll-sized sleeping bag. This free printable pattern and detailed tutorial will help you create a sleep sack for dolls up to 22 inches tall. These instructions provide many options for customizing your DIY sleep sack.

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The Bigger and Better Bib

Simply print out the PDF of the pattern and follow the tutorial steps to complete your fantastic new DIY baby bib. These baby bibs make a great present for an expecting family because they are practical and yet also beautiful.

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Printable Kids Shorts Patterns

When the sun comes out and the weather gets warm, you find yourself scrambling to find a pair of shorts that they can sport on sunny days. These shorts come in a variety of sizes and are easily customized to fit your kid's style.

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Fleece Pants Pattern

If you've been sewing for kids and need some new ideas, try these comfy pants. This pattern is a great way to make your own clothes that fit the needs of your growing kids. DIY, save a ton of money, and make sure the pants fit perfectly.

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Printable Girls Peplum Top

Looking for a new and stylish look for your girl? If so, check out this top! This trendy little pattern is printable, easy to make, and entirely unique. Some trends for adults look absolutely silly on little ones, but this one is just too cute!

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Free Superhero Cape and Printable Appliques

Learn how to make a superhero cape with this easy sewing project for beginners. Including several free applique designs to complete the look, the pattern uses under one yard of fabric and can be created in one afternoon.

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One Yard Baby Tunic

Baby clothes patterns are easy, quick sewing projects that never take up too much fabric. Skip buying baby duds at the store and make this tunic instead. This adorable little top to sew is easy-to-make, a great baby shower gift, and far too cute to pass up.

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DIY Nap Mat with Pillow (for Kids)

Does your child have a lot of sleepovers? Or maybe they like to sleep anywhere besides their bed. If so, you're going to love this life-changing sewing project. Learn how to make a DIY Nap Mat with Pillow so that your child can sleep wherever they want and still be comfortable.

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Free Printable Sewing Patterns for Bags and Purses

DIY bags and purses will last you much longer and can be even more stylish than the ones you pay a pretty penny for in the store. These printable patterns are easy to follow and will make it easier for you to pick back up again if you sew one of these bags over the course of a few weeks.

The Lauren Bag Pattern

You can never have enough bags in your handmade collection! Add this to your next project list. Made with sturdy canvas and fleece interfacing, this bag is sure to be your favorite go-to accessory for nearly every season.

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Winter Garden Purse Pattern

Make a purse that'll add some green to the gray skies and cold snowy days of winter this season. This charming printable purse pattern shows you how to make a jumbo purse that's easy to organize and extra sturdy.

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Fabulous Fringe Bag Pattern

Perfect for a weekend of crafting, this bag is a texture-lover's dream. Adding this free purse pattern to your wardrobe will quickly add a DIY bag that can add some seriously wonderful wow factor to your accessorizing.

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Summer Satchel Free Bag Pattern

Learn how to make a bag you'll want to carry all summer when you make this easy DIY bag idea. The best thing about free bag patterns is that they come in all different sizes. This particular bag is a big one.

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Upcycled Pink Pocket Purse

Make this cute spring purse with tied handles and lined front and back pockets! Learn how to make a scrapbusting handbag with this pattern, which includes printable templates to help you cut fabric to the proper size and shape.

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Check Me Out Library Tote Pattern

This free tote bag pattern uses a half yard of fabric to create a quick and simple bag that's great for running to the library or for a stop at your local farmer's market. This classic and roomy tote bag that's perfect for hauling books!

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Fat Quarter Wallet Pattern

Learn how to sew a wallet that makes a great gift. With free wallet patterns like this, you don’t need to struggle with figuring out what to give a loved one. Simply use this wallet pattern to create a handmade trinket and tuck a favorite gift card inside.

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How to Sew a Messenger Bag (Easy!)

BONUS! You will not believe how quickly you can make a messenger bag when you follow our fantastic written and video tutorials. Make a cute messenger bag you'll love. This is an easy and super quick sewing project, too.

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Are there any printable maternity patterns?

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