With its easy-to-wear loose fit and simple construction, The Poppy Playsuit pattern by Sew Over It is ideal for beginners and is sure to become a summer wardrobe staple. Wear it with your favourite sandals for strolls in the park, days out at the beach, barbecues with friends – anywhere you want to keep cool, feel comfortable and show off your sewing skills!
The Poppy Playsuit
Issue 16, £5.99
Sizes: UK 8-22
■ Sew turn-up hems.
■ Add an elastic waist for shape and comfort.
■ Create a keyhole back opening.
You will need
■ Fabric: 2.5m (23/4yd) of either 115cm (45in) or 140cm (55in) width fabric
■ Hook and eye
■ Elastic: 7mm (1/4in) wide x 1m (40in)
■ Matching thread
Fabric suggestions: Lightweight, drapey fabrics, such as rayon, crepe or silk.