Knit Your Perfect Look with These Free Summer Dress Knitting Patterns for Ladies
Summer is the perfect time of year to show off your knitting skills while looking fabulous in a lightweight and breezy dress. Whether you’re planning a trip to the beach or a backyard barbecue, a summer dress can be the perfect addition to your wardrobe. And the best part? You can easily make your own with the help of some free knitting patterns! Here are some of my favourite free summer dress knitting patterns that will have you looking and feeling great all season long. So grab your needles and let’s get started!
Get your knitting needles ready for these fun and free dress patterns! From raglan to lace and striped designs, we’ve got something for everyone in sizes XS-XXXL. Just click on each pattern to download and get started.
Swing by Spring by DROPS Design
Get ready to twirl in the sunshine with the Swing by Spring dress pattern from DROPS Design! Made with beautiful DROPS Belle yarn, this knit piece features a gorgeous round yoke, delicate lace detailing, leaf patterns, and those adorable short balloon sleeves we all love. With sizes ranging from S to XXXL, this dress is perfect for all body types.
Get the free pattern for Swing by Spring by DROPS Design here.
Shapely Striped Maxi Dress by Vladimir Teriokhin
Step up your summer style with the Shapely Striped Maxi Dress, a knit masterpiece by the talented Vladimir Teriokhin! Fun, flirty, and flattering, this pattern is perfect for intermediate-level knitters who want to rock a beautiful, striped maxi dress with medium weight yarn. Get ready to stun in this one-of-a-kind creation!
Get the free pattern for Shapely Striped Maxi Dress by Vladimir Teriokhin here.
Evening Out by DROPS Design
Get ready to turn heads in the Evening Out dress! This knitted stunner features colorful stripes, flattering raglan sleeves, and playful slits on the sides. Best of all, it’s easy to customize for your perfect fit in sizes from S to XXXL. Let’s make a statement, darlings!
Verona by DROPS Design
Get ready for summer with the Verona Dress by DROPS Design! Perfect for all shapes and sizes, this dress features fun stripes, raglan sleeves, and flirty side vents. And the best part? It’s knit top down using soft and durable DROPS Paris yarn. So grab your needles and let’s get knitting!
Get the free pattern for Verona by DROPS Design here.
Spanish Sonata by DROPS Design
Looking for a dress that screams “summer in Spain”? Check out Spanish Sonata by DROPS Design! This flirty frock features a raglan design and flowy A-shape, with a stunning lace pattern throughout. It’s knit top down in Muskat yarn and comes in sizes S – XXXL. Olé!
Get the free pattern for Spanish Sonata by DROPS Design here.
Anette by DROPS Design
Get ready to turn heads with Anette by DROPS Design – the knitted top that will have everyone asking where you got it from! Featuring a delicate lace pattern and a flattering raglan design, this top is made with DROPS’ soft and lightweight “Muskat” yarn. Available in sizes S to XXXL, this top is perfect for any summer occasion. So why wait? Get your needles ready and knit yourself an Anette!
Get the free pattern for Anette by DROPS Design here.
Endless Summer by DROPS Design
Get ready for the endless summer with this DROPS Design dress! The delicate lace pattern and crochet borders will have you feeling stylish and breezy all season long. Available in sizes XS to XXL, this dress is perfect for any summer occasion.
Get the free pattern for Endless Summer by DROPS Design here.
Etereo by Suzie Briddsang
Looking for a dress that’s versatile and customizable? Look no further than Etéreo by Suzie Briddsang! This easy shift can be made in any length or color combo you like, whether you want a sheer striped midi or a cozy cotton maxi. Wear it as a nightgown, a dress, or anything in between – it’s up to you! And if you want a little more coverage, the pattern even includes instructions for wider straps. So go ahead and make Etéreo your own – the possibilities are endless!
Get the free pattern for Etereo by Suzie Briddsang here.
Charme Turquoise by Linda Allegra
Get beach ready with Charme Turquoise, the perfect dress for your summer adventures! This flirty and feminine number is worked in the round with raglan increases and features a cute ruffle edge on the sleeves. You’ll love the flared skirt with its gorgeous lace trim, and the small Greek in the center is perfect for adding a decorative cord to cinch in the waist. You’ll be turning heads in this turquoise beauty!
Get the free pattern for Charme Turquoise by Linda Allegra here.
Sfogliatine by Valentina Cosciani
“Sfogliatine” by Valentina Cosciani is the perfect dress for hot Summer days! This bell-shaped and asymmetric dress is so versatile, you can wear it alone or under a Winter cardigan. The stripe motif adds movement and suits people of all ages and sizes. So, go ahead and make one for yourself!
Get the free pattern for Sfogliatine by Valentina Cosciani here.
Moonshine Dance by DROPS Design
Get ready to twirl under the stars with the Moonshine Dance dress! This adorable knitted dress features a lovely round yoke and intricate lace and tulip patterns. Available in sizes S to XXXL, this dress will have you feeling light on your feet all summer long.
Get the free pattern for Moonshine Dance by DROPS Design here.
Ladies, it’s time to ditch those stiff, uncomfortable outfits and slip into some soft, breezy summer dresses! With our favourite free knitting patterns, you can create the perfect dress for any occasion – from picnics to pool parties. But why stop there? Our website is filled with more knitting tips and free patterns for you to explore. So what are you waiting for? Grab your needles and let’s get knitting!