Any lightweight woven fabric.
Use rayon, viscose or crepe for a very floaty top. Another option is cotton lawn for a breathable top that will be easier to sew with than the drapier fabrics. For the flutter sleeves, a drapey fabric will work best.
|Fabric requirements for 1.4m (55″) wide fabric:|
|Size||3/4 Sleeves||Sleeveless||Frill Sleeve||Flutter Sleeves|
|Ava – Eve||1.5m
|Faye – Mia||2m
Other materials needed:
– 10x buttons – 11.5mm
– Interfacing: 90cm x 80cm
High Bust: 31″ – 55″ (approx. UK 6 – 30)
To get your High Bust measurement, measure around your body, directly under your underarms.
Fitting tips for larger busts/cup sizes: You would then do a Full Bust Adjustment (FBA) only if your full bust measurement is in a higher size category to your high bust.
You’ve sewn a top or two and want to learn a few new techniques.
Guides you through making a collar, button bands, inserting sleeves, french seams & flat felled seams.
- Printed pattern pieces
- Pattern instructions
Please note: You will receive the paper copy of this pattern through the post, however, if you would prefer a digital copy click here to buy the PDF version.