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.
Fabric requirements using 1.4m (55″) wide fabric:
(See size chart in image gallery above)
Ava – Dee: 1m (1.1 yds)
Eve – Hana: 1.5m (1.6yds)
Ivy – Mia: 1.6m (1.7 yards)
Extra fabric needed if you want to do a contrast ruffle:
Ava – Dee 0.1m (1.1yds) / Eve – Mia 0.3m (0.33yds)
High Bust: 31″ – 55″ (approx. UK 6 – 30)
Use your High Bust to get the best fit across your neckline and shoulders.
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 french seams & inserting a ruffle.
- 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.
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