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)
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.
- A4 (print at home) PDF – 20 pages
- US Letter (print at home) PDF – 20 pages
- A0 (copy shop) PDF – 1 page
- Pattern instructions PDF
As soon as you’ve purchased the PDF pattern you will receive an email with the link to your PDFs and the instructions.
Please note: You will not receive any paper materials with this option, however, if you would prefer a physical copy click here to view the paper version.
First of all, for print at home options, print only page 1 and check the box measures 10cm x 10cm. When you print the pattern, print at 100% (make sure it isn’t scaling). If this measurement is correct you can print the remaining pages. Assemble by cutting along the dotted lines & tape the pages together.