The balloon sleeves of this simple top and dress are the only detail that it requires to stand out. Less is more. The full sleeves are gathered with a tie which is threaded through a buttonhole, alternatively you can omit this buttonhole and insert elastic instead.
All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless otherwise stated.
Skill level – confident beginner. This is a paper pattern that includes sizes UK 6 – 18.
This pattern works well with lighter weight woven fabrics, linen and linen blends, poplin, cotton chambray. The more structured the fabric the more sculptural your top will look.
You will need:
1 x Matching thread
Fabric Requirements with or without nap (in metres) Top