Category Archives: Top

New Look 6892 – Peasant Blouse

Here is a peasant style blouse which is ideal for the summer, New Look 6892. There are 5 versions of this blouse pattern to choose from. I made View B with French seams and used a pretty floral cotton fabric. I cut a size … Continue reading

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Sailor Top (No.2) – Marilla Walker

My trip to Venice (the city of gondola fashion) has made me want to revisit the Sailor Top pattern by Marilla Walker. This top is a cool design and perfect for the summer. Here is Sailor Top No.1. This is a quick and easy top to … Continue reading

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Sailor Top – Marilla Walker

This Sailor top/dress sewing pattern by Marilla Walker (an updated version of her free pattern) was published in Love Sewing magazine this month and I knew it was for me. I saw Jenna’s Sailor dress and this made me rush to the store to buy the magazine … Continue reading

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Kimono Dress to Kimono Top – New Look Workroom 6120

This is a Newlook Workroom (Project Runway) sewing pattern and it began as a Kimono Dress with an Obi belt which I made from a lovely silk crepe fabric. Although there was nothing wrong with the dress, I only wore it … Continue reading

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Neck-Tie Coco – Tilly and The Buttons

I have made a Coco Top at last! I had the intention to do this after making the Coco Dress, but it just didn’t happen. Anyway, I am so pleased with the top that I would like to make another one, or two or … Continue reading

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Batwing Jersey Top – K/Sew 3891

Here is another Batwing to add to my collection. As you can tell, I am a fan of the Batwing, also having made a Batwing Breton Top, and Winter (Batwing) Cape. I should be known as Batgirl! This pull-over top has a wide scoop neckline, self … Continue reading

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Batwing Breton Top – McCalls M6792

I was drawn to the boatneck and batwing sleeves of this pattern and that its designed for knit fabrics. There are two options of either a top or a dress. This pattern also has the option for colour blocking the Right Side … Continue reading

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