Uniquely styled loose-fitting pullover top. Bias bound scoop neckline, slightly flared long sleeves and extensions that fall from the high hip.
Perfect for stretch fabrics, but equally delightful in soft woven fabrics with drape.
Sizes Included: XS through XL$29.00
Zip-Front A-Shape jacket or top has front panels with bust tucks, cut-on long sleeves and foldover bias collar.
Pull-on elastic-waist pants with tapered slim legs. Loop and button detail in side seamcreates soft draping at the ankle.
Top: Linen, Cotton, Silk, Wool, Rayon, Blends.
Pants: Linen, Rayon, Lt. wt. Wool, Silk, Jersey Knit.
Multi-sized: XS – XXL$35.00
Isn't Mila gorgeous? A sweet and perfect shirt for any time! Make in cotton or linen! Pockets and sweet buttons... with loops! No button holes!
Sized Small, Medium and Large. Small fits size 4–6, Medium 8–10 and Large 12–16.
All Tina Givens sewing patterns are beautifully printed on white paper stock, with easy to follow instructions and detailed technical drawings.$26.00
Cara is a sweet tunic top and fun pants with hem detail
Use light to medium fabric for the top and medium weight for the pants.
Sizes XS – 2XL
All Tina Givens sewing patterns are beautifully printed on white paper stock, with easy to follow instructions and detailed technical drawings.$35.00
Tia slip is one for all seasons and perfect for layering. Shown with Vrille Pant. Includes Shirt overlay pattern.
Make this slip in linen gauze, linen, silk organza, chiffon, rayon or even a knit.
Sizes: XS to 2X.$35.00
Top Relaxed fit, hip-length top with diagonal button front curving into funnel collar with optional buttons. Asymmetric and offset hemlines. Long tapered sleeves. Fabric Suggestions Light to medium-wt 2- or 4-way stretch knits. Light to medium-wt wovens in cotton, linen, silk, novelty weaves and rayon.
Pants Fitted, panelled pants with fly front zipper, below-calf back zipper detail and two-piece contour waistband. Pants sit slightly below waist. Fabric Suggestions Wovens with or without stretch in cotton, denim, linen or wool.
Sizes: XS to XXL$35.00
Curves and an asymmetric "look" play a trick on the eye. Your measurements are reduced by a third. It's magic! Use the instructions to create a bias trimmed, lined or reversible version. Try it in black for evening – beautiful!
Suggested Fabrics: Light to medium weight wool, silk, linen, textured rayon, microfibres in woven or knit with 25% or less stretch.
Multi-sized: 14 – 24$27.00
The reversible sleeveless top has side slits. Under one arm is a pocket that flips from one side to the other. It is perfect for hiding some spare cash or a credit card.
The reversible pants come in three lengths with elasticised waist. One side has two zip front pockets and the other has side seam invisible zipper pockets. There is also a flip pocket for a passport or traveller’s cheques.
Multi-sized: XS – 3XL
T-Shirt: Semi-fitted t-shirt has round neck with stand-up band, diagonal front seam with cascading drape, angled pocket extending into hem. Long or short sleeve versions. Stitched hems.
Pants: Cropped straight-leg pant has centre front seam with faced vent and button and loop detail, no side seam, flat waistband in front with elastic sides and back.
T-Shirt: Knits Only in Cotton, Rayon/Viscose, Polyester, Silk, Wool, Linen.
Pants: Lt. to Med.-wt. Linen, Wool, Cotton, Silk, Blends.
Multi-sized: XS – XXL
A V neck top with front and back centre seams and raglan sleeves. Hip ease is 2 inches and Bust ease is 1 1/2 inches.
View A has a 3/4 length sleeve with attached cuff detail. View B is long sleeved with no cuffs.
Suggested Fabric: All knits and stretch fabrics including lace and velvet
Multisized: Petite through Plus$20.00
These authentic designs can be lavishly decorated, embroidered, appliquéd and otherwise embellished. Styles include a short vest for men and women from Greece, mid-calf Greek vest for women, and two variations of a Polish woman's vest with petal-shaped tabs along the bottom edge. Pattern pieces include traditional design motifs.
Suggested fabrics: Medium to heavyweight, closely woven fabrics such as denim, velveteen, corduroy, silk, velvet, wool, blends and upholstery fabric.
Multi-sized: Misses 6 – 16; Men's 34 – 44
This bib-front dress shirt was fashionable for men in the 1870s and is still elegant today. A perfect companion with a vest or as a woman's oversized tunic or nightshirt. Pattern includes instructions for finishing touches.
Suggested fabrics: Shirting weight fabrics such as broadcloth, gingham, muslin or lightweight cotton flannel.
Multi-sized: Misses 6 – 22; Men's 32 – 46
This feminine ensemble of flowing Tunic and wide-legged pants is considered the traditional costume of Vietnam. The easy-sew Tunic features front and back waist shaping darts, mandarin collar, front neckline / armhole opening, tapered long sleeves with elbow darts and long free-hanging front and back panels. The Pants have an easy full-legged fit, centre back zipper and faced waistline.
Suggested fabrics: Lightweight, drapey fabrics such as silk, polyester or cotton gauze for Tunic and/or Pants; also embroidered brocade for Tunic. Ao Dai pants are typically white; the Tunic can be plain white, a plain or patterned colour, or the traditional red and gold for a wedding garment.
Multi-sized: XS – XL$39.00
Victorian gentlemen at the end of the 1800s needed a vest or waistcoat to be considered well-dressed, and smart Victorian women often paired vests with walking skirts for street wear. Our vests offer a variety of stylings, including collarless V-neck, bias-cut vest with shawl collar and short front-darted style. Traditional bow tie, with instructions for tying, is also included.
Suggested fabrics: Medium to heavyweight fabrics of cotton, silk, wool, linen, synthetics or blends with or without nap, such as brocade, velvet, corduroy, canvas, pique, velveteen or synthetic suede. The bias cut of the shawl-collar vest is especially suitable for stripes or plaids.
Multi-sized: Misses 6 – 16; Men's 36 – 44$36.00
West End Top: Front-zip top with hood, bell-shape banded sleeves, raw-edge front with finished hem band at side and back. Wrong side of fabric will show on hood.
Pants: Wide-leg, above ankle pants with side pockets, elastic waistband, stitched hems.
- Top: French terry, double knit, ponte knit, lt. wt. fleece, stretch corduroy, stretch wool
- Pants: Linen, rayon, silk, pant wt. knit, lt. wt. wool
Sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL$35.00
Cardigan with front band and long sleeve with choice of t-shirts. Style A t-shirt has a mock turtleneck, style B has a scoop neck with self-fabric binding. Both t-shirts are offered with a choice of short and cap sleeve.$24.00
Make this tunic in soft drapable fabrics. There are three collar variations that can be tied up, pinned or knotted to create many looks. There are three neck sizes to choose from regardless of tunic size. The tunic can be made in two lengths with long sleeves and an optional side slit.
Multi-sized: 6 - 36$24.00
This loose fitting shirt has a tapered stand-up collar, asymmetrical front closing and back with notch detailing. X-shaped inserts in front and back create a pleasing silhouette and a great place to add embellishment.
Faced hems and side vent opening. Short or Long sleeves with additional notch detail. Directions included for Spliced Piecing, Woven Embroidery and other design ideas.
Sizes included: XS – 5XL$22.00