Tops

  • Taffy Top
    This yummy pull-on has modified boat neck with side ties to yield that pulled taffy look. Add short sleeves and you have a winning look. For versatility in your menu, you will want to make it with and without the ties.
    $18.00
  • Tie Back Top

    Tie Back Top: Multi-sized. Self-lined, close-fitting, mid-hip length, pullover top with gathered bustline and front crossover long ties. Completely self lined with THE most interesting bust line/tie construction, this top is super flattering and fun to sew.

    Options to the tie in back include shortening the ties for a front knot or ending the ties inside the side seams. A simple straight skirt or full leg pants are the perfect finish for this great top!

    Suggested Fabrics: Knits of all kinds with at least 50% crosswise stretch.

    $25.00
  • Trio T-Shirt, Top & Pants
    T-Shirt: Shaped t-shirt has three-quarter length raglan sleeves, narrow neck binding and double stitched hems.

    Top: Easy fit, sleeveless short top or jacket has inset back yoke with eased seam, small tailored collar and neck band, and eight-button front closure.

    Pants: Ankle length pants have long cargo pockets with top button or optional zipper closure sewn into side panel seams. Elastic waistband with flat front.

    Suggested fabrics:
    T-Shirt: Knits in Cotton, Rayon/Viscose, Polyester, Silk
    Top: Lt. to Med.-wt. Rayon/Viscose, Linen, Wool, Cotton, Silk, Blends, Tweed, Novelties
    Pants: Lt. to Med.-wt. Linen, Wool, Cotton, Silk, Blends

    Multi-sized: XS – XXL

    $35.00
  • Tunic Blouse
    This is a tunic length, slim fitting, long sleeve blouse with side slits. the sleeves features two different cuffs. Shoulder pads are optional.

    Multi-sized: XXS - XXL
    $20.00
  • Tunic Length Vest
    A versatile "Bread & Butter" piece to extend your wardrobe. Use the instructions inside to create a jumper. Wear with the Short Sleeve Shell under, or with a longer looser Short Sleeve Shell over for the look of skirt and top without the waist issues. Instructions are for lined and unlined versions. Great candidate for wearable art projects.

    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
  • Tuxedo Wrap Vest
    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
  • Twice as Nice
    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
    $24.00
  • V Neck Tunic
    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
  • Valerie's Top

    This neckline is just stunning. Twisted, gathered and angled just so to deliver a very unique look. French darts in the front of this knit top also assure great fit.

    Lighter weight knits work best as to allow the twist to happen without creating too much bulk. 1 and 2 way stretch knits will work well. Thin knits like cashmere,silk and rayon knits are suggested.

    Silhouettes are different from other patterns in a number of ways:

    • "W" sizing for proportional fit
    • Patterns that are based on your cup size! B, C and D cup sizing provided with separate front pattern pieces
    • Shortening and lengthening lines provided
    • No-gap armholes or necklines
    • All measurements on the pattern are for finished garment size and are not body measurements. You will need to measure a garment you like to wear to choose the size you want.

    $19.00
  • Vests from Greece & Poland
    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
    $36.00
  • Victorian Shirt
    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
    $36.00
  • Vintage Vests

    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 & Pants

    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.

    Suggested Fabrics

    • 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
  • Womens Twinset
    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
  • Wow Tunic
    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