Tops

  • Straight Shirt

    Button-down, fingertip length shirt/jacket with deep armholes and full sleeves that taper from elbow and bunch at the wrist. This is a very popular piece. A great alternative to a jacket.

    Multi-sized: 4 – 22

    $25.00
  • Swing Shirt

    The Swing Shirt is a fingertip length jacket with asymmetrical sides and a full swing back. From the front the look is clean and straight, then turn sideways to see the dramatic drape of the fabric. Loose-fitting, fingertip length shirt/jacket with straight cut front and full, swing back with asymmetrical side slits. Drop shoulders, low armholes, and shaped back hem. Topstitches facings and hem.

    Suggested Fabrics: Lightweight to midweight LYCRA blend fabrics with drape, Cotton/LYCRA knits, Rayon/LYCRA, Slinky, Linen, Lightweight Wovens, Wool Jersey, Silk Velvet and Rayon blends.

    Multi-sized: 4 – 22

    $25.00
  • T-Shirt Trifecta
    T-Shirt Trifecta has three unique t-shirts to enhance your wardrobe.

    View 1 is sewn by serger with the seams to the outside for an interesting designer detail. It has a neckband, flounces at the lower edge of the garment and 3/4 length sleeves. Add decorative fabric patches which have been painted, embroidered or foiled to make your t-shirt one of a kind.

    View 2 is a tunic length t-shirt with side slits and a zipper pocket in the diagonal seam. It has a turned collar and facings on the 3/4 length sleeves which turn to the outside. Made from a stripe or solid, it will be a wardrobe favourite.

    View 3 is a comfortable tunic length t-shirt with seams which form points at the sides for a flattering look. The short sleeves are a flirty flounce shape.

    Any sleeve can be used on any view, plus the neckband and collar on View 1 and 2 are interchangeable. With this pattern, you've hit the Trifecta.

    Suggested Fabrics: Knits such as cotton/spandex, slinky, rayon, bamboo or ponte double knit.

    Multi-sized: XS – 3XL
    $29.00
  • 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
  • The Right to Bare Arms

    Sleeveless yoke styled design in three lengths (Tunic, Knee and Mid-Calf). Princess seamed for a flattering fit, slightly flared at hem.

    Perfect for stretch fabrics, but equally delightful in soft woven fabrics with drape.

    Sizes Included: XS through XL

    $22.00
  • Three Tee's
    Loose-fitting Tee with several variations. Short sleeve or long sleeve, round neck or turtleneck, tee shirt, tunic or dress length.
    Suggested Fabrics: Two-way stretch fabrics. LYCRA blend fabrics such as Slinky, Rayon/LYCRA Jersey or Cotton/LYCRA KnitMulti-sized: 4 - 22


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    $25.00
  • 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
  • Topnotch Tunic
    All sizes (XS-3XL) included in pattern. The Topnotch Tunic is flattering and offers comfort plus the benefit of pockets. Wear it with slim pants or a skirt for a great outfit. The multi-size pattern and princess lines make fitting your tunic easy. View 1 buttons up the front and has full length sleeves with a contrast band at the wrist. Wear it open and over a t-shirt as a cute jacket. View 2 has 3/4 length sleeves with contrast bands and three buttons at the front neck. Both views slip on over the head for easy wearing and the backs are accented with a button tab. There are two handy pockets plus an optional hidden pocket that hangs inside from the underarm seam. Instructions on how to do serger trim and lots of other fun ideas are included.Fabric Choices: Knits such as Ponte double knit, rayon, poly, cotton/spandex, slinky.
    $29.00
  • Townsend Tunic & Pant

    Great pinafore dress. Wear with long sleeve T or undershirt, a collared shirt or under a jacket like Marisha or Peplone. Comes with a wide legged pant pattern. Pictured in a textured cotton

    Multi-sized XS – 2XL

    $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
  • Two for the Road
    Anytime, anywhere, keep your cash undercover and your hands free! The patterns focus on a safe way to dress with comfort and style.

    The shirt features classic styling with choice of long or short sleeves, two outside pockets and five that are discretely hidden in the front middle panel.

    The pull-on pant has a choice of deep side seam or slash pockets that include security pockets. In addition, there is an optional pocket that hangs from the waist – great for a passport.

    Multi-sized: 6 – 28
    $29.00
  • 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
  • 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