Tops

  • 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
  • Traci's Top

    Traci's Top is the top you've been wanting. It's where relaxed downtown attitude and bohemian cool collide, creating a great top. There is a choice of two sleeve lengths – full length with cuff or ¾ length with turned up hem. The shirt pulls over the head for easy wear. You will find two invisible zipper pockets in the side front seams for keeping your valuables safely hidden away.

    Fabrics Cotton, cotton blends, rayon, stable knits

    Multi-sized XS – 3XL

    $29.00
  • Travellers Tee

    Traveler's Tee is a knit t-shirt, which slips over the head, with a shawl collar inset with three buttons. It features ¾ length sleeves, a high-low hem, and three pockets – two pockets on the outside with loop closures, and an underarm pocket inside to store valuables. Fabrics: Ponte knits, textured knits, rayon, poly or cotton.

    Multi–sized: XS–3XL

    $29.00
  • Tremont

    The Tremont Jacket is a loose-fitting, a-line jacket with one-button closure, asymmetric, angled front hemline with side vents and three-quarter sleeves with soft-fold cuff detail.

    Suggested Fabrics Light to medium-weight wool cotton, knit, linen, silk, wool crepe, corduroy, novelty weaves, boucle, boiled wool.

    Notions One ¾" button. Thread.

    Sizes 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
  • 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
  • Urban T-Shirt & Pants
    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.

    Suggested fabrics:
    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

    $35.00
  • 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
  • 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
  • Vietnamese Ao Dai

    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
  • 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