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
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
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
Meg is an easy to wear dress/tunic and a fun pant. It is pieced to create an elegant shape. Meg also includes a fun pant pattern to match the tunic's curvy personality. Shown a doubled sided linen, but this pattern is great in almost any fabric including a fun cotton print, double sided gauze, medium weight linen or a crisp shirting cotton.
Peter Pocket is the classic white linen shirt with a simple welt pocket. Optional coordinating fabrics within the pocket and as patches. Flop collar adds a relaxed touch. And button patches for added interest. This is a roomy shirt, please measure the pattern for ideal preferences in selecting size and fit.
Sizes: XS – 2XL$35.00
Gina is perfect year round with optional slit front, 3/4 to long sleeves and floppy pocket.
Sizes XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL and 3XL.
All Tina Givens sewing patterns are beautifully printed on white paper stock, with easy to follow instructions and detailed technical drawings.$35.00
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