You’ll look effortlessly fabulous in these lovely tops, designed for drape-y fabrics like crepe, charmeuse, rayon, washed linen, crinkle viscose, georgette, or even a silk-y jersey or fluid T-shirting.
Relaxed-fit pull-on Tops have a straight, tunic-style silhouette and an underbust seam. Tie-front tunic length top features a boat neckline & applied ties to shape the front, plus optional back darts. Ruffle-trimmed blouse version has an underbust drawstring, a wide-set collar and a front button fastening on the upper bodice, a curved hemline, fluted ruffle sleeves & front trim. Asymmetric front top has a side-front opening and can be worn open, or buttoned closed. Mix your neckline, sleeve and trim options for maximum fashion mileage.
Wear any of these stunning styles over slim or full straight-leg pants or jeans, or even over a skinny below-the-knee pencil skirt for a gorgeously casual but elegant look.
For the tunic version: all sizes need around 1 yard / 92cm fabric for the upper bodice, and 1 yard / 92 cm contrast fabric for the lower bodice. For the ruffle-trim blouse version, all sizes need around 2 yards 2.52 m of fabric. For the asymmetric front version, all sizes need around 1 yards/ 1.60 m of fabric. You’ll also need 1/2 yard / 45 cm of fusible interfacing; for the ruffle-trim blouse version you’ll need 5 x ½”/1.5 cm buttons, and for the asymmetric front version you’ll need 3 x ¾” or 19 mm closures of your choice...buttons, snaps or hooks & eyes. Small shoulder pads, about ¼” or 0.635 cm deep are optional.
All fabric amounts are for 60”/150cm wide fabric.