Raglan Sleeve Swing Top

Added Jun 12, 2012

by CationDesigns

Los Angeles, Cal...

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Description

I’ve been wanting one of these oversized floral tops for a while, so for my first blogiversary I decided to try my hand at making a printable pattern. I drafted the top to be loose and comfortable, with no closures so that it would be easy to sew and fit. I’m still working on pattern grading, so right now I’ve only made the pattern in my size.

I think it works well both loose or belted, and as a bonus, it works pretty well as a blouse for my 1912 skirt — very Lady Sybil or Edith.

More details and photos here.

Material Notes

rayon fabric and seam binding

Difficulty

Novice

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Women
Garment Type
Tops

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    May 28, 2014, 08.59 PMby LizDN9

    I love this top….shame I am not as skinny as you… I think you will figure out pattern grading very soon though?!! Thanks for sharing :)

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    Aug 2, 2013, 11.18 PMby paulacelaya

    cute easy and lovely! thanks!

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    Sep 11, 2012, 01.06 PMby sewknitting

    Love the shirt, thanks for the pattern! Will help me practice grading up. But I have to say, I’m in love with the skirt!!! It’s beautiful.

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    Aug 16, 2012, 07.51 PMby Wendy Bond

    This is sooo versatile looking. It’s my project for today! Thanks so much!!

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    Aug 10, 2012, 03.43 PMby Anna E

    lovely top and skirt. Great combination

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    Jun 27, 2012, 03.01 PMby Byanka Ayala

    Love the top! It looks great, thanks for sharing.

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    Jun 25, 2012, 04.40 PMby ModestyFashions

    This is great!! I’ve been looking for comfy modest tops. Thanks for sharing (^_^)

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    Jun 21, 2012, 10.51 AMby rosewood513

    I love this one also you did a gret job, I will copy it and hope to make many. Love the material.

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    Jun 15, 2012, 11.58 PMby sadafmurad

    what size is this?

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    Jun 12, 2012, 06.06 PMby zora

    Thanks for the pattern. It’s a very nice top.

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    Jun 12, 2012, 11.55 AMby irmchen

    I realy love your pattern and the version you made! I would stitch it up but it is not my size… call me lazy but I don’t feel like grading it up. I featured your pattern on my pattern-blog site. Hope that’s o.k.!?

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    Jun 12, 2012, 08.03 AMby infinite-plus-one

    Looks great, i have to give it a go (: thanks for the pattern

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