Agnes | Tilly and The Buttons
This is a wardrobe staple that you will make again and again!
Agnes is a close-fitting jersey top, quick to sew and simple to fit, finished with a narrow band at the neckline. Choose between long or cropped sleeves; plain or ruched sleeves; scoop neckline or ruched sweetheart neckline. There are eight possible combinations!
You’ll receive a gorgeous printed package containing full-scale pattern sheets and a booklet with step-by-step photo instructions.
It also includes helpful tips for stitching jersey on a regular sewing machine – no overlocker or serger required!
SKILL LEVEL - Improvers
FABRIC SUGGESTIONS - Light- to medium-weight stretch knit fabrics, such as cotton jersey, viscose jersey or wool jersey. Check that the fabric can be stretched crosswise at least 25% wider than its original width.
See below for fabric suggestions, or choose any of our jersey knit fabrics here.
- Fabric – 1.5m x 147cm wide for all sizes
OR 1.5m x 115cm wide for sizes 1-5
OR 2.3m x 115cm wide for sizes 6-8
- Matching thread
- 25cm (10in) x 6-8mm wide clear elastic, ribbon or stay tape to stabilise the shoulders
- Optional: 0.5m (20in) x 5mm wide woven or braided elastic for the ruched sleeves and neckline