This is a stylish pattern for a relaxed boxy top called Peggy by Sewgirl. Peggy top is a round neck, loose fitting, hip length top with bust darts, side slits and a choice of sleeve lengths and variations.
You can make either a simple hem on the sleeves for a flared effect or insert the elastic channel to make a subtle gathered cuff. Peggy also has a flattering back neck loop and button opening.
Suitable fabrics include light/medium weight cotton, viscose, polyester, cotton/linen mixes.
For size information, finished garment measurements and fabric requirements please see the FIND YOUR SIZE tab.
You will also need:
- 60cm of 25mm 1" wide elastic
- 20cm of fusible lightweight interfacing
- 1 x button 15mm
- A reel of thread
Ability: Easy / Confident Beginner
I would say this is a perfect starter pattern for a sewing enthusiast wanting to get their teeth into dressmaking. Its a straightforward pattern, aiming to give confidence with basic sewing techniques.