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The Lyra top is your new favourite wardrobe staple. With no buttons or zips to get to grips with, she's a simple, elegant crop-top for everyday wear.
Make yours in a crisp cotton for chic structure, or go bohemian with a floaty rayon challis.
What will I receive?
Lyra top sewing pattern (sizes A to F) for print onto A4 or Letter size paper
12 page step-by-step illustrated instruction e-booklet
What's my size?
Afternoon uses an alphabetised sizing chart. The approximate equivalent UK/US sizing and imperial measurements are indicated alongside.
Size A (6/2)
Bust 89 cm (35") Waist 68 cm (26.8")
Size B (8/4)
Bust 91 cm (35.8") Waist 71 cm (28")
Size C (10/6)
Bust 95 cm (37.4") Waist 75 cm (29.5")
Size D (12/8)
Bust 99 cm (39") Waist 79 cm (31")
Size E (14/10)
Bust 103 cm (40.5") Waist 83 cm (32.7")
Size F (16/12)
Bust 108 cm (42.5") Waist 88 cm (34.6")
What will I need to make the Lyra top?
0,8 m (8/9 yds) of 1,5 m (60") wide fabric, or 1 m (1 1/9 yds) of 1,15 m (45") wide fabric, for all sizes (lightweight fabric with some body works well, such as polycotton, linen, cotton lawn, rayon challis or wax print)
1,2 m (1 1/3 yds) bias binding to match