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The Lou Box Top is a versatile, loose fitting top with two neckline options and three hem options, for a total of six different silhouettes. Designed with beginners in mind, the steps are very easy to follow, using the most basic techniques and the loose fit of the design requires minimal fitting. It's a great project for beginners looking to get their feet wet and for more experienced sewists who want to add some quick-to-make basics to their wardrobe.
Please note: this pattern is designed for a height of 5ft 10", however, lengthen/shorten lines are included to help achieve a custom fit, whatever your height.
Light-weight knit or woven fabric with lots of drape, such as crepe de chine, chiffon, georgette and jersey.
Also for woven fabrics:
1 shank button, 3/8 inch wide
This is a digital pdf pattern that includes a print-at-home pattern, copy shop pattern and illustrated instructions for both woven and knit fabrics.
See below for fabric quantity requirements