Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons

$19.64
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons
  • Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons

Agnes Jersey Top Pattern - Tilly And The Buttons

$19.64
  • Learn to sew your own jersey tops on a regular sewing machine (yes, really!). Irresistibly wearable, Agnes is a versatile wardrobe staple you'll want to sew again and again! 

    • Close fitting silhouette
    • Choice of scoop neckline or ruched sweetheart neckline, both finished with a narrow neckband
    • Choice of sleeve lengths - full length or cropped above the elbow
    • Optional on-trend ruching at the shoulders
    • No overlocker or serger needed!

    ONLINE WORKSHOP - Want some extra help sewing stretchy jersey? Sign up for our online video workshop, Learn to Sew Jersey Tops!

    SKILL LEVEL - Confident Beginners

    PATTERN SUPPORT - Need extra Agnes sewing help? See our FREE tutorials!

    MODEL SIZES - Samantha (lilac top & rainbow stripe tops) wears a size 9-11 (UK 22-26), Vissolela (pink top) wears size 6-7 (UK 16-18) and Stephanie (blue & white stripe and white dotty tops) wears size 2-3 (UK 8-10).

SUPPLIES

  • Fabric – see below
  • Matching thread
  • 25cm (10in) x 6-8mm (¼in) wide clear elastic, ribbon or stay tape to stabilise the shoulders
  • Optional: 0.5m (5/8yd) x 5mm (1/8-¼in) wide woven or braided elastic for the ruched sleeves and neckline
  • Ballpoint or stretch needle for your sewing machine
  • Sewing machine and basic tools (a rotary cutter and mat are useful)

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS

Light- to medium-weight stretch knit fabrics, such as cotton jersey, viscose jersey or wool jersey. Check the fabric can be stretched crosswise at least 25% wider than its original width, and that it pings back down to size after stretching.

FABRIC REQUIREMENTS

140CM (56IN) WIDE

Straight long sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.5m (1¾yd)
  • sizes 6-10 1.6m (1¾yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.5m (2¾yd)

Straight cropped sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.2m (1 3/8yd)
  • sizes 6-10 1.3m (1½yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.2m (2½yd)

Ruched long sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.6m (1 3/4yd)
  • sizes 6-10 1.8m (2yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.6m (2 7/8yd)

Ruched cropped sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.3m (1 1/2yd)
  • sizes 6-10 1.5m (1 3/4yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.3m (2 1/2yd)

115CM (45IN) WIDE

Straight long sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.5m (1¾yd)
  • sizes 6-10 2.3m (2 1/2yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.5m (2¾yd)

Straight cropped sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.2m (1 3/8yd)
  • sizes 6-10 2m (2 1/4yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.2m (2½yd)

Ruched long sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.7m (1 7/8yd)
  • sizes 6-10 2.4m (2 5/8yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.6m (2 7/8yd)

Ruched cropped sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.4m (1 5/8yd)
  • sizes 6-10 2.2m (2 1/2yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.3m (2 1/2yd) 

Sewing pattern sizes are labelled with generic numbers from 1 to 15. Use the body measurements to determine your size.

SIZE RANGE: UK 6-34 / US 2-30 / EUR 34-62 / AUS 6-34

BODY MEASUREMENTS
SIZE BUST WAIST HIP
1
UK 6 / US 2 / EUR 34 / AUS 6
76cm
(30in)
61cm
(24in)
84cm
(33in)
2
UK 8 / US 4 / EUR 36 / AUS 8
81cm
(32in)
66cm
(26in)
89cm
(35in)
3
UK 10 / US 6 / EUR 38 / AUS 10
86.5cm
(34in)
71cm
(28in)
94cm
(37in)
4
UK 12 / US 8 / EUR 40 / AUS 12
91.5cm
(36in)
76cm
(30in)
99cm
(39in)
5
UK 14 / US 10 / EUR 42 / AUS 14
96.5cm
(38in)
81cm
(32in)
104cm
(41in)
6
UK 16 / US 12 / EUR 44 / AUS 16
101.5cm
(40in)
86.5cm
(34in)
109cm
(43in)
7
UK 18 / US 14 / EUR 46 / AUS 18
112cm
(44in)
94cm
(37in)
114cm
(45in)
8
UK 20 / US 16 / EUR 48 / AUS 20
117cm
(46in)
99cm
(39in)
119.5cm
(47in)
9
UK 22 / US 18 / EUR 50 / AUS 22
122cm
(48in)
104cm
(41in)
124.5cm
(49in)
10
UK 24 / US 20 / EUR 52 / AUS 24
127cm
(50in)
109cm
(43in)
129.5cm
(51in)
11
UK 26 / US 22 / EUR 54 / AUS 26
132cm
(52in)
114cm
(45in)
134.5cm
(53in)
12
UK 28 / US 24 / EUR 56 / AUS 28
137cm
(54in)
119.5cm
(47in)
139.5cm
(55in)
13
UK 30 / US 26 / EUR 58 / AUS 30
142cm
(56in)
124.5cm
(49in)
144.5cm
(57in)
14
UK 32 / US 28 / EUR 60 / AUS 32
147cm
(58in)
129.5cm
(51in)
150cm
(59in)
15
UK 34 / US 30 / EUR 62 / AUS 34
152.5cm
(60in)
134.5cm
(53in)

155cm
(61in)

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  • Description
  • Learn to sew your own jersey tops on a regular sewing machine (yes, really!). Irresistibly wearable, Agnes is a versatile wardrobe staple you'll want to sew again and again! 

    • Close fitting silhouette
    • Choice of scoop neckline or ruched sweetheart neckline, both finished with a narrow neckband
    • Choice of sleeve lengths - full length or cropped above the elbow
    • Optional on-trend ruching at the shoulders
    • No overlocker or serger needed!

    ONLINE WORKSHOP - Want some extra help sewing stretchy jersey? Sign up for our online video workshop, Learn to Sew Jersey Tops!

    SKILL LEVEL - Confident Beginners

    PATTERN SUPPORT - Need extra Agnes sewing help? See our FREE tutorials!

    MODEL SIZES - Samantha (lilac top & rainbow stripe tops) wears a size 9-11 (UK 22-26), Vissolela (pink top) wears size 6-7 (UK 16-18) and Stephanie (blue & white stripe and white dotty tops) wears size 2-3 (UK 8-10).

SUPPLIES

  • Fabric – see below
  • Matching thread
  • 25cm (10in) x 6-8mm (¼in) wide clear elastic, ribbon or stay tape to stabilise the shoulders
  • Optional: 0.5m (5/8yd) x 5mm (1/8-¼in) wide woven or braided elastic for the ruched sleeves and neckline
  • Ballpoint or stretch needle for your sewing machine
  • Sewing machine and basic tools (a rotary cutter and mat are useful)

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS

Light- to medium-weight stretch knit fabrics, such as cotton jersey, viscose jersey or wool jersey. Check the fabric can be stretched crosswise at least 25% wider than its original width, and that it pings back down to size after stretching.

FABRIC REQUIREMENTS

140CM (56IN) WIDE

Straight long sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.5m (1¾yd)
  • sizes 6-10 1.6m (1¾yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.5m (2¾yd)

Straight cropped sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.2m (1 3/8yd)
  • sizes 6-10 1.3m (1½yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.2m (2½yd)

Ruched long sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.6m (1 3/4yd)
  • sizes 6-10 1.8m (2yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.6m (2 7/8yd)

Ruched cropped sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.3m (1 1/2yd)
  • sizes 6-10 1.5m (1 3/4yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.3m (2 1/2yd)

115CM (45IN) WIDE

Straight long sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.5m (1¾yd)
  • sizes 6-10 2.3m (2 1/2yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.5m (2¾yd)

Straight cropped sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.2m (1 3/8yd)
  • sizes 6-10 2m (2 1/4yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.2m (2½yd)

Ruched long sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.7m (1 7/8yd)
  • sizes 6-10 2.4m (2 5/8yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.6m (2 7/8yd)

Ruched cropped sleeve:

  • sizes 1-5 1.4m (1 5/8yd)
  • sizes 6-10 2.2m (2 1/2yd)
  • sizes 11-15 2.3m (2 1/2yd) 

Sewing pattern sizes are labelled with generic numbers from 1 to 15. Use the body measurements to determine your size.

SIZE RANGE: UK 6-34 / US 2-30 / EUR 34-62 / AUS 6-34

BODY MEASUREMENTS
SIZE BUST WAIST HIP
1
UK 6 / US 2 / EUR 34 / AUS 6
76cm
(30in)
61cm
(24in)
84cm
(33in)
2
UK 8 / US 4 / EUR 36 / AUS 8
81cm
(32in)
66cm
(26in)
89cm
(35in)
3
UK 10 / US 6 / EUR 38 / AUS 10
86.5cm
(34in)
71cm
(28in)
94cm
(37in)
4
UK 12 / US 8 / EUR 40 / AUS 12
91.5cm
(36in)
76cm
(30in)
99cm
(39in)
5
UK 14 / US 10 / EUR 42 / AUS 14
96.5cm
(38in)
81cm
(32in)
104cm
(41in)
6
UK 16 / US 12 / EUR 44 / AUS 16
101.5cm
(40in)
86.5cm
(34in)
109cm
(43in)
7
UK 18 / US 14 / EUR 46 / AUS 18
112cm
(44in)
94cm
(37in)
114cm
(45in)
8
UK 20 / US 16 / EUR 48 / AUS 20
117cm
(46in)
99cm
(39in)
119.5cm
(47in)
9
UK 22 / US 18 / EUR 50 / AUS 22
122cm
(48in)
104cm
(41in)
124.5cm
(49in)
10
UK 24 / US 20 / EUR 52 / AUS 24
127cm
(50in)
109cm
(43in)
129.5cm
(51in)
11
UK 26 / US 22 / EUR 54 / AUS 26
132cm
(52in)
114cm
(45in)
134.5cm
(53in)
12
UK 28 / US 24 / EUR 56 / AUS 28
137cm
(54in)
119.5cm
(47in)
139.5cm
(55in)
13
UK 30 / US 26 / EUR 58 / AUS 30
142cm
(56in)
124.5cm
(49in)
144.5cm
(57in)
14
UK 32 / US 28 / EUR 60 / AUS 32
147cm
(58in)
129.5cm
(51in)
150cm
(59in)
15
UK 34 / US 30 / EUR 62 / AUS 34
152.5cm
(60in)
134.5cm
(53in)

155cm
(61in)