So, I’m still sick but the good news is that it’s not strep, like the doctor thought. The bad news is that I
The pattern is the Swing-Top from the kick-ass Dixie-DIY. Although this early version has been discontinued Dixie has just released her new Concert-tee pattern which I have earmarked as soon as I find the perfect wide-striped knit.
The other super find on Dixie’s site is the Never Fear Knits series she made last year – a seriously comprehensive guide to sewing with knit fabric. Using all the tips this top came together in less than two hours after printing the pattern and would be perfect as a first foray into sewing jersey. I used a zigzag stitch for all the seams and left it un-hemmed.
To say this is comfortable is an understatement – it is ridiculous and now I want to make a million of them.
Operation lounge-wear is off to a flying start!!