The Vetiver Top

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The Vetiver Top is a simple, short-sleeved blouse with two hem options. Both styles feature a round neckline, narrow buttonstand and a bodice that is gently shaped by princess seams. The resulting silhouette is comfortable yet feminine and can be dressed up or down depending on your fabric choice. View A has a ruffled hem that ends approximately 3cm (1 1/8″) below the navel and is perfectly paired with high-waisted pants or shorts .View B is longer in length and has a standard hem that can be tucked in or left out depending on your preference.

RECOMMENDED FABRICS

Light to medium weight wovens such as linen / linen blends, hemp, tencel, and chambray. If selecting medium weight fabric it is recommended that the fabric has some measure of drape. View A is best suited to lightweight woven fabrics and / or those with some drape such as rayon, voile, lawn or linen blends. View B will work in all the fabrics already specified as well as in medium weight fabrics without drape such as shirting cotton, chambray, linen and the like. 

FABRIC REQUIREMENTS

STYLE A:

150 cm / 60” wide fabric – 130cm / 1.4 yards

115cm / 45” wide fabric – 130cm / 1.4 yards

STYLE B:

150 cm / 60” wide fabric – 110cm / 1.2 yards

115cm / 45” wide fabric – 140cm / 1.5 yards

NOTIONS & SUPPLIES

Sewing thread

6  x 1cm (3/8″) buttons

Lightweight fusible interfacing

Fabric marker or chalk

You can check out some versions by my lovely pattern testers over here.

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