A digital PDF Sewing pattern for Banian Top, Sizes 2, 4, 6, 8 & 10 years.

The Banian Top pattern is a snug fitted singlet with a racer back and binding for neck and armholes.

Show off the funky back panel in a different fabric colour or pattern. A stylish tee that will make your child stand out!

Sewing level: intermediate with supporting YouTube video access.

Construction processes: stay-stitching, attaching binding, sewing seams and hemming.

Requirements for Banian Top: Fabric- knit fabric:choose from single knit, double knit, soft merino blends (medium to tight stretch). 

Length required: 2 years- 0.5 m, 4 – 10 years- 0.6 m.

Notions: Matching thread, machine needle – ballpoint, elastic 10-15 mm wide

Tools: Sewing machine, (over-locking machine if available), scissors, pins, iron/ironing board.

Banian Top- sizes 2-10yrs- PDF pattern

  • How to print your SEWNZ sewing pattern

    How to Print with Adobe Reader – free downloadable programme.

    First download PDF file to your computer folders- documents/pictures.

    Open PDF with Adobe Reader,

    go to File then to Print,

    Select All pages in Page to print,

    Select Actual size in Page & Size Handling,

    Select Auto in Orientation.

    You can select specific pages to print and in colour to see each size.

    Patterns have a 2-3 cm overlap on each side, line them up and cellotape together