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

The Encircling Top pattern is a long sleeved jacket or sleeveless vest for your little girl that can be worn open or pinned to create different looks.

Sewing level: Beginner.

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

Requirements for Encircling Top: Fabric- knit fabric: use single or double knit, soft merino (medium to tight stretch). 

Length required: 2 & 4 yrs- 0.55 m, 6 & 8 years- 0.65 10 years- 0.7 m.

Notions: Matching thread, machine needle – ballpoint.

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

Encircling Top-sizes 2-10yrs- PDF sewing 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