Sewing Tip- Make your own gathered front Top

sewingtipThis is the first sewing tip post of the New Year, and you’re in for a fabulous treat!

So Sew Easy teaches you how to make a gathered front top for yoga class, or everyday wear, using stretch fabric. Included is a video tutorial for beginners and a FREE pattern download!

Learn how to mange knit stretch fabric,  sew the perfect neck line, arm holes and princess seams.  This is also the perfect opportunity to use a  twin needle to hem your top for a professional finish if you’re daring!

So Sew Easy-Gathered front top Video  & FREE sewing pattern 

Make it a size smaller for a fitted finish for exercise wear, as the red version shown in the picture, or make the next size up for a looser fit for wearing to work.  Looks great under a jacket too. Read more…

Do you have a favorite sewing product, or a special technique that you love?  Submit your sewing tip here for a featured spot!

Stay tuned there’s more to come from La Cartera!


6 Comments Add yours

  1. bagladyboutique says:

    Reblogged this on Bag Lady Boutique.


  2. Deby Coles says:

    Thank you so much Sheila for sharing the details of my latest pattern release. i hope your readers enjoy this project.


    1. lacartera says:

      Thank you again for your submission! I really love the video and I’ve downloaded the pattern too. Now I need to find time to make some for myself.


  3. I have to say, I love princess seams. I’ll have to try this out


    1. lacartera says:

      I love this style too! 🙂


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