No. 3020

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Pattern Description

Akita is a wardrobe-building staple that you can quickly stitch up with less than two yards of fabric. This unique top only uses one pattern piece and the armholes are finished with bias tape.

Also pictured: Moji trousers

Seamwork Issue 10


Sizes and Supplies

0 - 26

All-purpose polyester thread, 4 yards of 1/2" bias tape.

Nearly any lightweight fabric, such as silk crepe, silk twill, cotton shirting, lawn, voile, batiste, swiss dot. Optional: lightweight knit fabrics.

Imperial Measurement Chart
Download Information

21 pages


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Techniques and customization ideas for your Akita

How to create block-printed textiles.

Can you swap woven and knit fabrics?

This tutorial will show you how to create continuous bias tape and attach it to your garment.