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Elli

No. 3096

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Pattern Description

Often marketed as a smart alternative to your favorite T-shirt, a henley top adds a stylish layer to your fall wardrobe. Elli features a scoop neckline, a henley placket with buttons, and full-length sleeves. It works well for all your favorite knit fabrics—and bonus points if you find a particularly cozy waffle knit.

Also pictured: The Francis Coat

Beginner

Sizes and Supplies

0 - 26

All-purpose polyester sewing thread, ballpoint sewing machine needle, ballpoint twin needle, 4 3/8" buttons or snaps ( for sizes 0 -16)or 5 3/8" buttons or snaps ( for sizes 18 - 26), and 1/4 yard of lightweight fusible knit interfacing.

Lightweight to medium weight knit fabrics with at least 25% stretch, such as cotton jersey, merino jersey, rib knit, French terry, rayon blends, and waffle knits.

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Download Information

18 - 22 pages       16.0 MB


Pattern Fit

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Resources

Techniques and customization ideas for your Elli


These three hacks will teach you how to make a henley dress with side slits, a henley cardigan, and a henley with gathered shoulders.

How to sew a knit placket.

Simple tips for using your home sewing machine to sew knit fabrics.