0289 - HUMMINGBIRD PEPLUM TOP AND SKIRT (PDF)
PATTERN DESCRIPTION: Hummingbird -- 4 distinct and interchangeable styles inspired by vintage and modern couture, and translated into wearable separates. Knit Top with horseshoe neckline, cap or elbow length sleeves and four-leaf-clover-shaped peplum. Optional mid-century sewing challenge: dickey and bias cuffs. Woven Skirt with no-gape panel pockets, back zipper and simple straight waistband (~1" below natural waist). Optional back flounce.
SIZING: The Hummingbird Top is made for full bust sizes 30”-55” (76-140 cm) and the Skirt is made for full hip sizes 35”-55” (89-140 cm).
FABRIC SUGGESTIONS: For Top: light to medium wright jeseys. For Skirt: Twill, canvas, denim, bottom-weights.
ABOUT THE SEWING CAKE SYSTEM: Sewing Cake Patterns are sewable, wearable, re-makeable basics. Sewing Cake Patterns use a grid-guide logic and your own measurements for a fully customized fit.
PDF PATTERN: The PDF has been tiled for US Letter size paper. There are 8 pages of instructions and 66 pages of the pattern.
DIFFICULTY LEVEL: Intermediate.