What We’re Making! Tiny Pocket Tank by Grainline Studio

Kristen made up a cute spring Tiny Pocket Tank from Grainline Studio using Leslie Shewring Palos Verdes Wayfarer Organic Voile.

Kristen found the pattern to be true to size. Two inches were added to the length. She chose to use a serger to stitch up the sides.

Rather than turn under the edges on the pocket Kristen cut 2 pockets and stitched them together leaving an opening to turn the pocket. The bound neckline and arm holes give good support to light weight fabric. Use a lightweight skinny sharp needle such as the Microtex Needles on the Voile.

Kristen definitely plans to make this top again possibly cutting her fabric on the bias for a more fluid drape. Kristen recommends using stay stitching on all the edges if you choose this method.

Happy sewing!



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