Sister Mintaka presents the Jolaine Shirt sewing pattern by République Du Chiffon.
Jolaine is a typical western shirt with its front and back yoke, faux pockets and piping emphasising its cut. It can be worn from summer to winter depending on the colours and fabrics you choose to make it in.
This Pattern has been drafted for a 165 cm (5’5’’) height.
Materials and Supplies
Fabric: 1.9 meters of 140cm wide fabric
For the version with contrasting fabrics: Fabric A – 40cm of 100cm wide fabric, Fabric B – 1.5 meters of 140cm wide fabric
Main Fabric: Lightweight woven fabrics such as light twill, cotton, light denim, silk, viscose, very fine wool
Supplies: Universal Needle, regular thread, 15 cm of 60 cm wide fusible interfacing, 2.8 m of piping, 7 buttons or snaps