Sister Mintaka presents the Marlo Sweater sewing pattern by True Bias.
The Marlo pattern is an oversized sweater with a dropped shoulder, deep V-neck, wide bands and large buttons. View A is cropped length. View B has patch pockets and hits above midthigh.
Materials and Supplies
Main Fabric: The main sweater can be sewn up in stretch or nonstretch fabric. The bindings require at least 20% stretch. You can use the same fabric for both or use a contrasting fabric for the bindings. Suggested fabrics include medium weight fabrics such as sweater knit, french terry, sweatshirting, polar fleece, rib knit and boucle.
– Coordinating thread
– stretch sewing machine needle
– 1/2 yd fusible interfacing
View A – 3 x 1 1/8” (30mm) buttons
View B – 4 x 1 1/8” (30mm) buttons
Optional : 1 yd (3/8″) clear elastic