Sister Mintaka presents the Mini Briar Sweater and Tee sewing pattern by Megan Nielsen.
The stylish alternative to a basic t-shirt or sweater. Pattern features a loose fit, high scooped front hem and low curved back hem. Includes options for different lengths, neckline finishes, sleeve lengths, patch pockets and elbow patches as well as a selection of applique templates.
Version 1 is a short sleeved crop top. Version 2 is a cropped sweater. Version 3 is a long tee. Version 4 is a long sweater or long sleeved tee.
Materials and Supplies
Main Fabric: Knit fabrics such as jersey, sweater knits and stable knits. Fabrics should have between 10 – 20 % stretch. Fabrics with more than 40% stretch will fit much looser.
Ribbing: For neckline and sleeve cuffs (V2 & V4).
Optional: Leather/vinyl/contrast fabric for pockets and/or heart applique and/or elbow patches
Supplies: Ballpoint or Stretch Needle, regular thread, Clear elastic/twill tape/stay tape for stabilizing the shoulder seams (optional, Twin Needle for hemming (optional)