PDF Sewing Pattern, T-shirt, Breton, Tee, Baby, Children, Boys, Girls, Skiff Tee, Print at home, A0, Projection


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Please note ** This listing is for a downloadable PDF sewing pattern and tutorial, not for a finished garment**

The Skiff Tee is a fun nod to the seaman’s Breton sweaters of France. The basic shape is a wide bateau neckline and slim fit silhouette with straight or vented hems, but there is more to this tee! Use the color blocked styles to play with stripes, patterns or even sheer knits across the bodice and/or short or long sleeves! The shoulder seam is eliminated on the blocked pieces for a unique yoke style, and there is an optional chest pocket built into the front seam. A separate patch pocket is offered for the plain tee.

Sizes newborn through 12 years

Difficulty level: Beginner

This pattern is delivered via immediate download as a 42-page PDF file which features:

* printing with layers, providing the ability to print only the size(s) desired
* detailed illustrated diagrams
* thorough step by step instructions
* a supplemental abridged sewing guide
* guidance for a well-fitted final garment
* full-sized pattern pieces with seam allowances included
* measurements given in imperial and metric throughout
* links to the Sew Jennuine Design Group on Facebook for additional assistance and community
*23 pages of pattern pieces in the print at home version of the pattern, located at the end of the tutorial
* separate A0 large format pattern file for copy shop printing
* separate projector file for projection cutting

A detailed guide is provided to print only the pages needed for the desired size and options.

Recommended fabrics include:

Light to medium knits like tissue knits, jersey, cotton Lycra, lightweight French terry, Ponte de Roma, Liverpool, or interlock. Ribbing from cotton Lycra, rib knit, smooth cuff, or self fabric if it has sufficient recovery. Knits with 25 – 40% 2-way stretch for the body of the tee.

You may make and sell garments made from this pattern on a home-production basis. I'd love it if you give credit to Jennuine Design in your listings. Please contact me about manufacturing on a larger scale using hired seamstresses.

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