Kyra is a stylish tank or slim-fit tank dress with a contrast yoke, which can be sewn out of a sheer material for added flair. Want even more flair? The optional Macramé Fringe adds a boho-chic detail that can be casual or dressy depending on the fabrics you use. Little Girls' Pattern (Sizes 2T to 8/9) also available and sold separately.
Never sewn with knits before? No worries! Sewing with knits is easy and fun with this step-by-step guide which includes lots of tips, photos and diagrams to guide you along.
SUGGESTED FABRICS: Light to medium weight knit fabrics with at least 50% stretch and good recovery, like Cotton/Lycra jersey, interlock, stretch velour or stretch lace -- 58"/60" wide. Use a fabric with high Lycra content for the Neck Band, Arm Bands and Macramé Fringe.
NOTE: Yardage below is calculated based on pre-washed (pre-shrunk) fabric.
TANKS (Views A and B)
Main, Sizes 10 to 14 = 3/4 yard, Sizes 16 and 18 = 1 yard
Neck & Arm Bindings, All Sizes = 3", Fringe, All Sizes = 1/3 yard.
DRESSES (Views C and D)
Main, Sizes 10 to 12 = 1 yard, Sizes 14 to 18 = 1 1/4 yard
Neck & Arm Bindings, All Sizes = 3"
Fringe, All Sizes = 1/3 yard.
A package of clear elastic or skinny strips of knit interfacing for stabilizing seams on unstable knits (OPTIONAL).
This pattern comes in sizes 10 (tweens) to 18 (teens/juniors).
NOTE: This is a downloadable PDF pattern, NOT A PAPER PATTERN. Your pattern can be opened with Adobe Reader and will print on standard letter-size paper (8.5" x 11"). There are 27 pages total in this document, including full-size, computer-drafted pattern pieces.
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