This oversized shirt is a winning combination of loose, comfortable and stylish. The pattern includes two options - collarless (View A) and mandarin-style collar (View B). Features include a swing back and side seams that angle to the front and finish with a clever stepped hem.
Suitable fabrics for the Helga Shirt include linen, cotton, lightweight wool, wool crepe and firmer silks (e.g. dupion and taffeta).
Our Helga Shirt pattern comes with all sizes (AUS sizing) XXS, XS, S, M, L and XL included. Seam allowances are included in the pattern as well as sewing instructions/photos.
Sizes included:(AUS sizing) XXS, XS, S, M, L and XL
*NOTE:Due to the width of the back pattern piece, only sizes XXS, XS and S can be cut out in narrow width fabrics (112cm)
Notions: thread, 40cm interfacing, 4 x 18mm buttons
Suitable fabrics:linen, cotton, lightweight wool, wool crepe and firmer silks (e.g. dupion and taffeta).
Finished length of Helga Shirt (from centre back): Size S – 26" (66cm)
Finished width of Helga Shirt (across bust): Size S – 45.5" (116cm)
Finished length of sleeve:Size S - 20" (51cm)
Seam Allowance: seam allowances are included and are in imperial (inches) not metric (centimetres).
All seams are 1/2” unless specified otherwise (e.g. at necklines, hemlines etc.) Please take the
seam allowances specified in sewing instructions.
Sewing Level for this pattern:suitable only for intermediate through to advanced sewers.