The KIM top : easy to wear and elegant with a je-ne-sais-quoi !
KIM is a loose-fitting shirt with an elegant ruffle collar. The ruffle gives the top an elegant touch while its slightly oversized volume makes it comfortable to wear. It is a beautiful top you can wear every day with your existing wardrobe. You can wear it with your favorite pair of jeans and a cardigan.
The KIM top exists in twi versions short and long sleeves.
You will also find a tutorial video that that shows all the steps.
Disponible en français.
KIM has a yoke and a box pleat on the back. The bottom of the shirt is slightly curved. A cuff ends the sleeves.
Sizes : EUR sizes : from 34 to 46 / US sizes : from 2 to 14 / UK sizes : from 6 to 18.
Difficulty : Beginner
Fabric and materials for the KIM top
You can use very different fabric (check Instagram for inspiration #osekim). Make sure the fabric you will choose stays upright to form a beautiful collar. If needed, you can apply interfacing to the ruffle.
- Spring / Summer : cotton, linen, crepe, viscose, poplin, chambray.
- Fall / Winter : flannel, chambray, lightweight wool.
The sample is made of viscose.
Materials for the Kim top
- 9 boutons - 13 mm / 1/2’’
Finished garment measurements
Measurements of the finished garment
Print-at-home PDF patterns
Our PDF patterns include :
- Full-size pattern pieces in A4, US letter and A0 format. Each size is in a different layer making the pattern clearer and more readable.
- A digital booklet with detailed instructions and illustrations
- A free tutorial video showing you all the steps to help you sew your garment
Seam allowances are included.
Each size is in a different layer making the pattern clearer and more readable.
- A4/US letter format : View A : 21 pages | View B : 24 pages
- A0 copyshop format : Pages to print for views A and B : 1-2
A video tutorial will help you to sew the KIM top.
A video tutorial, showing you all the steps to help you sew your garment The video is available anytime. You will find tons of advice. The video has been made for beginners in mind and shows all the steps.