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CKC Hollis Crossover Hem Tee

I love this top! πŸ’“ It's more than just a basic tee, but it's just as comfortable as one!


This is CKC Hollis! This pattern makes such a cute top to pair with jeans or leggings, and is a surprisingly easy sew! You have a few options for sewing this pattern!



The Sleeves:

This pattern comes with different sleeve lengths to make the perfect top for any time of year. The sleeves are finished with a simple cuff, for a very easy finish! I love not having to measure and pin a hem! πŸ˜‰ I made both of my tops with long sleeves, because it's so cold right now! I wanted a couple of tops to keep me warm!


The Crossover Band:

There are two options for the bottom crossover on this pattern. For each of my two shirts, I used the curved hem band. You can optionally use a solid (straight/ non-curved) band. Both of them look beautiful - I feel like the straight band might be slightly more beginner-friendly, however.



The Lengths: 

Shannon has the pattern pieces marked for different lengths already. You can choose to cut at petite line, regular line, or tall line. She has a hem band marked for each length so that it'll fit perfectly. I used the regular cut line, because I am 5'5" tall, and it is the perfect length for me.

The Fit:

This top has more of a comfortable, relaxed fit. I really love it! The length of the top hits me long enough that I could comfortably wear it with leggings, which I love - More options!



Fabric: 

This pattern is drafted for knit fabrics.  I used double brushed poly for both of mine! I love DBP because there are so many prints available and it's so warm this time of year! πŸ’“

The white floral is from a Knitpop Scrap Box! I have really enjoyed my scrap box and definitely recommend you checking them out! http://bit.ly/2KKjW9y (affiliate link)

ON SALE THIS WEEK! 



The pattern is on release sale for 1 week and can be found here: http://ckcpatterns.com/hollis-womens.html

Go check it out and make yourself something pretty! 

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  1. This top looks fabulous on you. Nice fabric. These scrapboxes look amazing!

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