Decorative hand or machine stitching can be used: faux sashiko stitching, faux pick stitching, 2-thread decorative stitching, edgestitching, or edgestitching with topstitching. Instructions are included.
A pullover style, medium hip length, has side vents, a wide pocket with button and buttonhole, and a cowl neckline with drawstring or a "French" neck binding.
Hem miters are drafted in the pattern for easy stitching.
Choose 3 coordinating fabrics to make a dynamic statement.
A loose-fitting pullover shirt with a deep front pleat. Machine and optional decorative stitching fasten the pleat even with the top of the decorative pocket so the shirt can be worn closed by 2 small buttons at the neck, or the close-fitting neckline can be worn open.
Two-piece sleeves with unusual self-fabric placket all-in-one with the sleeve.