DIY : Super Simple V-neck Top ( part 1 )

This is a very easy top to sew. You just need two pattern pieces, no darts, no zippers, no elastic to worry about.

I got the idea from studying an empire waist blouse that I have. I realized that the whole top was made from just two pieces of pattern, with no darts, just an elastic-gathered waistline. For my top, I didn’t bother with the elastic waist. I wanted something loose-fitting  and came up with this :

This is how the pattern looks like :

( I finally learned how to use the paths tool in GIMP. )

And this is how to draft the patterns yourself :

( I’m also learning how to use Publisher )

Next :

 Please come back for part 2 on how to sew up the whole top.