Sewing Pattern “Claire” – a classic and simple Plussize Tunic


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fits women’s sizes:
48 / 50 / 52 / 54 / 56 (size chart)

Pattern and Sewing Instructions:
A super easy sewing pattern for a tunic, with sloped shoulders and two-piece sleeves. The wide cut neckline is finished with a facing. There are added pattern pieces for a belt and belt loops, included in the pattern.

Christina, the model, ist 180 cm high and wears size 50.

Fabric recommendation
The “Claire” Tunic can be sewn from woven fabrics such as soft / drapey cotton fabrics, light denim, silk or viscose. If you prefer the sweater look, you can also use stretchy fabrics such as French terry or jersey. If you choose to use stretchy fabric, please remember to use interfacing meant for jersey or knits.

Fabric required
Fabric Width 140 cm
Sizes 48 – 50: 1,80 cm
Sizes 52 – 56: 2,20 cm
Fabric Width 110 cm
Sizes 48 – 50: 2,10 cm
Sizes 52 – 56: 2,30 cm

Fusible Interfacing: 90 cm x 100 cm

All steps are described in detail and are illustrated with step-by-step drawings. 

With the purchase you receive a PDF to print the pattern at home, a PDF (DIN A0) to print at a Copy Shop as well as a PDF-file to print the pattern at our partner Patternsy.


Perfect for larger sizes – the tunic!

You are looking for a perfect top in Plussize? With our sewing pattern “Claire” you can – depending on your choice of fabric – easily sew yourself a top for everyday life as well as for holidays on the beach or for some lazy evenings on the sofa . You can lengthen the tunic “Claire” as you like and use the enclosed belt pattern piece to conjure up a pretty summer dress: just adjust the side seams in length and sew “Claire” out of cool and airy light viscose. This pattern is definitely a great basic piece for larger sizes and always looks great!

Sewing Pattern Download

This sewing pattern is available as pdf-download either to print at home as well as to print-at-copyshop (1:1). All files include sizes 34 – 36. You can easily hide the sozes you do not need  and you can print the pattern black and white or coloured.

PDF (Portable Document Format) is a file that you can open and print with Adobe Reader. Here you can download Adobe Reader for free (for Windows or Mac).

After your order is completed the pdf-download will be forwarded to you via mail or you can download the pattern checking your account.

At our partner Patternsy the pattern is printed colored on ultralight 24gsm paper and then directly delivered to your address with no sticky tape, crawling around on the floor or ‘Out of Ink’ messages​…

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