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Heron Shirt

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This pattern has a high, halter and open neck style options with long sleeve (standard or 2 part gather), short sleeve and sleeveless variations.  A shirt for all seasons and a pattern with lots of versatility. 

Super EASY to sew - the closed neck styles are great for beginners (with short or standard long sleeve). A perfect first shirt to sew without buttons or other closures. The open neck style is slightly more involved but still straightforward. If you are a beginner sewer wanting to extend yourself - the open neck style is perfect, and the gathered sleeves also a great "next step". You might like to trial it first in an up-cycled cotton sheet to build your confidence and your wardrobe at the same time. The easy-to-follow instructions build your skills as you sew.

The Heron Shirt is a sister to the Heron Dress with different sleeve options that are interchangeable. 

This pattern also looks great as a beach cover up simply lengthened (see our version in an olive cotton lawn embroidery anglaise).

Share your makes on Instagram tagging #HeronShirt and @thesewingrevival

FABRIC

Please refer to the FABRIC REQUIREMENT CHART as one of the last images on this product listing. You can magnify this image if viewing on a mobile phone whilst in a fabric store.

The Heron Shirt is designed for light to mid-weight WOVEN fabrics.

We recommend rayon, silk, polyester, lightweight linen, cotton and cotton blends for summer.  Please refer to the product images for inspiration on fabric types we have used.

*Please also note that all (new) fabric should be pre-washed in case of shrinkage. Some fabrics will not shrink but 100% cotton, linen and rayon are almost guaranteed to shrink. It doesn't hurt to be safe and remove any dodgy chemical build-up that may have occurred during printing anyway.

DIFFICULTY

The high neck options are great for confident beginners.
The open neck tops and 2-piece gathered sleeves are an easy intermediate level.

SIZE & FITTING

This is a loose-fitting garment. If you prefer it to be a little less "roomy" or you are "in-between" sizes then we suggest you err on the smaller size. 

 Each purchase comes with 4 sizes (please refer to the last image for size chart and international size comparisons):

Small - (NZ/AU/UK 6-8-10-12  | US 2-4-6-8)
Medium - (NZ/AU/UK 10-12-14-16  | US 6-8-10-12)
Large - (NZ/AU/UK 14-16-18-20  | US 10-12-14-16)
X-Large - (NZ/AU/UK 18-20-22-24  | US 14-16-18-20)

Sleeve Add On (NZ/AU/UK 6-16  | US 2-12)
Sleeve Add On (NZ/AU/UK 14-24  | US 10-20)

WHAT DO I GET WITH MY PURCHASE?

Please note you are purchasing a digital pattern that will be sent directly to your email inbox after payment. *You will not receive a hard copy printed pattern.*

For the Heron Shirt will receive a link to download 3 different PDF files:

1. Instructions

2. PAH Pattern file (PAH=Print at home)
For printing in A4 or US Letter on a home printer. Printing at home is the most cost-effective, and sticking your pattern tiles together to make your full size pattern is easy. Further information for printing at home can be found in our Resources section here. 

3. AO Pattern file
AO is a large scale file designed to be printed at a Print Copy Shop. You cannot print this on your home printer as it is too big. If you choose to use this large file you will pay extra to have it printed but you do not have to stick anything together.

You can use the ADOBE LAYERS FEATURE to open the PAH pattern file and print only the size you need (and eliminate the "noise" of the unwanted sizes). You can also use the URL and bookmark links within the file to quickly access information and support. Download Adobe Reader for free (for Windows and Mac) here.

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09/12/2018
Kris H.
New Zealand

Heron Top

Thought pattern be hard to put together ! But wow ! I mastered it ! First thing is to read pattern thoroughly ! Pages and pages to print out but I can see why now ! Makes things easier when cutting out ! The patterns all done for you ! Now Next step is to make the top !

AS
12/05/2021
Alison S.
United Kingdom

Heron Shirt

This was my second pattern from you the first was the kingfisher top. I did find the kingfisher top a little easier to follow but I did complete this project without any mistakes so I’m still very happy with it.

JD
11/27/2021
Janelle D.
Australia Australia

Sew easy

Really quick to make and very stylish and comfortable. Many more of these in various style combos will be filling my wardrobe!

JV
11/17/2021
Jude v.
New Zealand New Zealand

Sizings are huge

Can't believe how huge the size 10 is. I am a size NZ 12 so did it to that and had to cut it down one more size. Even then when semi made I will need to cut it down further. Loved the reviews of this top so disappointed that the pattern ended up as it did.

11/17/2021

The Sewing Revival

Hi Jude, is there any chance you could have sewn up the US size 10 instead of the NZ10 by any chance?

PH
11/12/2021
Patricia H.
Canada Canada

Heron shirt

I absolutely love this pattern . My daughter wants me to make it for her.

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