Friday, 30 June 2017

Burda 9408 Polka Dot TShirt

I love this navy polka dot fabric, it's a lovely quality and very cute whilst still being practical.  I've paired it with a couple of old vests for the sleeves.

Fold front neck band in half.

Sew narrow edges, clip, turn and press.

Pin neckband onto front.

Sew, finish and press.

Finish facing edges and sew onto front.

Press to back.

Fold under laps wrong sides together.

Sew onto back.


Fold back neckband.

Sew narrow edges, clip and turn.

And press.

Pin to back.


Pin shoulders together and set in sleeves.

Side seams.

Press sleeve and bottom hems.

Stitch with a twin needle.

Apply press fasteners.


  1. I love polka dots and am especially partial to navy and white....great job...I still love garment sewing and stirs up memories as I read your post.

  2. Polka dots are great. Your t-shirt looks wonderful. Kudos. Thanks for linking up with TGIFF.

  3. Great make. Thanks for joining us at creative inspirations this fortnight. CraftyNatalie-DT

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