funnel neck detail on Coco top

Pique Coco top with funnel neck and cuffs

Between Christmas and New Year’s, I took some time off of my Oxford Dogma making to indulge in some personal sewing. On my list were: a Coco top lounge pants long sleeve boatneck tee long sleeve scoop neck tee chambray button down shirt First, my new Coco Many months ago I bought some dark blue pique knit fabric, and have been wanting to make a Coco with it.┬áThis time with the funnel neck collar, 3/4 length sleeves, and cuffs (my Pinterest inspiration). And a good length for wearing with leggings. Process notes funnel neck 3/4 sleeve with cuff lengthened 1…

Sleeveless Coco top with contrast yoke

Another Sleeveless Coco with Contrast Yoke

For this Coco, I blended two sizes to improve the fit of a sleeveless version. Size 2 was too snug in the upper torso, and size 3 was too loose in the lower torso. Pattern Coco by Tilly and the Buttons Process notes used the contrast yoke alteration, with yoke made from thrift store t-shirt blended size 3 from the base of the armscye up, and size 2 from that point down trimmed 1/2 in. off the width of the hem on each pattern piece, reducing the flared hem by 2 in. total self-fabric armscye facing Results After seeing how…