Step up your game with the Spruce Tank! The Spruce is a sleek workout tank, featuring princess seams, a v-neck or crew neck, and an easy fold-over elastic finish. View A has a scooped back with trendy decorative straps while View B scores you some extra coverage with a high back and cap sleeves.
Please note the Spruce Tank pattern is only available in a PDF format.
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SEWING LEVEL: Advanced Beginner
SIZING: 12 to 28, cup sizes C - H.
Lightweight lycra jersey with at least 50% stretch (both directions).
NOTIONS: 2.5 yards (2.3 m) of 5⁄8” (1.5 cm) Fold Over Elastic (FOE), ballpoint or stretch needle, twin needle (optional), thread.
The PDF comes as files to print at home or at a copy shop. Files are delivered as a .zip file which can be downloaded on a computer, but not on a mobile device. For more on PDFs, see the FAQs.
NOTE: There are separate files for each view and cup size so you only have to print what you need.
Instructions: 15 pages (3.5 MB)
Pattern pieces (for each cup size): 20 pages (0.4 MB each)
Copy shop (A0 or US 36" x 48" size): 1 pages (0.3 MB each)
I've used this pattern as written to make a workout top, and by adding slightly more ease and longer sleeves, a top for work. Both have attracted many compliments from others! It was great to have the different cup-sized pattern, and I didn't need to adjust the bust line.