Cedar Dolman Top

$20

Size Size guide

Pattern format

PDF pattern available in sizes 12-32; printed pattern available in sizes 12-28.

The Cashmerette Cedar Dolman Top is the ultimate quick sew, instant gratification project for curves! The Cedar is a casual dolman sleeve top, with cup sizes from C–H, so you can get a fantastic fit for big boobs, no adjustments required. It’s totally versatile, too: use drapey wovens or knits, and you have the option of a pretty front knot detail, too. Great for beginners, this pattern is as easy to sew as it is to wear. From yoga to brunch, the Cedar has you covered!

This Cashmerette pattern includes:

  • Cup sizes from C to H
  • A sizing calculator which will tell you exactly which size to make
  • A beautifully illustrated and detailed instruction booklet, to guide you no matter your sewing level
  • A full photo sewalong on our blog with tips and techniques that go beyond the instruction booklet

Product information

SEWING LEVEL

Beginner

SIZING

12 to 28 (printed pattern), 12-32 (PDF pattern), in three cup sizes (C/D, E/F, G/H). Includes 40-62” bust and 42-62” hip. Find your size in seconds using our size calculator.

RECOMMENDED FABRIC 

Midweight jersey or technical fabric with good drape (can be stretch, but not required) or a lightweight woven such as lawn, silk, or rayon.

Light weight fusible knit interfacing.

NOTIONS

Ballpoint or stretch needle (if using a knit), universal needle (if using a woven), twin needle (optional), thread.

This is the printed pattern, which will be mailed to your address. The PDF Pattern, which can be downloaded, is available here.

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Customer Reviews

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Vicky Graham
First time sewer

Bought this pattern as wanted to learn how to make my own clothes. Pattern was explained thoroughly and easy to follow, would definitely recommend. Will be making more of these tops .

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Tracy O'Connor
Cedar Dolman Top - A very versatile pattern for your wardrobe.

This is a brilliant pattern. I am only sewing 7 months and it was the first pattern that fitted me perfectly. The instructions are so easy to follow I have made 5 already and I have "hacked" it into a dress. My family gave me the best compliment of all that the tops "look shop bought" . The Cedar Dolman has become my tried and tested pattern of choice, I am looking forward to trying more changes to sleeves and necklines to further fill my wardrobe with these versatile makes.

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Joanne V.
Happy with this pattern

I made one Cedar for myself to make sure I knew what i was doing, then a wearable muslin for my difficult to fit sister-in-law. Still waiting for her comments but I am overjoyed with the outcome of my first Cashmerette top!

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Leslie Kirby
Quick,fast,and in a hurry!

This is a great fit and easy to hack if you want to make it a dress or add pockets.
Very satisfying to make.

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Hazel Stoddart
Perfect

This is only the 2nd pattern (and item sewn), I am a complete novice and challenged myself with a jersey fabric and the Concorde top for my first so thought I’d start with a woven to improve skills. This is such an easy pattern to sew and the instructions are really clear, even I managed to complete in a morning. Really pleased with my finished top, it doesn’t look homemade, I was able to easily grade the pattern between sizes with a different size bust, waist and hip.

Love Cashmerette, have ordered more patterns for when I’m feeling confident to tackle and have also pre-ordered the book.

Highly recommend, give it a go.