Montrose Top

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Pattern format

Elevate your style with the Montrose Top, designed for curves with cup sizes C – H, and standard and full bicep sleeve options!

Despite their simplicity, woven tops can often be hard to fit if you have big boobs, ending up too tight at the bust or baggy at the shoulders, or feeling restrictive when you move. The Montrose was designed specifically for bigger boobs to give you a fantastic fit, and provide a blank slate for you to express your personal style.

This timeless pattern features two variations: View A is a scoop neck blouse with short sleeves and curved back yoke, while View B shows off lace fabrics with a jewel neck, elbow length sleeves, and keyhole back. Whether you choose a delicate, embroidered tulle, stand-out lace, or flirty floral cotton voile, the Montrose Top is sure to be a hit!

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




12 to 32, in three cup sizes (C/D, E/F, G/H) and regular and full bicep sleeve options – includes 40-62” bust and 42-62” hip. Find your size in seconds using our size calculator.

This pattern is also available in sizes 0 -16 (sold separately).


Light- to mid-weight woven opaque or sheer fabrics with good drape, like silk, lawn, voile or lace.


Universal needle, hand sewing needle (view B), thread, store-bought light weight bias tape (optional), hook & eye closure or small button (view B). 

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Customer Reviews

Based on 62 reviews
Sheelagh Gaw
Montrose top

This was an excellent pattern with clear, easy to follow instructions. It was easy to work out the right size and the fit was really good. A well designed pattern which is flexible in terms of style and fabric choice. Will definitely buy more patterns from Cashmerette.

Perfect pattern

I am so happy. The Montrose top is the first pattern that fits perfectly. No FBA anymore ☺️

Dependable Fit

I had nothing to wear to a business event and remembered the Montrose. Downloaded and used the lace I figured I’d take out and pet once in a while. It was perfect for what I needed! Sewed for two nights and wore it the third. 10GH. 41/ 32/ 43

Megan Groves
Fantastic basic top!

I have made three so far. It fits well, had a nice shape without being tight. I have lengthened it, shortened the sleeves, and tried a version with a curved hem. I love this pattern and how easy it is to customize!

Karen Annesley
Montrose shirt

I loved making this shirt, it was easy to sew with great instructions. I overestimated my size so it is a little large but can’t wAit to make the next one a bit smaller.