Today, I’d like to introduce everybody to the New Look 6130 top sewing pattern.
Not only will it feature in our next sew-along, here at Fashion Sewing Blog, but you guy’s came out in force in last weeks sew-along vote to declare this sewing pattern the hands down winner.
Again, I’d just like to give my 100% gratitude and thanks to everybody, no matter your choice, who came out and took the time to vote.
As always, you never let me down. Thank you!
Sew-Along – A Checklist for the New Look 6130 Top
I do hope as many of you as possible will complete and take part in this sew-along, no matter which sewing pattern you actually voted for.
The New Look 6130 top is a beautiful, stylish and elegant top, ideal for ANY social occasion!
(Don’t forget to click the image to enlarge it!)
As you can see, the New Look 6130 top sewing pattern has three design variations for the tops, two skirt designs and pants.
For our sew-along, we will be making one of the tops.
As this sewing pattern is one of the more modern, up to date designs, it should be readily accessible to purchase at most good fashion sewing stores.
I myself, bought this particular sewing pattern online. I’ve supplied you with the link below -
New Look 6130 Top – Design Specifications
As mentioned, this specific sewing pattern has three design variations for the tops.
I shall be making design C during our sew-along, but you can still take part if you choose to make any of the other two top designs.
Design A – A peplum top with princess seam shaping. This top has a V neckline, short sleeves with cuff band and tie belt.
Design B – A peplum top with princess seam shaping. This top has capped sleeves and a slit detail to the neckline.
Design C – A peplum top with princess seam shaping. This top is sleeveless, with a boat neckline, A-symmetrical peplum and tie belt.
All designs have darts in the back.
New Look 6130 Top – Fashion Fabrics
I’m just about to raid my fabric stash and pick out some worthy contenders for this sew-along.
Looking at the rear of the sewing pattern envelope, the suggested fabric types are -
Cotton and cotton blends
Soft lightweight linen or linen blends
Silk and silk types
Lightweight wool or wool blends
As you can see, your fashion fabric choice is wide and varied. It all come down to personal choice and choosing a fabric that suits your specific body type.
New Look 6130 Top – Notions
As with all of my sew-along’s at Fashion Sewing Blog, I like to keep things as simple as possible.
Therefore, the sewing patterns we make have to be easy, quick to create yet stylish and timeless.
The New Look 6130 top sewing pattern is no exception, and the only notions you’re going to need are -
20″ invisible zipper
Correct thread to match your chosen fashion fabric
The correct size needle
If you put all the information above together, then you’ll be ready to sew-along with me and create yet another professionally made fashion sewing project.
I look forward to seeing you all next week.
If you’re ready now, click – Sew-Along – The New Look 6130 Top
Happy fashion sewing
Colleen G Lea