Vest Top / Camisole

Vest Top / Camisole / Singlet by 'So Zo' blog

We will take you step by step through the process of making your own vest/camisole/singlet. The garment can be made from jersey fabric or by reusing unwanted T-shirts, we can show you how to do either, or both!

Create this project in our weekly Sewing and Dressmaking classes, or in our One-to-One lessons at a time that suits you

Level: Improver

Classes needed: 2

Which Stitch Class to attend: Any


  • 1 metre of jersey fabric (T-shirt weight, preferably with elastane/lycra content) or some large unwanted T-shirts (preferably men's or size large)
  • Note: All fabric needs washing and ironing before class, unless it is 100% polyester or PU/PVC/Olicloth - or the finished item will never be washed. Check fabric content and any washing/ironing instructions when purchasing fabric
  • 2.5m of 5/8" fold over elastic (Ebay do loads) OR stretch lace
  • Your glasses if you need them for close up work
  • Bring 75p for the pattern paper you'll use to trace off our patternEmail us HERE with any pre-class questions

Email us HERE with any pre-class questions

Thanks to Zoe at for this pattern!