Monroe Turtleneck (PDF FREE)

By Tessuti Fabrics

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SIZESOne size
BODY SHAPEAll body shapes / Apple / Athletic / Hourglass / Pear / Strawberry
FABRIC TYPEJersey / Knits

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Monroe Turtleneck – This boxy top features drop shoulders, a turtleneck collar and optional three quarter or full length fitted sleeves. Relaxed and easy to wear, Monroe is a quick sewing project and a classic autumn/winter wardrobe staple.

Sizes included (AUS sizing): Size 1 (XXS-XS-S) Size 2 (S-M-L), Size 3 (L-XL-XXL)

Pattern Details.

Sizes included (AUS sizing): Size 1 (XXS-XS-S) Size 2 (S-M-L), Size 3 (L-XL-XXL)

 Size Chart        XXS-XS-S             S-M-L         L-XL-XXL
           Size 1           Size 2            Size 3

  81cm 86cm 91cm

91cm  96cm 101cm

101cm 106cm 111cm

69cm 74cm 79cm

 79cm 84cm 89cm

89cm 104cm 109cm


 91cm 96cm 101cm

101cm 106cm 111cm 111cm 116cm 121cm


Recommended fabrics: Stretch cotton, wool or viscose jerseys. Knits with elastane, lycra or spandex content

Notions: thread, 2.5mm stretch twin needle.

Meterage for Monroe Turtleneck Pattern – sizes 1, 2 and 3

120cm wide (three quarter and long sleeve versions) – 1.50m, 1.50m, 1.50m

150cm wide (three quarter sleeve version) – 1.10m, 1.10m, 1.10m

150cm wide (long sleeve version) – 1.25m, 1.25m, 1.25m

Finished length (from centre back): Size 1 (XXS-XS-S) – 22″/56cm), Sizes 2 and 3 (S-M-L) – 231⁄2″/60cm
Note: You can lengthen or shorten this top as indicated on the pattern pieces

Finished width around body: Size 1 (XXS-XS-S) – 44″/112cm, Size 2 (S-M-L) – 47″/120cm, Size 3 (L-XL-XXL) – 53″/139cm

Seam Allowance : This top is to be sewn on an overlocker/serger with neckline and hems sewn with 2.5mm stretch twin needle on a sewing machine NB: seam allowances are included and are 3/8” wide (overlocker seam width).Please take the seam allowances specified in sewing instructions.

Sewing Level for this pattern : suitable for all sewing levels.

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