Lawrence Top – Zero Waste Tunic and Cropped Top Digital Sewing Pattern


  • Zero Waste PDF Sewing Pattern – No fabric waste
  • No Printing Required – Pattern pieces drawn directly onto fabric following written directions
  • Skill Level – Advanced Beginner to Intermediate
  • Imperial and Metric Dimensions


The Lawrence Top is a zero waste sewing pattern that can be made in two different views. View A is a tunic length top with inseam pockets and ¾ length sleeves. View B is a cropped shirt with patch pockets, short sleeves and a low/high split hem. Choose between pleats or gathers at the yoke and sleeves. Both tops are designed to have an oversized fit and will work best with a light to mid-weight fabric with plenty of drape.

The digital PDF sewing pattern includes a fully illustrated instruction booklet, along with pattern layout and cutting plans. The pattern pieces are drawn directly onto the fabric based on the provided dimensions and instructions. No printing is required. Optional: The neckline and yoke cutouts are provided on a full scale, printable PDF and can be printed if desired. The pattern layout and instructions come in both imperial and metric measurements.


The pattern comes in 2 size ranges.

Size 1 is intended to fit a bust of 32″/81 cm – 44″/112 cm and

Size 2 is intended to fit a bust of 46″/117 cm – 56″/142 cm.

Please see Size and Fit chart for finished garment measurements. If the size range does not include you, please reach out to to see if the pattern can be expanded based on your measurements.

Fabric Requirements

Light to mid-weight fabric with plenty of drape; linen, cotton lawn, silk crepe, rayon challis, etc.  

Size 1 – View A:    Fabric width – 57″/145 cm Fabric length – 54″/137 cm

Size 2 – View A:    Fabric width – 57″/145 cm Fabric length – 72″/183 cm

Size 1 – View B:    Fabric width – 44″/112 cm Fabric length – 54″/137 cm

Size 2 – View B:    Fabric width – 44″/112 cm Fabric length – 72″/183 cm

Note:  Pattern pieces are oriented in a cross-grain fashion. Please take this into account when purchasing fabric. i.e. drape and patterning

Additional Materials

  • ½” | 13mm – ⅝” | 16mm Buttons (6) for View A , (4) for View B
  • Lightweight interfacing (optional)
  • Tailors chalk, marking pen or a way to transfer dimensions and markings to the fabric
  • Long ruler and/or large right angle to help transfer the pattern to the fabric
  • Matching thread, pins, measuring tape, scissors, and sewing machine.


After purchase, you will receive an email with your downloadable files. These files need to be opened and downloaded/saved on a desktop or laptop computer (limit of 3 downloads).

This product listing is for a digital download only; not a physical product. This pattern is for personal use only and cannot be shared or sold.

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