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Adult Racer Vest Sewing Pattern - Free UK Shipping!

Adult Racer Vest Sewing Pattern - Free UK Shipping!

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Get your wardrobe summer-ready with this easy-to-make racer back tank top!

This racer back vest can be used for many occasions. Use jersey fabric with a summery print for a perfect holiday staple, or use sporty lycra style fabrics to make your own gym, yoga or dance wear!

This is a fairly fitted top, without being overly tight. The softer/stretchier the fabric, the more generous the sizing will appear. 

For size table and conversion, see our Size Info.

Product Details:


  • Available in 3 size groups: Extra Small (3XS/UK 4-6 to XS (UK 8-10), Small/Medium (S/UK 10-12 and M/UK 12-14), Large (L/UK 14-16 and XL/UK 16-18), Extra Large (XXL/UK 18-20 and 3XL/UK 20-22)
  • You can keep all sizes, no tracing!
  • Choose 1, 2 ,3, or all 4 size groups!
  • The pattern is printed a sheet of A0 paper, the tutorial on a separate A3 sheet
  • Step-by-step photo tutorial will guide you through every step
  • Overlocker not essential
  • Add a labelled box for storing your pattern pieces, makes a great gift!
  • Personal use only*

Fabric requirements, stretchy jerseys/lycra fabrics only (min. fabric width 140 cm):
(amount in brackets is for using the same material for main top & trims)
• 3XS - XS: 0.65m (0.8m)
• S-XL: 0.7m (0.85m)
• XXL-3XL: 0.75m (0.9m)

Trims Fabric (min width 1m):
• All sizes: 15 cm

Rib knit jersey gives the best result. Alternatively you could also cut the trims out of the same fabric as the top, especially if using a lycra.

•Double sided fusible hem tape
•Jersey needle
•Twin needle

UK orders placed before 2.30pm will *usually* be posted on the same day, and arrive the next day. Don't want to wait at all? It's also available as an instant download!

This pattern is suitable for improving and experienced dressmakers, the photo tutorial will guide you through every step.

Because I make and sell these tops myself, this pattern is strictly for personal use only. Pattern design, images and tutorial are original works and are copyright protected by Baboosh Designs ™. Sharing in any capacity, uploading, redistributing, altering, manufacturing without consent, etc. is strictly prohibited. Thank you for your support!

*If you wish to make these tops to sell, you will need to purchase a commercial license, in addition to the pattern.