11 Easy-to-Sew T-Shirt Patterns

A T-shirt might just be the best garment ever invented. Easy to sew and so comfortable to wear, the activities of our modern lives would not be the same without the T-shirt. Have you sewn one yourself? Give one of these patterns a go and show off that fabulous knit fabric in your stash.

the perfect tee in stripe or solid

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1. The Perfect Tee

Every wardrobe has a place for that perfect item, and this might just fill in the category of T-shirt. With a variety of sleeve lengths, extra length and interesting shirttail hem it could be great to pair with leggings.  

girls free tshirt long and short sleeve pattern by nap time creation

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2. Girls Free T-Shirt — Long and Short Sleeve

Here’s a pattern to sew for a little one — and it’s free! This pattern is sized from 2 years to 12 years, so you can reuse it as she grows. 


lycra fit tshirt sewing pattern

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3. Lycra Fit T-Shirt

For a variety of necklines options, try the Lycra Fit T-Shirt. This pattern includes a V-neck, round neckline, a polo neckline and a variety of hemline and sleeve lengths. 


on a roll t-shirt in blue

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4. On-a-Roll T-shirt

For a RTW-inspired interesting neckline, try the On-a-Roll tee, which features a roll-over neckline — perfect for a soft and slinky knit.

eliza t-shirt for curvy and plus size

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5. Eliza T-Shirt for Curvy Plus Size Women

A pattern designed for C- and D-cup models, this pattern covers range of sizes. The illustrated guidebook that accompanies the pattern includes instructions for adjusting the garment length and width across a range of sizes.


huntsman t-shirt

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6. The Huntsman Shirt

Here’s one for the guys. The Huntsman shirt is a versatile pattern that includes a round or V-neck, sleeve length variations and eight sizes, from XS to 4X. Mix your knits to create the cool color-block version as shown above. 

jersey knit top with wrap and v-neckline

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7. Women’s Jersey/Knit Top

For something slightly more glamorous but just as easy to sew and wear, try this jersey/knit top. Side seam ruching and a deep V-neckline, make it more flattering than your average tee, and options for long or short sleeves make it extra versatile.

draped color block t-shirt

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8. Draped Color-Block T-Shirt

Want a great way to use up some remnants of pretty knit fabrics? Try the Draped color block t-shirt pattern. You can use multiple fabrics or all one fabric to create this pretty draped neck top. 

scoop neck t-shirt in stripe

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9. Scoopneck T-Shirt

There’s a neckline variation for everyone, and this is a easy to sew scoop-neck T-shirt that will be great for a warm summer day. Cut-on sleeves give you some coverage and make it very quick to sew.

Flared tee shirt in grey

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10.  Flared Tee

We all know T-shirts are secretly pajamas you can wear in public —and this flared hem tee fits that profile perfectly ! The flared hem hides the tummy area and is on trend. This pattern has options for long and short sleeves, plus complete photo instructions. 

children raglan t-shirt pattern

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11. Free Children’s Raglan T-Shirt

A raglan tee is quick to sew and comfy to wear. Try out this free pattern and spice it up with contrasting sleeves and neckline binding.  Available in size 6X,  it works for boys or girls. 

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3 Responses to “11 Easy-to-Sew T-Shirt Patterns”
  1. Pam Everson
    Pam Everson

    When I click on get the pattern, it takes me to a promo page for craftsy. How to I get one of these patterns?