- a loose, breezy style
- A-line shape with loose sides, so the hip measurement is actually "open", not sewn shut
- new, higher armhole, with bust dart, for bra coverage
- also available with sleeves, in our tunics section
- standard length is 40"
- three different detail options to choose from:
- stitched down center stripe detail
- ruffled, frayed fabric trim down the center front
- or plain (some prints don't need it, for example)
The photos and sketches show the Astrid in a variety of fabric, sleeve and center details and options. Click on the "all fabrics" link below to see swatches and fabric information for all the different prints, colors, and fabrics.
Price will vary depending on which fabric and options you choose.
The size chart below refers to your body measurements.
Bust / Hip (open) / Bicep (circumference) measurements for sleeves - for this style are:
S - 1x / 2x - 54"/76"/23 1/2", M - 3x /4x - 62"/84"/ 26", L - 5x / 6x - 72"/92"/ 29"
*XL - 7x / 8x - 84"/100"/33 1/2" *XXL - 9x / 10x - 96"/108"/36 1/2",
*in some narrow fabrics, and in some larger sizes, depending on the fabric, we may need to add seams. There is a small surcharge for sizes 7x - 10x.
Neckline depth, from high point shoulder to center front, on a straight diagonal line, is about 10".
cut and sew
Have your own fabric? Send it to us and we will cut and sew it for you!
Our cut and sew charge would be $69 for either variation, without pockets. If you want a plain tunic with no center detailing, $57.
For the Astrid tank (sleeveless), sizes S-M-L requires: 2 1/2 yards of 54" or wider fabric, 3 yards of 44/45" fabric. Sizes XL and XXL need 3 yards of 54" or wider fabric, or 4 yards of 44/45" fabric.
For Astrid with 3 / 4 sleeves, sizes S-M-L need 3 1/2 yards of 54" or wider fabric, 4 1/2 yards of 44/45" fabric. Sizes XL and XXL require 4 1/2 yards of 54" or wider fabric, 5 1/2 yards of 44/45" fabric. In the XL and XXL sizes, if the fabric is narrow, it should be a multi-directional print.
If you want it much longer (than 40" long), or with long sleeves, you'll need extra fabric.