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The Mercer Top PDF Pattern


The Mercer Top is an edgy and easy-to-sew blouse that will give your wardrobe basics an instant style upgrade with the confidence boosting power shoulder.

Designer's Description

Designed for light to medium weight woven fabrics, the Mercer comes in 2 versions. View A is sleeveless and View B has a bracelet length sleeve with button detail. Facings finish the neckline and keyhole back along with a single button with loop closure. A simple narrow hem finishes the lower hem and sleeves. View A armholes are finished with bias tape trim. Wear the Mercer tucked into the high waisted Thompson pant or untucked with slim legged pants.

Digital Product Details

This is a layered, PDF pattern suitable for printing in A0 copy shop format and both A4 and US letter sized paper. Page quantity: View A is 1 page A0, 25 pages tiled. View B is 2 pages A0, 32 pages tiled.

Suggested Fabrics

Lightweight to medium weight wovens such as cotton poplin, chambray, silk, polyester, and blends with tencel. Allow extra fabric to match plaids or stripes.


All Views:
⅜” button with shank for neck closure
¼ yard of lightweight fusible Interfacing
For button loop, 2” of 1mm elastic OR ¼” bias tape
Matching thread
View A:
2 yards bias tape in matching color
View B:
2 – ⅜” shank buttons for sleeve trim

Pattern Sizing Chart

SATC Sizing Chart

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