Stay cool and comfortable this summer in a tank top. These cute tops come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes. Make your own using a tank top sewing pattern so you can stay comfy without sacrificing your style.
Below are 21 tank top sewing patterns. There are patterns for men, women, boys, and girls.
1. Women’s Tank Top Sewing Pattern by TiendaDePatrones
A classic tank top is a classic for a reason. It is comfortable and stylish. You can wear this top with a pair of jeans, shorts, or jammie pants. The patterns are in real size. Simply download, print, and use. There are only basic explanations for creating the tank top.
2. Happy Tank Pattern by Hey June Handmade
This breezy summer tank top pattern can be made using any knit fabric. The top features braided racerback straps and a loose-fitting A-line shape. The free tank top sewing pattern is for girls sizes 2-14.
3. Crop Tank Top Sewing Pattern by AuraPatterns
This cute, cropped tank top pattern is easy to complete. It is a great pattern for beginners and experienced sewists alike. The designer recommends using a stretchy, comfortable knit fabric. The pattern includes easy, illustrated instructions.
4. Tank Top for Men Sewing Pattern by TiendaDePatrones
Here is a men’s tank top pattern that is ideal for exercising, running, and weight training. The shirt is comfortable and looks very masculine.
The PDF tank top pattern includes sizes small through 3XL. The patterns are real sizes. There is a basic explanation for sewing the top.
5. Vitality Racerback Tank & Sports Bra Sewing Pattern by PeekabooPatternShop
The Vitality Racerback tank top pattern includes a racerback top with optional built-in bra, and a sports bra. The tank tops are perfect for all your athletic activities or everyday wear.
Included in the PDF tank top pattern are a full tutorial and colour photos. The pattern pieces are colour coded for easy cutting. The sizes range from XXS-XXXL.
6. Free Tank Top Sewing Pattern by Life Sew Savory
Here is a great pattern for combining different fabrics. You can combine 2 solid fabrics, 2 patterned fabrics, or a combination of both. The free tank top sewing pattern is available in sizes XS-XXL. Included with the pattern is a full video and photo tutorial.
7. The Lola Racer Tank Top Pattern by staystitchpatternco
The Lola Racer Tank is a versatile, beginner-friendly sewing pattern. The pattern includes 3 versions. You get a cropped tank top, a full-length tank top, and a bodycon midi dress.
The form fitting tank top pattern can be made using very little fabric. It works up very quickly. Included are sizes 0-28.
8. Simple Tank Top Sewing Pattern for Men by TiendaDePatrones
This men’s tank top is a must-have accessory. It can be worn with khaki pants, shorts, or jeans. Make your man several of these in a wide variety of colours.
The tank top pattern is real size. Simply print it off, cut it out, and get busy sewing. The sewing instructions are only a basic explanation. You will need previous sewing experience.
9. Linen Tank Top with Adjustable straps Pattern by CluelessPatterns
Are you looking for an easy-to-make tank top pattern suitable for non-stretchy fabric? This one is perfect. And it is easy to modify to fit you perfectly.
Included in the download are pattern pieces and detailed sewing instructions. You can print the pattern at home on A4 paper or at a copy shop.
10. The Nora Tie Strap Tank Top Sewing Pattern by SewBakeMakePatterns
The Nora Tank has several options. You can make this breezy feminine top with ruffled sleeves, self-tie straps, or removable ties.
You can even add a peplum ruffle to the bottom hem. It also has 3 lengths to choose from. The pattern was designed for woven fabrics. It is an easy pattern that is quick to put together.
11. Sleeveless Tank Top Sewing Pattern by AmbitiousEllePattern
The summer top is ideal for hot summer days. The sleeveless tank gives you a wide range of motion while covering your bra straps. Included are A4, US letter, and A0 size files. There are easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions for sizes XS-3XL.
12. Ladies Knit Stretch Singlet Style Tank Top Pattern by Sew4bubStudio
Save money and make your own semi-fitted tank top that fits you perfectly. The tank top has a basic design that can be worn on its own or under another top.
This simple tank top sewing pattern includes sizes XXS to XXL. The neckline and sleeves are finished using a beginner friendly binding. The bottom is finished with a simple hem.
13. Summer Free Tank Top Sewing Pattern by Life Sew Savory
This simple summer tank top will become your favourite go-to, summer top. The tank top will get you some sun without exposing too much skin.
It is an easy, free sewing tutorial. You can make the tank top using a variety of knit fabrics. The pattern can be made in sizes XS to XXL.
14. Muscle Up Tank Pattern from GreenstylePatterns
Make this unisex tank top with or without a hood. The Muscle Up tank has dropped armholes and a narrowed back. It is a versatile tank that would make a great addition to any wardrobe.
A confident beginner can complete this project. You will need at least 1 yard of fabric for the base. You will need an additional 3/4 yard for the optional hood.
15. Knit/Jersey Tank Top Sewing Pattern by PatternsByLucia
Are you a beginner looking for a simple, yet stylish pattern? Check out this sleeveless, baby doll top. It has an A-shape silhouette that would look super cute with a pair of jeans.
Sizes available range from XS to 5XL. Seam allowances are included and visible. The pattern is written in both English and Italian. You can print the pattern at home on A4 or US letter sized paper, or at a copy shop.
16. Ribbed Knit Crop Tank Top Pattern by DudasPatterns
This stretchy tank top has a cropped fit and ribbed knit. You can wear the top to the beach, shopping, working out, clubbing, or to the park. It has a casual yet sexy style.
It is recommended that you use medium weight knits and jerseys for this tank top pattern. Included are sizes US 2-14 (EU 34-46).
17. Tank Top Pattern by Life Sew Savory
Boys are known to ruin clothes on a daily basis. Instead of buying your child tank tops at the store, make several of these using this free tank top pattern.
The tank top pattern is easy to make and is hassle free. It has a boxy athletic fit, perfect for little boys.
18. Tank Top Sewing Pattern by Thimball
Make this plain, simple, and flowy top to wear this summer. It will help keep you cool while staying fashionable. The printable tank top pattern comes in 5 sizes. You can make the top using knit or woven fabric.
19. Blomma Tank Top Sewing Pattern by paradisepatterns
The Blomma Tank is a fitted tank top pattern. Wear this top out on a casual date night or shopping with friends.
The top pattern works well with knit fabrics with a 40-80% stretch. It is a beginner-friendly pattern that includes sizes 0-16. It has two cup size options: B-cup and D-cup.
20. Key West Tank Top Pattern by Pattern Niche
The Key west tank is a fun and versatile top. You can dress it up or down. It is super comfortable and loose fitting.
The free tank top sewing pattern includes options for a tank or crop tank cut line, standard tank or racerback, and binding or bands finishing. You do not need a serger. It comes in sizes XXS to 3X.
21. Kate Tank Top Sewing Pattern by IsaInStitches
The Kate tank top is ideal for working out or hanging out on the beach. The cute top has tiny spaghetti straps and a tight fit. It is designed to fit at hip length. However, you can shorten it to create a crop top. Along with the PDF pattern is a link to a video tutorial. Included are sizes 36 (S) to 42 (XL).
Do you live somewhere hot? Make some lightweight tops using one or more of these tank top sewing patterns.
Tank tops used to be for the working man. But times have changed, and everyone can now stay cool and comfortable wearing the lightweight tops. If you live in a warm climate, why not work on a tank top sewing pattern.
And that’s our round up of tank top sewing patterns.