After establishing a good fit with the Carpe Diem pattern, its time to play a little. Find inspiration in Rae and Carrie’s article in the Spring 2023 issue of Threads Magazine, “4 Updates for a TNT Top” featuring variations on the scoop neck Carpe Diem Dress & Tunic. The article, and insider extra, walk you through the process of drafting and constructing the neckline and sleeve hem shaped with with lovely scallops. Find even more detail in the blog post Elegant Scalloped Tee, in which Rae applies the same technique to a knit top. Don’t miss the scallop shape echoed at the hemline to integrate it throughout the garment.