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Make It Happen Hilo Top

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Let the Make-It-Happen Hilo (MIH) unleash your inner fashionista with it’s eye-catching crossover back and longer lengths.

Try a maxi for a look that will give you instant drama that’s actually really versatile and easy to wear.

Designed for woven fabrics. Go for fabulous fashion prints in fluid rayons, slinky silks, sequins, chiffons, and pair with a slim fitting bottom and some sassy pumps, ankle boots or even a comfy pair of metallic sneakers.

VIDEO: Watch the style video of the Make It Happen Hilo Sewing Pattern. In this video, I outline the features & options you can sew using this pattern. Plus, I show you how different fabrics work in this versatile pattern.

  • Easy fit
  • High-low hemline top
  • 2 Back Designs: 2-piece Crossover Back or 1-piece Back
  • 3 Back Hemlines : mini, midi & maxi.
  • 2 Front Hemlines : high & low.
  • 2 Rounded Necklines: high & low.
  • 3 Arm Styles: sleeveless, plus dolman sleeve & butterfly dolman
  • Designed for your favourite drapey woven fabrics.

    2-piece Crossover Back & 1-piece Back (Sleeveless)

    Crossover Back Make It Happen Hilo Pattern Emporium SewingMake It Happen Hilo Maxi Pattern Emporium Sewing

    Dolman Sleeve 

    Dolman Sleeve Make It Happen Hilo top Pattern Emporium SewingMake It Happen Hilo Top Mini Midi Maxi Pattern Emporium Sewing

    Butterfly Dolman Sleeve - 1-pc Back

    Butterfly Dolman Sleeve Maxi Hilo Top Pattern Emporium Sewing

  • AU 6-24 (US 2-20).
  • Click here for size chart.
  • Upper Bust Measurement 77-120cm (30-47").
  • Measure over SKIN not clothing.
  • See tutorial for more detailed outline of size & fit. 
  • This style is designed for woven drapey fabrics that flow easily.
  • Click here for 1-PC BACK STYLES fabric requirements chart.
  • Click here for 2-PC BACK STYLES fabric requirements chart.
  • FABRIC SUGGESTIONS include Rayon, Cotton Voile, Batiste, Crepe, Lightweight Linen, Georgette, Chiffon, Silk (must drape well). 

  • PATTERN FORMAT: Digital PDF Pattern
  • FILES: Print at home (A4, Letter), A0 copy shop
  • LAYERED: Yes (all paper formats)
  • FABRIC TYPE: Woven
  • SIZES: AU6-24 (US2-20)
  • SKILL LEVEL: Experienced Beginner 
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    All seam allowances are included. See pattern pieces or glossary for details.

    PRINTING: For more details, see the info pages in the beginning of each tutorial. 

    NEW TO PDF PATTERNS? See our beginners video series here, designed just for you. 

    We do not sell paper patterns.

    This is a downloadable digital PDF pattern. As such, refunds after purchase are not possible.  No further discounts apply during a pattern release.

    This is a downloadable digital PDF sewing pattern. As such, refunds after purchase are not possible. Discounts cannot be combined. Please note: we do not sell printed paper patterns.

    Customer Reviews

    Based on 4 reviews
    A fave!!

    I always get compliments whenever I wear my Make It Happen tops. Just such a beautiful design. Thanks for the stylish pattern that makes me feel like a million bucks when I wear it!!

    Love this top!

    The Make it happen hi-lo is a fantastic pattern and top. The style is so flattering and there is plenty of options within the easy to follow instructions. Love this pattern

    Barbie S.
    Fabulous top

    This top is made in woven fabrics and it is super chic! I love that this pattern allows you to dress the top up or down without doing too much. It’s just an amazing top that speaks for itself. Just a really great woven top to sew.

    Most Favorite Pattern Ever

    I love everything about the Make It Happen Hilo. It drapes & flows so fabulously. And the finish is so neat & professional but soooo easy to achieve. Thank you! ❤️