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Short Sleeve Pattern Hack for the Archie Shirt

…And here it is! First blog post on the new website!

Short Sleeve Pattern Hack for the Archie Shirt

A Big Big Big thank-you to those who tested this Short Sleeve Pattern hack for me and to Toni from
Bobbins & Co for writing the tute up for me.

Click Here to Download Archie Short Sleeve Pattern Piece

There are two width options with this pattern hack.

Sam & I Archie Shirt Slim Short Sleeve Fit Pattern Hack

Sew Darn Ezy wide fit short sleeve archie pattern hack


1. Finish the bottom hem of the short sleeves with your desired method. Pre-iron the hem by folding once at 3/4″ or 2cm.

Sleeve-1 - Archie shirt pattern hack
Sleeve-2 Archie Shirt Pattern Hack

2. Follow the Archie Instructions 55 to 62. When you sew the sleeve and side seam make sure to unfold the pre-ironed hem.
3. Once the side seams are closed, refold the hem along the crease. With the shirt inside out, sew inside the sleeve hem at 5/8″, to close it from the right side.

Sleeve-8 Archie Shirt Pattern Hack

I hope you enjoy sewing some Archie Shirts with short sleeves!

When you sew one up be sure to show me – I can’t wait to see!

You can find the pattern for the Archie Shirt in Issue 6 of One Thimble which is available to purchase HERE

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