Kila Tank 0-30


The Kila Tank sewing pattern is a fitted tank top designed for stretchy rib knit fabrics. A slight racerback design gives this top a sporty look, but won’t reveal conventional bra straps. Kila’s deep scoop neckline and armholes are finished with a bulk-free binding method that mimics ready-to-wear techniques.

The Kila Tank has several inches of negative ease making it a great basic layering tank top. Kila can be tucked into high-waist pants, overalls, and skirts. Because it’s sewn in super stretchy fabrics, Kila is also a great workout or pajama top for hot weather.

Recommended Fabric:

  • Knit fabrics with at least 60% stretch and good recovery are recommended. If using a knit fabric with less. Cotton/spandex and rayon/spandex blend rib knits are ideal for the Kila Tank.
  • 100% cotton knit fabrics are not recommended due to poor recovery.

Material Requirements: 

  • Please see included photos for details

Pattern Details:

  • Offered in sizes 0 to 18 (B-cup) and 12 to 30 (D-Cup).
  • Printed double-sided on lightweight copy paper.
  • 1/4" seam allowances included.
  • Step-by-step instructions with illustrations.
  • Well suited for the beginner sewist who has some experience sewing with stretchy knit fabrics.