The Maria top is a pretty, feminine top for girls of all ages with sizes ranging from girls 2 to a ladies 22. The neck, sleeves and hips are gathered with elastic in casings, making the construction of this top very simple. It has an easy fit and is especially designed to suit all figure types. For the little girls there’s a short cute Maria Top and a bonus pattern of the Twirly Skirt. The ladies have the choice of a short Maria Top or the long Maria Top tied with a sash at the hips. This pattern is suitable for all levels of sewing experience, especially beginners. Designed for light weight woven fabrics such as cotton voile or soft quilting fabrics.