Cotton voile Ogden Cami, Summer 2019

Cotton voile Ogden Cami, Summer 2019

If you search #ogdencami on Instagram you’ll see close to 13,000 posts. That’s a huge amount in any sphere, but for a sewing pattern that seems crazy big numbers Only a few other indie patterns can claim that - I haven’t done the research but let’s just go with that assumption!

In case you haven’t come across it (and if not, where have you been?!) the Ogden Camisole is a simple top released in July 2016 by True Bias, the pattern company run by the supremely lovely and talented Kelli Ward.

The reasons for the Ogden’s success are obvious. It’s simple to make, there are no darts and therefore minimal fitting issues, it’s immensely flattering - the front and back necklines are just the perfect V - and it’s endlessly customisable.

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