Chie- jacket making tutorial
Sorry I cannot use my camera to record this. It would be a lot simpler but sadly my camera has decided to go to camera heaven.
Making this jacket was fairly easy and took me just the weekend to make. I needed something to do while I was listening to lectures for class lol.
First just let me say that the pattern I am showing was drafted by me. I have a basic jacket pattern that I cut up, added seam allowance, decided between side panels, ect.. That is why it looks all marked up lol. A pattern I would recommend to use for this is Butterick B5400. The jacket that is in blue is a good because it has the collar. I am pretty sure the fabric for the Jacket I used is a Gabardine. I went for something that had a bit of stretch in it because Chie's jacket is a bit tight fitting.
The front - Is pretty self explanatory. I did curve in the si