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London Print Jacket Express

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Casual
Catherine Goetz on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? Cotton Linen Print from Echino. Blue topstitching thread. Orange buttons from my stash.

Catherine Goetz on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? Matching the print at the front of the jacket.

Catherine Goetz on craftsy.com

What advice would you give someone starting this project? When working with a large print be sure to purchase extra fabric for matching.

Catherine Goetz on craftsy.com

Love It!!

02/11/2014 Flag

I didn't want to cut up the print too much so I eliminated the two side back seams, one seam on each sleeve and the two lower front seams. I topstitched double lines to mimic the flat felled seams. I also cut all the yokes on the bias so matching would not be an issue.

02/11/2014 Flag