Amy Butler Rain Jacket
InstructionsMeasure. measure , measure. I am not impressed with her patterns. I use measurement appropriate sizing on 3 jackets and everyone was too tight. Also the back of the sleeve is cut shorter than the the front which is backwards to me. I did e-mail my thought to Amy Butler web-site and was told this is a fitted rain jacket (even though the picture is not fitted looking) But in the end with ...
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Type of item: Clothing
Style: Funky, Cute, Outdoorsy
Vinyl coated fabric, Lining fabric and buttons
What was your inspiration?
Granddaughters need rain jackets.
What are you most proud of?
They like them
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
You will be able to find this pattern in quilting stores, but I don't think it is available on her web-site anymore. You want to look the pattern over very good and compare it with other patterns that fit as the sleeves are very fitted. I guess I cannot imagine why there is a need for a "fitted" rain jacket. Slim sleeves just don't make sense to me. I used expensive fabric so ended up adding strips under the arm and down the side of the jacket to make them large enough.