Created by: Pohutukawa
Project

Completed Jacket

What are you most proud of? The fit is good, although for the next one I will lengthen the jacket. The great techniques and the topstitching - huh and the welt!!! What advice would you give someone starting this project? Wonderful course and tutor, just give it a go and follow the instructions. Janet has such an easy teaching style - you will learn heaps.

You Can Make This

Pohutukawa made Completed Jacket with:

Sew Better, Sew Faster: Garment Industry Secrets

Online Class

Sew Better, Sew Faster: Garment Industry Secrets

with Janet Pray

  • Material from my stash - a denim type
  • but lighter weight
  • purple on one side

Project Description

What are you most proud of? The fit is good, although for the next one I will lengthen the jacket. The great techniques and the topstitching - huh and the welt!!! What advice would you give someone starting this project? Wonderful course and tutor, just give it a go and follow the instructions. Janet has such an easy teaching style - you will learn heaps.

Q&A with Pohutukawa

Sewing 4home asked:
Great sewing love it!
Pohutukawa answered:
Thanks, when are you starting yours! It's winter here lots of sewing time!!
shazdove asked:
Love your jacket, cant wait till my pattern comes. I agree, great course and tutor
Pohutukawa answered:
Thanks, has your pattern arrived in Aus yet?
TanjaH asked:
Your jacket looks great! Well done.
Pohutukawa answered:
Thanks, I learned lots!
Pat Mitchell asked:
Kudos! My pattern just arrived, am itching to start.
Pohutukawa answered:
Oh great, it is a good learning experience - cant wait to see your finished jacket Pat.
Pat Mitchell asked:
Did you use the rubber mallet to install the buttons?
Pohutukawa answered:
Hi, I used an ordinary hammer and went outside where the was a convenient wooden seat to whack the m!

Skill Level

Advanced