This fashionable casual jacket is a great wardrobe staple. It features a woven body with front and back yokes, a knit hood and knit sleeves. It includes multiple options making the jacket perfect for boys or girls.
This versatile pattern has many variations including: front pocket flaps, front patch pockets, elastic gathered back, straight back hem, curved back hem, hood drawstrings, two zipper installations and a hook and loop application.
This PDF sewing pattern is designed to fit 18" dolls such as American Girl®.
Recommended Fabrics:Body: Lightweight denim, heavier quilting cotton, lightweight twill, baby fine wale corduroy, flannel or corduroy. Avoid fabric with a lot of stretch. Hood and Sleeves: Medium weight sweatshirt, french terry, sturdy t-shirt knits, medium sweater knits or ponte. Avoid overly stretchy or light-weight knits. Ribbing: Ribbing, ponte or medium t-shirt knit with moderate stretch. Fabric Tips: Up-cycling a sweatshirt will provide ribbing and sweatshirt fleece. Also well loved pair of khaki pants will give you the broken in look of a traditional utility jacket. Zipper Notes: Zippers can be difficult to find. The jacket can be made with a 5” or longer zipper and can be made of metal or nylon. There are two zipper installations for using a variety of zipper sizes. . .
-⅛ yard of denim or twill
-¼ yard sweatshirt fleece
-9” x 1 ¾” of ribbing (see suggested fabrics)
-5” or longer separating zipper or 6” of 1” wide hook and loop fastener
-6 ½” of ¼” or ⅜” elastic (optional)
-18” cording (optional)
-2 x ¼” buttons (optional)
-Small scrap of light-weight fusible interfacing
Skill Level: Intermediate
What You Get: One 56 page sewing pattern that you digitally download as a PDF file so you can start your project immediately! The PDF sewing pattern provides full color step-by-step illustrated instructions. A PDF reader is required to view and print the files (example: Adobe Reader or Preview for MAC). The download link is received immediately after the transaction is complete. Print copies are NOT available.
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YES! This is my new favorite pattern. It works up so well for guys and girls! I was afraid of hoods and this pattern showed me how easy they are. I like that there are so many options available. I made one with the casing and one without and I don't know which I like more! Clear pictures and instructions as always. Thank you QTπ!
I always love using QTπ Doll Clothing patterns. Instructions are easy to follow, lots of great tips and techniques and the fit is dependable and fabulous. Thanks for another great design!
I'm a huge fan of QTπ Doll Clothing patterns, but this is by far my #1 favorite. I love all the options available, and once again although it looks difficult it's super easy to put together. I already made 3 of them and have 9 more cut and ready to stitch up. Great Job QTπ Doll Clothing, this one is a winner!