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Wardrobe Essentials: The Bomber Jacket - Pat - South 4



Bomber jackets won’t ever go out of style. It’s a classic staple in your wardrobe! Techniques include knit ribbing at the neckline, cuffs, and hemline, as well as an exposed center front zipper, welt pockets, and topstitching all over will be covered. Pick a silk or a fun print for the lining—because this bomber is fully lined! Other skills included are sleeves, and fastest method for insert a jacket lining.

Supply List:


  • Sewing machine in good working order (you must know how to use your machine)

  • All-purpose cotton or polyester sewing thread

  • size 14 sewing machine needle

  • regular zipper foot

  • point turner

  • 3/4 yards (.7 meters) of lightweight fusible interfacing* ie. Presto Sheer brand from Central

  • one separating zipper 22" (56 cm) or 24" (61 cm)- need to measure center front to get length you want or child’s length.

  • Medium to heavy weight woven fabrics such as canvas, denim, twill, duck cloth, corduroy, linen blends, Preshrink if plan to launder fabric..

  • Medium to heavyweight ribbing that is at least 5 1/4" (13.5 cm) wide with 50% stretch. Look for ribbing with spandex or lycra for best recovery. DO NOT PRESHRINK.

  • LINING FABRIC: Light to medium weight lining fabrics such as cotton sateen, cotton flannel, silk habotai, rayon bemberg, acetate lining, or polyester lining.

  • Scissors, pins, tape measure, sew thru pressing cloth, fabric marker, pen, notepaper, wash a way Wonder Tape*

  • Pattern – Mccalls 7637 view A or Burda 123, issue 10/15; Child -McCalls 7619.

  • At home, cut out your pattern size; make all pattern adjustments. Suggest making a trial garment first. Then cut out main fabric and lining pieces. DO NOT cut Ribbing. Any question call/text Pat 780-298-6737.

Skill Level:
intermediate
Instructor Name:
Pat Doerksen

Wardrobe Essentials: The Bomber Jacket - Pat - South 4

Cost:
$ 90.00
Thu, Apr 6, 2023 at 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Thu, Apr 13, 2023 at 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
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