Jackie Coat Sewalong Round up of Posts and Wrap Up

The sew-along is hosted by myself and Maria. This post a list of all the posts for the sew-along.

Blog Posts

Announcing the Jackie Coat Sewalong

My Jackie Coat Variation Ideas

1.PREPPING FOR SEWING THE JACKIE COAT

Janelle – Choosing and prewashing fabric and lining.

Janelle – Choosing and washing interfacing. 

Janelle – Recommended Interfacing for Jackie Coat

Lena/Iconic Patterns – Pattern Hack! Patch Pockets 

Janelle – Pattern Hack! Lengthening the Sleeves*

Janelle – Pattern Hack! Lengthening the Coat*

Janelle – Changing to centre front opening and adjusting collar points

Janelle – Matching interfacing to your fabric.*Make sure you read these posts along with the post about Proportions

Maria – Printing your pattern.

Maria – Does Size Matter?

Maria – Proportions

2. GETTING STARTED

Maria – If you need a roll shoulder/forward shoulder adjustment

Janelle – Cutting out the pattern, fusing interfacing

3. DOING THE TRICKY STUFF

Janelle – Bound buttonholes.

Maria – Welt pockets.

4. SEWING THE JACKET TOGETHER

Janelle -Sleeves and assembling your jacket

Janelle – Buttonhole Facings

Maria – Collar, Facings and Lining

5. LINING

Janelle – Doing the Lining. (Bagging the lining) and hem

6. FINISHING

Janelle – Buttons and some tips about buttons on coats

7. OUR FINISHED COATS!

Maria – Vibrant Winter Warmth

jackie-hair-done

Janelle – Classic Jackie

jackie buttoned full

8. LINK UP POST – YOUR COATS

Linky party to enter your make for super prizes – closes 31 October 2014.

Sew-along Badge

If you made a Jackie coat for this sew-along, grab your badge below

Thank you to everyone who participated, I learnt a lot and really love my new coat.

Note: This post was edited in 2019 to provide a proper list of posts, and also edited text for clarity and relevance.