Get Threads magazine!

Subscribe Renew Give a Gift

tag: Jacket

showing 1 - 20 of 66 posts
 1 2 3 Next >  Last
Sort By:

Subscribe to RSS feed
Embellished jacket

Embellished jacket

2 comments

The moment I saw the cover of Threads March 2014 issue I wanted to try the ribbon weaving technique by Gail Yellen.  I used a linen blend fabric from my stash that made it easy to remove strings and...

view details view details
Butterfly Jacket

Butterfly Jacket

Vogue design spring jacket with zip front , side pockets and finished seams. Embroidered front and back with butterflies.

view details view details
Pink and black velvet jacket

Pink and black velvet jacket

2 comments

This is a jacket I made for my daughter. She liked the last jacket I made (queen of hearts jacket) and so she wanted one like it but in a different color. She lives away and we are the same size...

view details view details
My version of Samanthas Jacket

My version of Samantha's Jacket

1 comment

I make a number of Peggy's patterns. This has been one of my favorite. The zippers can be a little scary but if you read the instructions carefully not too difficult. I know a number of my family...

view details view details
Queen of hearts jacket for February

Queen of hearts jacket for February

3 comments

I decided to design and illustrate my jacket and then try to replicate my illustration. I think I did alright for my first attempt. I wish I had used a different fabric but none the less I love my...

view details view details
French Jacket - quilted jacket Vogue 8804

French Jacket - quilted jacket Vogue 8804

French Jacket - quilted jacket Vogue 8804. Jachet is made of wool/cotton bland using couture techniques typical for French jacket. Check for more details my...

view details view details
Silk Matalesse and Leather Jacket

Silk Matalesse and Leather Jacket

4 comments

I took the Susan Khalje couture workshop in Baltimore and wanted to challenge myself to make something I had not tried before – outwear. Inspired by a gift of amazing silk matalesse fabric, I...

view details view details
Vintage 1950 Black Jacket

Vintage 1950 Black Jacket

It is a Vintage 1950 Vogue Jacket based oin the pattern V2934. It was one of my first pattern of vintage garment I have bought. I love the shape of this jacket and recently one of the bloggster...

view details view details
Crinkled  Taffeta Jacket for Fall

Crinkled Taffeta Jacket for Fall

5 comments

I needed a fall jacket, something lightweight but lined before the need for heavy winter clothing set in. Simplicity 2153, an anorak style jacket, was made from crinkled crosswoven polyester with a...

view details view details
Fall Floral Plaid Peplum Jacket

Fall Floral Plaid Peplum Jacket

2 comments

Pattern McCall's 5980 (out of print) My on trend peplum jacket is semi-fitted with notched collar; the bodice has princess seams that join to angled side front pockets on the peplum. The sleeves are...

view details view details
STYLISH NOWADAYS WOMAN

STYLISH NOWADAYS WOMAN

These two projects are my creations, designed and sewn by myself. The embroidery on the dress is my work too, also designed by me, and I used polyester thread and colored crystals.. The vintage...

view details view details
Tan Lace Jacket

Tan Lace Jacket

This lace jacket is made from McCall's #4658. It sewed up fast. I like how it looks worn  with white.

view details view details
Dark Blue Jacket

Dark Blue Jacket

1 comment

Dark Blue Jacket based on Vogue pattern V8161 (OOP) with my adjustments and I have made the full lined version.  http://wp.me/p2yS5n-By

view details view details
Barn Jacket

Barn Jacket

My latest project.  This was inspired by the LlBean Barn Coat.  I kept looking in the catalog and saying I want to make one.   It is made out of bull denim and lined with a cotton batik that I...

view details view details
The Life of a Garment, in Honor of Buck Hill

The Life of a Garment, in Honor of Buck Hill

8 comments

In 2011, my partner Michael and I were visiting with his sister Sue and her husband Buck, and the topic of conversation was Buck's old jacket that he kept wearing even though Sue believed it to be...

view details view details
Boys Jacket

Boys Jacket

A hoodie I made for my little brother this Christmas, using a pdf pattern from Heidi & Finn's etsy shop. It's fully lined with stretch jersey, and super warm. For a quick review of the pattern, feel...

view details view details
My Projects

My Projects

6 comments

Winter Jacket/Coat based on pattern Butterick 5424

view details view details
The Pink Horsie Jacket!

The Pink Horsie Jacket!

19 comments

This is a treasure I found while visiting Toronto.

view details view details
Satin Jean Jacket

Satin Jean Jacket

This polyester satin made up nicely into this jacket.  It is unlined but I did use a linen for the facings and inside collar band.  

view details view details
The Louisa Coat

The Louisa Coat

2 comments

This coat is made from a heavily interfaced, vintage double knit that I found in the thrift store a few years ago. I made it using a self-drafted pattern. I started naming my self-drafted patterns...

view details view details

showing 1 - 20 of 66 posts
 1 2 3 Next >  Last