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The JamCat Fleece Project – Designing the Gusset for the Sleeve

Hi Again!  Welcome back for part 5 of this Fleece Jacket project! How many parts will there be you ask?  Well, in case you are new here, when I’m blogging a new project, I blog as I sew  and I try to blog the project in a tutorial kind of way so if ever I… Continue reading The JamCat Fleece Project – Designing the Gusset for the Sleeve

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The JamCat Fleece Project – Installing the Lower Front Zipper

Hi Friends, me again… So picking up where I left off yesterday I’m now ready to install the zipper in the Lower Front. The first thing I need to do is mark with chalk the location of the zipper on the right side of the Lower Front fleece. I just drew a line from the… Continue reading The JamCat Fleece Project – Installing the Lower Front Zipper

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The JamCat Fleece Project – Drafting the New Lower Front with Zippered Pockets

I have finished tracing off the pattern pieces and am now ready to re-draft the Lower Front.  This is an easy fix to get what I want.  So are you ready to follow along? Once again, here is my inspiration, the Denali Fleece from The North Face: Design notes: the Denali Fleece front side pockets… Continue reading The JamCat Fleece Project – Drafting the New Lower Front with Zippered Pockets

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The Next Project – The JamCat (North Face Denali Interpretation) Fleece Jacket

Hi Everyone! Happy 2012!  I had a lovely vacation and am back home and have taken a few days to ponder what my next project is going to be.  Since it is still fairly chilly out I thought this first project of the year might be a fun adventure to sew a fleece jacket!  Whoo… Continue reading The Next Project – The JamCat (North Face Denali Interpretation) Fleece Jacket