Sewing Patterns, Pattern Review, Sewing Classes, Sewing Machines and Sewing Machine Reviews!
Platinum Sponsor: Stylish Fabric
Over 20,000 of high quality reorderable fabric

[SIGNUP - FREE Membership & 1 FREE Sewing Lesson ]
[Sewing Classes|Shopping Bag Your Shopping Bag|Login|Help]
Sewing Review and Pattern Reviews Sewing Knowledge Base Sewing Patterns Sewing Classes & Sewing Lessons Sewing Machine & Embroidery Machinery Sewing Message Boards Sewing merchants Blog Help/FAQ About Pattern Review
Enter your e-mail address:




Advanced Search
Tags
New to PR?
Sewing Machines
Compare Sewing Machines
Sewing Machine & Serger Reviews
Embroidery Machines
Sewing Reviews
Sewing Patterns
Review Gallery
Sewing Books
Sewing Supplies
Sewing Websites
Sewing Stores
Sewing Class Reviews
Sewing Expo Reviews
Sewing Tips & Techniques
Sewing Podcasts
NEW!Fabric Glossary
Sewing Review Requests Add a Review Request
Your Account
Edit Profile
My Page
Favorites
Wish List
Pattern Catalog
Notifications
Friends of PR
Join Friends of PR
Find a member
Deal Corner
Photo Album
Calendar
Chat Room
Chat Schedule
Chat Transcripts
Sewing Classifieds
Add a Classified
Sewing Contests
enter contest
contest report
contest gallery
Favorite Links
reviews with comments
merchant gallery
article archive
newsletter archive
Craft Resources
contact info
shipping rates
returns & refunds
testimonials

Platinum Sponsor - Stylish Fabric
Stylish Fabric
You are not logged in. Login here.



Message Board > Contest Discussions > Lined Jacket Contest Official Thread ( Moderated by JEF)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Lined Jacket Contest Official Thread
March 1 through April 30, 2011
Therisa
starstar
Therisa
Advanced
MI USA
Member since 4/1/07
Posts: 936
Login to reply to this post

Date: 2/21/11 11:26 PM

Lined Jacket Contest
March 1 through April 30, 2011

The object of this contest is to create a lined jacket. The jacket must be wearable by a person, and must be lined, with out exposed interior seams. The jacket must have sewn on sleeves.

In your review, pictures of both the inside and outside of the garment must be included. Details on the method you used for creating the jacket will be useful to those voting.

Definition:
A jacket is a garment meant to be worn over another top. It has sewn-in sleeves and may any length from cropped (midriff) to full length (typically worn as a coat at that length). Being lined means at least 2 layers of fabric and no exposed seams. Bound or otherwise finished but exposed seam allowances do not qualify as lined for this contest. Small exposed but finished sections as a result of the lining technique are acceptable.

Clarifications:
- Reversible jackets do not count as lined for this contest.
- Cloaks and capes are not jackets.
- Sleeves may be set-in, raglan, or dropped, but may not be cut-on (dolman or kimono).
- Any type of fasteners for the jacket opening can be used (buttons, zippers, frogs, hook and eye, ties) but are not required.
- Lining may be stitched down to the hem as is typical of a tailored jacket, or may be left loose as is typical of a tailored coat.
- Jacket does not need to be tailored in style. It just needs to be lined.

There will be a 1st place winner determined by Pattern Review member vote, and second winner randomly drawn from all qualified entries.

Voting guideline suggestions:
- Does the jacket meet the rules criteria (lined jacket)
- Does the review include sufficient information to judge the construction of the jacket?
- Does the construction of the jacket match the declared skill level of the entrant?
- Is the lining fabric appropriate relative to the fashion fabric (weight, type)

*Rules that apply to all contests:

1. All reviews must be entered for submission by 11:59 PM Eastern Time on the last day of the contest. Contest dates will be listed for each contest.
2. Unless otherwise stated in the rules, patterns may be drafted, tweaked, and muslined before the contest date, but fabric for the pieces entered may not be laid out or cut till the start date of the contest. Fabric may be pretreated before the contest date.
3. Items intended for sale, or for which you were or will be paid to make, do not qualify for any contest, but items made for charity are welcome!
4. Unless otherwise stated in the rules, all reviews written for a contest entry must include a picture of the entry.

* Contest Eligibility

1. Any member of Pattern Review, either paying (FoPR) or non-paying, who's been a registered member on the site for 90 days prior to the start of a contest is eligible to enter.
2. Any member of Pattern Review, either paying (FoPR) or non-paying, who's been a registered member on the site for 90 days prior to the end of a contest is eligible to vote in a contest.
3. Any member who's won 1st place in a contest on Pattern Review ended in the previous 4 months is ineligible to win another contest (for that 4 month period).
-- Edited on 2/23/11 7:53 PM --

------
Fabric Purchased in 2011: 37 yards
Fabric Sewn in 2011: 0 yards
Current Contest Moderator: Lined Jacket
Current Contest Participant: Mini Wardrobe

SheBear0320
star
SheBear0320  Friend of PR
Advanced
MB CANADA
Member since 4/8/08
Posts: 3540
Login to reply to this post

Date: 2/22/11 2:13 PM

I noticed in the contest report it shows the end date as April 30th but this thread says April 20th. Which one is it?

I have a plan ... now I just have to find the time.

------
Sheila
"sewing very slowly to fill an empty closet"

2014 Stash Busting Sew-Along:
27.5 yards sewn (as of 04/17/14)
20.125 yards purchased (as of 04/17/14)

Rybe

Rybe
Intermediate
OR USA
Member since 2/18/09
Posts: 336
Login to reply to this post

Date: 2/22/11 3:11 PM

Yay! I've been looking forward to this, I have a bunch of fabric in my living room ready to be sewing up into a jacket for my fiance. The boy needs a new casual jacket! Yaay excited.

Also a question, do coats (lined set-in sleeved coats, of course) count as a jacket? If I have time I may even try and squeeze my coat in there...But that may all be wishful thinking, hah, but it is two months and I HAVE been sewing like a fiend... lately...

AnneM
starstar
AnneM  Friend of PR
Intermediate
MA USA
Member since 7/30/02
Posts: 6998
Login to reply to this post

In reply to SheBear0320


Date: 2/22/11 4:24 PM

Quote: SheBear0320
I noticed in the contest report it shows the end date as April 30th but this thread says April 20th. Which one is it?

Typo on the CC's part. Sorry about that. It's the 30th.

------
With a great wardrobe that's still in the flat-fabric stage.

SheBear0320
star
SheBear0320  Friend of PR
Advanced
MB CANADA
Member since 4/8/08
Posts: 3540
Login to reply to this post

In reply to AnneM


Date: 2/23/11 0:21 AM

Thanks AnneM

I need every day I can squeeze out of this contest if I hope to get mine done.

------
Sheila
"sewing very slowly to fill an empty closet"

2014 Stash Busting Sew-Along:
27.5 yards sewn (as of 04/17/14)
20.125 yards purchased (as of 04/17/14)

dfr2010
star
dfr2010  Friend of PR
Advanced Beginner
FL USA
Member since 3/27/10
Posts: 1779
Login to reply to this post

Date: 2/23/11 1:09 AM

Sewn-in sleeves ... there goes the Tudor doublet idea for me.

------
I don't really make mistakes ... I create "learning opportunities"! Murphy says: The better you match the thread to the fabric, the more likely you will need to rip some stitches out! I spend more quality time with my seamripper than I like ...
Yes, I DO love fabric!!
Happy owner of a band of Brothers: LX-3125, CS-770, CE5500 PRW, a PE-770 emb ... and now Kenmore 158.18032 and 148.12190
Blogging my "learning opportunites" at http://sewingmissadventure.blogspot.com/

squirrellypoo
starstarstarstar
squirrellypoo
Advanced
UNITED KINGDOM
Member since 3/27/05
Posts: 1600
online now
Login to reply to this post

Date: 2/23/11 6:04 AM

Thanks for pointing out in the Mini Wardrobe thread that a jacket can count for both! I've got the cropped jacket from the Spring/Summer MyImage magazine in my wardrobe plan so that will work for both! I already did the crazy, gung-ho couture tailoring thing for my winter coat in January so this one's likely to just be quick and dirty... :)

------
www.fehrtrade.com

Scheryka
star
Scheryka
Intermediate
SC USA
Member since 11/11/08
Posts: 275
Login to reply to this post

Date: 2/23/11 9:59 AM

I need to be here but I'll lurk in the shadows of inspirations for now.

------
And sew forth and sew on...
:D ScheyF ;)
http://www.scheybutta.blogspot.com/

Re Becca
starstar
Re Becca  Friend of PR
Intermediate
TX USA
Member since 9/12/05
Posts: 2173

Going to PR Weekend Austin!
Login to reply to this post

In reply to Scheryka


Date: 2/24/11 2:43 PM

Perfect timing! There are so many jackets out there that I need to make, and a pile of stash to go along with them!

I can start on the muslin now can't I?

I have had a new leather jacket in the back of my mind, but not sure I can get that done in 2 months! I am pretty sure that I can get a nice suit jacket done, and I really want to make a spring version of this jacket. (Aah, I just noticed that my link to the pattern drawing doesn't work, I will have to fix that)

Thank goodness I have a few more days!

What does everyone else have in mind?

------
http://beccabeckstuff.blogspot.com/

Damn the muslin, full speed ahead!

Therisa
starstar
Therisa
Advanced
MI USA
Member since 4/1/07
Posts: 936
Login to reply to this post

Date: 2/24/11 4:50 PM

Feel free to start on the muslin!

------
Fabric Purchased in 2011: 37 yards
Fabric Sewn in 2011: 0 yards
Current Contest Moderator: Lined Jacket
Current Contest Participant: Mini Wardrobe

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Contest Discussions >> Lined Jacket Contest Official Thread

Merchants on PR
Budo Bear Designs
Asian Designs
Web site
Patterns from the Past
vintage sewing patterns
Deals!
Elliott Berman Textiles
Fabrics for Greater Ideas
Deals!
Sewn Square One
Patterns for Your Style.
Web site
Gwyn Hug
Fabric Shopping Help!
Deals!

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.
Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Online Sewing Classes
10 Clever Techniques To Help You Sew Like a Pro
Fee: $49.00
(Regular $49.00)
10 Clever Techniques To Help You Sew Like a Pro

Online Sewing Classes
Beginners Guide to Dyeing Fabrics
Fee: $29.00
(Regular $49.00)
Beginners Guide to Dyeing Fabrics

Burda 7514
photo
Review by divabuddha on 5/10/12
Read Review

New Look 6205 Pattern ( Size 3-4-5-6-7-8 )
New Look 6205 Pattern ( Size 3-4-5-6-7-8 )

Details
Price: $4.49
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Butterick 4319 Pattern( Size SML-MED-LRG-XLG )
Butterick 4319 Pattern( Size SML-MED-LRG-XLG )

Details
Price: $14.95
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Kwik Sew 3334 Misses Jackets
photo
Review by waikikimum on 7/4/11
Read Review

Liesl + Co. Woodland stroll cape Digital Pattern
Liesl + Co. Woodland stroll cape Digital Pattern

Details
Price: $12.95
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Close Case Files Bombshell Swimsuit Digital Pattern (Print at a copy shop)
Close Case Files Bombshell Swimsuit Digital Pattern (Print at a copy shop)

Details
Price: $10.00
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Sew Chic MyrtleWood Dress Pattern (ln7401)
Sew Chic MyrtleWood Dress Pattern (ln7401)

Details
Price: $18.95
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Favorite Things Little Hip Skirts Pattern
Favorite Things Little Hip Skirts Pattern

Details
Price: $14.00
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Subscribe to PR Message Board Feed Subscribe to the PR Message Board Feed Add to My Yahoo! Subscribe at NewsGator Online Subscribe at Bloglines Add to MyMSN