SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Patterns and Notions > Fleece Baby Jacket ( Moderated by Sharon1952)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Fleece Baby Jacket
looking to make a jacket for my goddaughter
CaraSkates
star
CaraSkates
USA
Member since 8/25/05
Posts: 94
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      



Date: 10/6/12 12:09 PM

I'd love to make a version of this jacket -Widgeon Baby Jacket - for my goddaughter (almost 5 months) for this winter. Does anyone have suggestions on a pattern to start with or for drafting my own? I have a fair amount of pattern drafting experience and almost never use a pattern as is so I'm very comfortable altering...I guess my concern is getting the size right. She will probably be wearing RTW 9-12months by winter. All of my size experience is with older kids! This is my first baby to sew for and I'm so excited - just want to make it fit well.

Rhoda K
star
Rhoda K  Friend of PR
Alabama USA
Member since 8/22/05
Posts: 2277
Skill: Intermediate
Body Type:
Send Message

      



Date: 10/6/12 12:36 PM

This might get you started since there's a hood and you could alter the front. Good luck.

gramma b
star
gramma b
USA
Member since 7/25/08
Posts: 3368
Send Message

      



Date: 10/6/12 6:00 PM

smalldreamfactory.blogspot.com
has a cute hooded one free!

More online too if you just Google "free baby jacket sewing patterns."
Be careful, once you sew for kiddies, you can't stop, with so many cute fabrics out now.

Courtney Ostaff
Courtney Ostaff
West Virginia USA
Member since 11/23/10
Posts: 664
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      



Date: 10/6/12 9:52 PM

Yes! The Oliver + S Firefly jacket matches perfectly! It would do very well as a single layer in fleece, with a velcro closure!

Deepika
starstarstarstar
Deepika  Friend of PR
Founder
Massachusetts USA
Member since 11/28/01
Posts: 12607
Skill: Intermediate
Body Type:

online now
Send Message

      



In reply to CaraSkates <<


Date: 10/7/12 9:16 AM

I made this a while ago. Ottobre pattern. The pointed hood is very similar to your inspiration jacket.

------
- Deepika
Founder, PatternReview.com
Blog: http://www.deepikablogs.com

CaraSkates
star
CaraSkates
USA
Member since 8/25/05
Posts: 94
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 10/7/12 2:52 PM

Thanks for all the suggestionsIs it bad that I want to buy all of them???I have a long time love for Kwik Sew but I've always wanted to try Ottobre....

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. Patterns and Notions >> Fleece Baby Jacket

Merchants on PR

Fitz Like a Glove Ironing Board Cover


Made In Australia
Deals!

Patterns from the Past


vintage sewing patterns
Deals!

O! Jolly! Shop


Sweater knit fabrics
Deals!

Nature's Fabrics


Natural & Organic Fabrics
Web site

Elliott Berman Textiles


Fabrics for Greater Ideas
Deals!

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Serging Ahead with your 5 Thread Serger
Serging Ahead with your 5 Thread Serger

Class Details

Online Class
Break your Serger Out of the Box
Break your Serger Out of the Box

Class Details

Kwik Sew 3343

photo
by: FreyaStark

Review
McCall's 6678

photo
by: penelopey4

Review
Sewing Workshop Equinox Jacket Pattern

Sewing Workshop Equinox Jacket Pattern

Pattern Details
Beginner Sewing Lab 102 - A downloadable Book by Shannon Gifford

Beginner Sewing Lab 102  - A downloadable Book by Shannon Gifford

Pattern Details

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2015 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.