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

Forum > Beginner's Forum > Can I line this fleece jacket? (Simplicity 4032) ( Moderated by EleanorSews)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Can I line this fleece jacket? (Simplicity 4032)
What fabric(s) could I use?
Pamlyn
Pamlyn  Friend of PR
Beginner
IL USA
Member since 8/12/11
Posts: 61
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 12/14/12 11:46 PM

Simplicity

I would like to line this jacket to make it look nicer, but I am uncertain how to do it. I am a complete beginner with garments. Do I need to use a knit fabric since fleece has some stretch?

Thank you!

PattyE
starstarstar
PattyE  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Member since 9/7/10
Posts: 1557
Send Message

      



Date: 12/15/12 10:48 AM

I made a ponte knit front-zip jacket recently and lined it with a meshy fabric (the kind you would find in swim trunks). I treated both layers as one for construction.

TamNearPDX
TamNearPDX
Advanced Beginner
WA USA
Member since 1/16/08
Posts: 211
Send Message

      



Date: 12/15/12 11:47 AM

Is there a similar pattern for a lined jacket so you can have the instructions for lining handy?

chelsy21

chelsy21  Friend of PR
Intermediate
MO USA
Member since 9/2/03
Posts: 457
Send Message

      



Date: 12/15/12 12:36 PM

What a cute pattern

Pamela R
star
Pamela R  Friend of PR
Expert/Couture
ON CANADA
Member since 6/22/07
Posts: 604
Send Message

      



Date: 12/15/12 12:46 PM

I would definitly use a stretchy lining. I have used tricot in the past, but there are even some stretch woven linings, that I saw in Fabricland, but I have not used them.
Nice pattern.
Enjoy
Pam

Pamlyn
Pamlyn  Friend of PR
Beginner
IL USA
Member since 8/12/11
Posts: 61
Send Message

      



Date: 12/16/12 9:06 PM

PattyE, I like this idea! It would be easiest since I could treat it as one layer. ha!

TamNearPDX, good suggestion!

Thanks chelsy21!

Pamela R, never thought of using Tricot. I like this suggestion too. I haven't worked with it before, so that would be a new experience, I like that idea.

Thank you for the ideas ladies.

clr56
clr56
Advanced Beginner
OH USA
Member since 9/12/07
Posts: 131
Send Message

      



Date: 12/21/12 10:56 PM

I lined a less structured fleece jacket with a knit fabric. I stitched it to the fleece, sort of quilted them together. Given that your pattern is a more fitted one, I would go with a lighter knit fabric. My jacket turned out heavier with what I did. I made mine to wear to baseball games, and needed the extra warmth.

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. Beginner's Forum >> Can I line this fleece jacket? (Simplicity 4032)

Merchants on PR

Patterns from the Past


vintage sewing patterns
Deals!

Reconstructing History


Reconstructing History
Web site

Elliott Berman Textiles


Fabrics for Greater Ideas
Deals!

Gwyn Hug


Fabric Shopping Help!
Deals!

Lanetzliving Vintage Sewing Patterns


Vintage Sewing Patterns
Deals!

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Blueprints to Blue Jeans
Blueprints to Blue Jeans

Register

Break your Serger Out of the Box
Break your Serger Out of the Box

Register

Vogue Patterns 1118

photo
by: ssssdeb

Review
Sew Liberated Myla Tank Pattern

Sew Liberated Myla Tank Pattern

Buy Now
Sewing Workshop Tamari Apron Pattern

Sewing Workshop Tamari Apron Pattern

Buy Now

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

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.