The Classic Coat PDF sewing pattern is designed for a wool or wool blend coat fabric. The pattern has both chest and shoulder darts and a feminine round lapel and collar. The coat is fully lined, and is designed with options for patch or welt pockets. The two piece sleeve adds to the classic look and comfortable fit. The length is midt thigh.
The fit is comfortable with a chest dart and shaped seam center back.
Skill level 4/4
Sewing a wool coat requires an advanced set of sewing skills. You will both need to work a lot with your iron, and be comfortable sewing a little by hand. In addition you need a good quality of interfacing, that works great with your chosen fabric.The instructions are fully illustrated, and explained step by step.
Fabric and notions
The pattern is designed for a medium to heavyweight woven wool or wool blend fabric. Choose an interfacing appropriate to the weight and composition of the fabric. Choose a nice slippery satin lining.
- Patch or welt pockets
- Fully lined garment
- Collar and lapel
- Two piece sleeves
- Professional techniques for bagging the garment with the lining
- Pleated lining for comfort
- Trimless pages
- Body and Garment measurements in both imperial and metric increments.
- Fully illustrated instructions. Some steps are illustrated with pictures
The pattern includes seam allowance. 3/8" / 1 cm general allowance. 1,5" / 4 cm hem.
The first page of the pattern includes a square measuring 2” x 2” / 5cm x 5cm to ensure that the scaling of your printer is correct. The pattern features the Layers option to allow you to print just the size(s) you need. The pattern can be printed in format Letter or A4. The pattern must be printed via Adobe Acrobat reader. Download it here for free.
SizingThe pattern includes a more detailed measurement chart
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