GENESIS PLUS-TAUPE ORIENTAL SWEATSHIRT BASE JACKET

GALLERY: GENESIS PLUS - TAUPE ORIENTAL SWEATSHIRT BASE JACKET, PAGE 1


These additional directions will teach the following techniques/skills.  Combine them with the BASIC DIRECTIONS as taught in 
Section 1:  General Directions & Grape Sweatshirt Base Jacket 
  • How to design using a LARGE print
  • Tweaking the Front width with Band placement 
  • Hidden Hemline Pocket
  • Hem Facing


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Taupe Oriental jacket 
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Starting collection. 

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Filtering...


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Assessing the circumference with addition of Front Bands. 

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Establish exact new front Band seam line. 

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Cut off excess at center front.


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Use first cut off portion as a template to cut identical off the other Front. 

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Right Front yoke is an important design area on which to focus...

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BREATH and make a first cut. 


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More design play...auditioning trim ideas. 

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Front pocket creation.  

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Consult printed booklet. 


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Binding at top of pocket...all done. 

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Design work continues. 

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Keep standing back to assess the progress. 



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Every idea...need not be executed! 

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Complete the Back yoke. 

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Utilizing the selvage as trim. 



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Budget limited 'trim' around the garment. 

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Stitching to 'quilt' fabric to sweatshirt base. 

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Left Front getting finished. 


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Free motion quilting is perfect for much of the 'quilting'. 

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Checking alignment of lowermost edges of yokes at center fronts. 

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Finished right Front. 


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Safety pins mark bust points for lady-like design, but remember to take them out before covering with fabric... 

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Left yoke.  Pieced, but tat's OK.  

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Stitching vertical sides of pocket back. 


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Pocket added to left Front. 

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Finished left Front. 

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Back yoke finished.  


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Face the hemline to take up just 1/4" of available hem. 







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