When the weather is gray and all the colorful leaves have disappeared, it’s time to break out the bold colors for winter.
This is not just about a coat, but about seeing the “bones” of a pattern and using what you have in a different way. Yep, you already have the pattern…it’s the felt coat from two weeks ago!
With a bit of ingenuity and totally different construction method, it turned into this puffy winter jacket:
Hat/boot info and a picture tutorial to adapt the felt coat pattern to make this is here
In pursuit of perfect piping, I’m taking next week off from blogging so I can focus on a project that’s been causing me more grief than I would have anticipated. Then Little Darling will be doing some traveling to bring us a really fun set of posts full of sewing and crafting on a theme that should last us all the way to the New Year!