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Hoodie Tunic Hack #2

Name Hoodie Tunic Hack #2
Status finished
Happiness
Started Feb 12, 2021
Completed Feb 13, 2021
Progress 100 %
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Notes I loved my first version so much, I immediately planned this one, and used the Dot Organic Digital Print Sweat in a lovely mustard colour.

For this make, I made the following modifications:

*Stabilised the pocket opening.
*Moved pocket up 1" and shortened pocket lining by same amount
*3/4” forward thrusting shoulder adjustment which adds that much to the back pattern piece while removing same from front pieces at the shoulders. This is because shoulder seams on garments shift towards my back.
*Closed up the neckline a bit more.
*Black cotton jersey for pocket lining to reduce bulk.
*Since I didn't want to replicate my first one, I made bishop sleeves with suble gathered sleeve head by raising the shoulder pattern near the top by 2". Found the tutorial for the sleeve head on byhandlondon.com

Still a tard longer than I wanted (forgot to shorten pattern piece, butI’m almost certain that will be remedied in a washing machine accident in the hands of my son.

I would have loved to make the neck band from the fabric, but I just couldn't get it to lay right (tried 3 times)

Really love this pattern, and would happily wear it out.

Users Comments

  • Pfaff262

    It is very nice and super sewed.

  • Ирина Чуйкова

    Отличная работа и прекрасно подобранный цвет.!

  • Tonya

    Thank you, sewgirl. The pocket construction is really cool.

  • Tonya

    Thank you Anne-Marie, Newenka

  • sewgirl

    Hello Tonya, your workmanship on this dress is just beautiful! Looks really nice on you...I love the design of the front pockets. Will be adding this pattern to my wishlist

  • Anne-Marie Dionne

    Here is another beautiful version of this pattern. The style and the colour are so great on you!

  • Newenka

    I love this dress and it looks good on you.

  • Tonya

    Thank you, ladies.

    It's a really good pattern with tons of hacking possibilities. You should give it a try, Jane.

  • désirée boutault

    C 'est un tres joli modele qui vous va à ravir et qui rend le modele moins sporswear
    bravo

  • Guta

    You look really good in this dress. Beautiful fabric .