WHAT’S DOING VOL. 37

It’s outerwear week in the sewing blogosphere! Check out all this jackety goodness.

ADMIRE

Cascade coats galore! Loved Suzy Bee’s graphic version and By Gum By Golly’s tweed number.

A very cool cocoon coat over on Made by Meg.

A riot of colour in this Bimble & Pimble kimono jacket.

Sallie’s tricked out and nautical Minoru is calling to me.

These jacket progress posts from The Japanese Pattern Challenge aka Mainely Dad are like little eyeball presents.

DIY

I find this “exploding zero” tshirt on the Alabama Chanin blog incredibly appealing.

WATCH

If you don’t love Tim Gunn even more after reading this interview on Cassie Stephens’ blog I really don’t know what to tell you.

While She Naps posted a link to this animation that explains how a sewing machine actually sews a stitch and I finally wrapped my brain around it. Only took 5 years.

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Hi! I'm Heather Lou, a pattern designer and sewing educator for the modern maker. At Closet Case Patterns, we transform your imagination into step-by-step implementation that helps you create a wardrobe you love - not one you're limited to buying off the rack.

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