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White Puffer Jacket

After an extended break I’m again with a brand new publish! The final couple of weeks have been a curler coaster. Had an ideal weekend journey in Paris the place I visited the Yves Saint Laurent museum. The solar was shining for 3 days non cease (a uncommon incident for Paris throughout February) I had a tremendous time, lengthy walks alongside the river Seine, attempting out new eating places and so forth. I actually did not wanna depart. Possibly, I used to be anticipating the unhealthy climate in Brussels. The second I received again dwelling, I received sick. Covid hit fairly laborious after having the third booster of vaccine. I needed to relaxation and get again in form, so I allowed myself to have a break from my initiatives and my weblog. I’m so glad that I’m again and motivated once more 🙂

This week I wish to share with you my subsequent Make 9 Problem undertaking, the white puffer jacket. Everyone knows that mid season interval, the climate is sunny however chilly on the similar time. I used to be lacking a light-weight weight jacket in my wardrobe that was actually light-weight however heat on the similar time. I made a decision on this design as a result of I wanted a jacket which may adapt to totally different kinds of outfits simply. It has a refined silhouette but in addition structural components within the bodice. Matte white cloth offers a impartial and informal feeling and pretend fur trims offers an elevated look. By implementing these contrasting components, I might obtain a flexible jacket which I can type for various events: informal, stylish or elegant.

Hold studying for extra particulars 🙂


Leap to totally different sections:


Sample making


Last look


As soon as I made a decision on the silhouette, I began my analysis to seek out some inspiration for the structural components I wished so as to add to the design. As soon as once more I discovered inspiration in Alexander McQueen. Beneath designs are his unique work from Fall 2002, Fall 2003 and Fall 2004 from left to proper. I just like the nip waisted warrior like construction of his designs, nearly like a contemporary armor. I wished to create the identical sturdy impact, I achieved that by separating the bodice sample into symmetrical modules and incorporating among the design components from the beneath items.

Sample Making:

The sample of the jacket is derived from the fundamental coat basis with aspect panels. To realize a snatched silhouette I take out from the waist and added extra quantity to the hips.

As soon as the bottom sample was completed, I added the type strains to create the modules. After that I added the straight seam type strains and I paid further consideration to create an ideal symmetry between the fitting and the left elements of every panel to match the seams completely.

After that I reduce the material and proceed the stitching course of, which was extraordinarily lengthy I’ve to say.


To create the straight type strains I used masing tape and stuck measurements for a exact and harmonious consequence. I adopted the sting of the masking tape on the stitching machine with straight sew. As soon as completed, I eliminated the masking tape fairly simply.

As soon as all modules have been completed, I linked the modules to created the unique panels of the jacket. I linked the panels along with straight sew on the machine. So as to obtain a clear look on the within, I closed all of the interior seams with bias satin binding.

Professional tip: Patterns with aspect panels are good for hiding the pockets. See beneath how I handle to cover the invisible zipper 🙂

The following step was to make the neck piece, for that I added some further padding for a comfortable and cushiony impact. I used gold coloured steel zipper and a clip to create an elevated look. The size of the jacket is doesn’t match to the usual zipper lengths, due to this fact I used a meter zipper and I added custom-made slider and stopper on the finish of the zipper. Lastly, I added some crinoline within the interior a part of the skirt and added white pretend fur trim general on the hemline and wrists.

I used the leftover fur to make a enjoyable belt bag for my telephone that I can connect or detach as I please.

Last Look:

I hope you get pleasure from this undertaking!

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