Turn your bodice sloper into a perfectly customized tailored jacket pattern and discover highly sought-after techniques for drafting a classic design.
Discover how to make a jacket pattern that’s ready to cut and sew. Begin by transforming a bodice sloper you already have into a custom jacket sloper by adding ease in all the right places and learn how to true the pieces so they’ll sew together perfectly. Use your jacket sloper to design a tailored jacket pattern and create essential front pieces with an upper and undercollar, flattering princess seams and tips for pocket placement. Finish your pattern by drafting a two-piece sleeve, truing the inner and outer sleeve pieces and creating a sleeve lining.