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Ingrid is a semi-fitted shirt jacket with a straight silhouette. The front features a collar with collar stand, and patch pockets with pointed flaps that fasten with a button and buttonhole. Ingrid has a single-breasted button placket and its bust darts have been transferred to the side seams. The back features a yoke and a decorative button tab. Ingrid has a drop shoulder and shirt style two-piece sleeves embellished with a tab at the hem, which fastens with a button and buttonhole. The jacket’s shirttail hem is finished with a facing, and decorative topstitching accentuates the pocket flaps, sleeve tabs, back yoke tab, button plackets, hem, and collar. Ingrid is neatly finished with a lining and is mid-thigh length.
Model Sofia: Height 172 cm (5’8”), Bust 84 cm (33 1/8”), Waist 64 cm (25 1/4”), Hips 90 cm (35 3/8”). Sofia is wearing size 36 in height 3.
To sew this jacket, choose woven coating fabrics with the following properties:
- medium to heavy weight, structured;
- the fiber content can include natural fibers (wool), artificial (viscose, acrylic), blends (wool + polyester, wool + acrylic, wool + viscose), and synthetic (polyester, polyester + acrylic);
- the following fabrics are recommended: wool coating, cashmere, tweed, Melton wool.
Attention! We do not recommend stretchy or lightweight materials.
For the lining, we recommend artificial fibers (viscose), blends (viscose + elastane, viscose + polyester), or synthetic fibers (polyester, polyester + elastane).
The jacket on the photo is made with wool coating. This material is heavy weight and structured. The fiber content is 100% wool. The lining is 100% viscose.
1. Main fabric, 140cm wide, layout in two parts, in meters:
2. Lining fabric, 140cm wide, in meters:
Important!When purchasing fabric, please account for shrinkage and buy 5% more than required.
3. Woven fusible interfacing, 140cm wide, in meters:
4. 11 buttons 2-2.2cm in diameter
5. Matching thread, 1 spools
6. Matching topstitching thread, 1 spool (optional)
- Sewing machine for construction;
- Overlocker for finishing raw edges. May be replaced with a stretch overlock stitch or a zigzag stitch on the sewing machine (overlock or zigzag stitch width 2-3mm, stitch length 2.5mm);
- Buttonhole foot for your sewing machine.
Ease measurement, cm
Upper arm ease
Back length, cm
Sleeve length including shoulder width, cm
Once the order is paid, within 1 minute you will receive an email with the details of the order and a link to your personal account, where the following will be available for download:
1. the pdf pattern in your chosen size, in the following formats: Letter, A4, A0 and plotter format. The size of the plotter format is indicated in the name of the document. You will need a plotter printer that can print at least 900mm width. Note that for height categories 3 and 4, the plotter pattern comes on 2 pages.
2. Detailed instructions which include cutting layouts, construction steps accompanied by photos, as well as instructions on how to work with Vikisews patterns (printing, taping, adjusting, sewing terminology).
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