I’ve made a little more progress on the coat. I still haven’t gotten to the zipper like I said I wanted to, though. I realized that the zipper is going to have to be one of the last things I do to get all of the seams to line up the right way. So I [...]
Here’s part two of the parka making series. At this point I’m through with cutting and most of the prep work so I’m full on into sewing mode. I spent this entire past weekend sewing pockets, toggle straps, and actually constructing the majority of the shell of the torso.
These below will eventually become my [...]
I’ve been wearing the same winter coat for the past 4 years. Joe has been telling me that I should buy a new one for the past two winters already. He even increased my budget this year and basically gave me the OK to get almost anything I want. Unfortunately, buying a coat has always [...]