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Let’s Quilt Jackets

Susie's Quilted Fassett

The Tabula Rasa Jacket Pattern (TRJ) has some of its deepest roots in quilting.  My grant-funded collaboration with quilters and weavers from the Potomac Fiber Art Guild helped me realize that the TRJ is the perfect base for quilted jackets and vests. Consider quilting a jacket this fall.  Cool weather… 

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Sew! Let’s Get Dressed – Cutting Out French Jackets

Welcome back to a post about our Tabula Rasa French Jacket experiment.  We find ourselves at the scariest part of any fine sewing project, cutting apart your precious fabric.  In the design stage everything seems so perfect; you have sketched your ideas and gathered materials, constructed and fit the mock-up,…