Welcome to the Whitney Raincoat Sewalong! Today I’ll just be sharing a short intro and outline of covered topics. I’m here to hold your hand through all the tricky and potentially scary bits that come with sewing a raincoat!
The Whitney Raincoat is a raglan sleeved coat with a swing shape, bagged lining, and center back box pleat. We will be covering lots of more advanced techniques with this pattern and sewalong as it is the most advanced sewing pattern I’ve released yet! Most notably we are covering how to sew a bagged lining, insert woven raglan sleeves, and waterproof your raincoat by sealing the imperative seams.
Waterproofing, however is totally optional! This pattern can be sewn in wool, soft-shell, twill.. any medium-heavy weight fabric you choose! Make it your own. Check out the tester roundup for more Inspo!
- Fabric Sourcing Tips and Recommendations
- How to Sew Curved Shoulder Darts
- How to Sew Inseam Pockets
- How to Sew a Back Box Pleat
- How to Waterproof Seal your Seams
- How to Install a Separating Zipper
- How to Sew a Bagged Lining
I can’t wait to walk you through making the Whitney Raincoat! I am confident you will be so proud of your finished product.