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Some of Our Favorite Coats

We did this with the Linden a little while back and thought now would be a good time to refresh everybody on some older coat posts we have done. This is a new thing we are trying to post about because … Continue reading

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Alternative Cascade Yardages

I’ve gotten an uptick in emails lately asking about specific yardage combinations for the Cascade Duffle Coat based on two of my samples, so I thought I’d share those on the blog today in case anyone else is wondering this … Continue reading

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Cascade Sew-Along: Lining your Coat

Today is the final post in the Cascade Sew-Along, save for some variations I have planned that will pop up in the next few weeks, and we’re going to be sewing the lining into the coat. We will be doing … Continue reading

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Cascade Sew-Along: Assembling the Lining and Facings

Today we’ll be assembling our lining and facings to get ready to bag our coat. To begin, grab the two back lining pieces and pin the center back seam with right sides facing. Stitch along the seam allowance line. Press … Continue reading

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Cascade Sew-Along: Hood

Today we’ll be assembling and attaching the hood. Start by grabbing your self hood pieces and set the hood lining and facings aside for a moment. With right sides facing pin the center hood to one section of the side … Continue reading

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Cascade Sew-Along: Collar

Next up in the Cascade Sew-Along is applying either your collar or hood. Today I’ll be showing you how to attach your hood. In the booklet and samples, View A is shown with the collar and View B with the … Continue reading

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Cascade Sew-Along: Side Seams & Sleeves

Today we’re turning our coat pieces into something you can actually wear, side seams & sleeves! Begin by sewing the coat fronts and backs together (with right sides facing of course) at the side seams and sleeves. Press both your … Continue reading

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Cascade Sew-Along: Attaching your Toggles

Today we’ll be attaching the toggles to the coat. Begin by placing your clasped toggles across the front of your coat to double check that the toggle strap length is correct before they’re permanently affixed to your coat. You want … Continue reading

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Cascade Sew-Along: Front Bands View B

Today we’ll be attaching the front bands for View B including the zipper panels. Remember, either view can be made with or without the zipper so don’t feel like just because I’ve omitted them in View A and used them … Continue reading

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Cascade Sew-Along: Front Bands View A

I’m showing View A in the sew along without the zipper. It feels a little less formal to me and when I’m wearing a short jacket I’m not as concerned with it closing as tightly as I am with a … Continue reading

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