Dorothy Jacket from Sew Over It

Destined to become your go-to jacket for spring. It’s unlined so the perfect light layer to throw on over just about anything!

The Dorothy Jacket from Sew Over It is an easy-fitting utility jacket with a convertible collar and simple press-stud fastening. The lightweight coat has roomy front patch pockets as well as stylish, faux chest pockets.

The fabulous drawstring waist and hip-length design is super flattering whilst being oh-so comfy to wear. With more than a nod towards the classic military jacket, and named after journalist Dorothy Lawrence. Dorothy secretly posed as a male soldier during World War 1. She was the only known English woman on the frontline.

This sewing pattern is designed with intermediate sewers in mind. It offers you the chance to learn new skills like creating a drawstring waist and sewing front patch pockets. The pattern is available in sizes 6-30 (UK). Sew it in medium weight fabrics like cotton twill, cotton crepe, gabardine, stretch denim and heavier linens.

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