Showcase your collection of overdyed wool with the Half-Hearted Jacket. This versatile design can be appliquéd onto a modified sweatshirt or purchased denim jacket. Wool hearts are machine appliquéd and embellished with hand embroidery and shell buttons. The sweatshirt jacket closure is a ribbon tie at the bustline.
Complete instructions are provided for sweatshirt modification, appliqué, and embellishments. Techniques to modify the sweatshirt for a scoop neckline, just-below-the-waist hemline, and custom fitting with optional darts and sleeve alteration are also included.
The design is suitable for a variety of colors and embellishment styles. Information and links to specialty products is available on the Project Resources page. The pictured models feature:
Gildan brand Olive sweatshirt
Overdyed wool and Pearl 5 from Weeks Dye Works
Buttons and dangles from Blumenthal Lansing Shellz collection