Down, Down, Baby!

Husband decided he wanted a down pullover jacket for camping.
He went and bought some nylon fabric.
We appointed an old down comforter of ours to participate.
Then…
We attempted to make it.

Drawing lines for sewing the baffles

Drawing lines for sewing the baffles

 

 

Michelin sleeve!

Michelin sleeve!

 

 

Two sleeves, waiting for a body...

Two sleeves, waiting for a body…

 

 

4

Stuffing those darn tootin’ baffles

 

 

Warning: THIS PROJECT IS MESSY!

Warning: THIS PROJECT IS MESSY!

 

 

 

 

Pinned and ready to assemble!

Pinned and ready to assemble!

 

 

Sewing... sewing...

Sewing… sewing…

 

 

Getting bored....

Getting bored….

 

 

Still sewing...

Still sewing…

 

 

And done!

And done!

 

 

Side view

Side view

 

 

Back!

Back!

 

 

Warmest collar ever? I think so!

Warmest collar ever? I think so!

 

 

El fin.

El fin.

 

 

So that is what we did, and that was that.
What do you think?

 

-peace and love-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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4 thoughts on “Down, Down, Baby!

  1. Phill says:

    I think that’s too cool! Great ideas, great skills, great pullover! And teamwork.
    Ya probably won’t need it Sunday but keep it close by Monday.

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