I have a couple of metres of a gorgeous silk velvet, and want to make a jacket, but I’m not sure which pattern would work with the silk velvet fabric.
I love this one:
Open Front Jacket (Plus Size) 11/2012 #144
- it’s meant to be made in brocade.
Does silk velvet come under the ‘light weight, softly draping fabric’ category that so many patterns state as suitable material?
If anyone has any tips, I’d love to hear from you.
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Thanks, I’ll give it a try!
I’m imagining the ruffle you’re talking about is just the result of the elastic …
Works for most cases if it’s a straightforward sleeve (no pleats, gathering or the like…
Yes, I found a youtube video that helped. Thank you for asking :-)