Carlita coat: Cutting Instructions

Certain parts have to be drafted off of the existing parts. How to draft these are provided in the instructions.

Materials

  • Main fabric
    • Cut 2 Front parts
    • Cut 2 Side parts
    • Cut 2 Front facing parts
    • Cut 2 Back parts
    • Cut 2 topsleeve parts
    • Cut 2 undersleeve parts
    • Cut 2 tail parts
    • Cut 4 belt parts
    • Cut 2 Collar stand parts
    • Cut 2 collar parts on the fold or Cut the upper collar on the fold and the under collar on the bias
    • Cut 2 cuffFacing parts
    • Cut 2 Pocket parts
    • Cut 4 pocketFlap parts
    • Cut 2 chestPocketWelt parts
    • Cut 2 innerPocketWelt parts

If your main fabric is quite lightweight and flimsy you may need to interface all the parts with a lightweight interfacing.

  • Lining fabric
    • Cut 2 Front lining parts
    • Cut 2 Side parts
    • Cut 2 Back parts
    • Cut 2 topsleeve parts
    • Cut 2 undersleeve parts
    • Cut 2 tail parts
    • Cut 2 innerPocketBag parts
    • Cut 1 innerPocketTab parts
    • Cut 2 pocketLining parts
    • Cut 2 chestPocketBag parts
  • Light to Mediumweight Hair Canvas
    • Cut 2 Front parts
    • Cut 2 Side parts
    • Cut 1 Collar stand parts
    • Cut 2 collar parts on the bias and seam together
    • Cut 2 cuffFacing parts
    • Cut 2 pocketFlap parts
    • Cut 2 chestPocketWelt parts
    • Cut 2 innerPocketWelt parts
  • Heavyweight Hair Canvas
    • Cut 2 Front shoulder parts
    • Cut 2 Side shoulder parts
    • Cut 2 Back shoulder parts

The canvas parts need to be cut nett (without seam allowances).