DIY Mei Tai Pattern – 9

Posted by on Jan 26, 2014 in mei tai pattern | 0 comments

  1. Pic 35 Buttonholes Sewn. Pull the buttons through to keep everything together. The body is done.

    Pic 35 Buttonholes sewn and buttons pulled through to help keep everything in place

    Pic 35 Buttonholes sewn and buttons pulled through to help keep everything in place

  2. Pic 36 – Honestly, I have no idea why I took a picture of this fabric, but it’s time to start the hood straps. Probably, I was matching up hood strap colors. I make one hood strap per side.

    Pic 36 hood straps beginning

    Pic 36 hood straps beginning

  3. Pic 37, 38, 39, folding the hood straps. Just press and then sew down the side and very bottom.
    Pic 37 hood straps foldover 1

    Pic 37 hood straps foldover 1

    Pic 38 hood straps foldover 2

    Pic 38 hood straps foldover 2

    Pic 39 hood straps foldover 3

    Pic 39 hood straps foldover 3

  4. Pic 40 – cut strap padding (see Additional Patterns). I used three layers of polar fleece.
    Pic 40 cut strap padding

    Pic 40 cut strap padding

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