The Bruges jacket may be more challenging than most of our patterns, but its practical and simple design is a worthwhile investment. This versatile piece will suit almost any outfits, through the seasons and years. A refined take on a classic bomber jacket, it has ribbed belt and cuffs, zipper closure at the front and snaps fastenings are added to the welt pockets and collar. Bruges is fully lined, providing a clean and professional finish on the inside.
Difficulty level: intermediate to expert
SEAM ALLOWANCES OF 1.2CM (1/2") INCLUDED
Format: A4/Letter and A0
Sewalong: included in the download
Universal needle, all-purpose thread, zipper foot, 1x separating zipper, 50cm (20"), 3x riveting snaps, 15mm (5/8"), leather needle (optional), teflon foot (optional) & fusible interfacing (optional).
- Tweed, twill, denim, waxed cotton, leatherette or suede
Width: 150cm (59") Length: XS-M=1.1m (1 3/8yd) L-XL=1.3m (1 5/8yd)
Width: 110cm (44") Length: XS-M=1.5m (1 3/4yd) L-XL=1.7m (2yd)
- Tubular rib knit WITH SPANDEX
Width: 45cm (18") Length: XS-XL=0.35m (1/2yd)*
- Wax, Bemberg, Kasha, satin, silk or polyester lining
Width: 150cm (59") Length: XS-XL=1.2m (1 1/2yd)
FINISHED GARMENT MEASUREMENTS (ease included)
Bust: XS=94cm (37") S=99cm (39") M=104cm (41") L=109cm (43") XL=114cm (45")
Length: XS=57.4cm (22 5/8") S=58cm (22 7/8") M=58.6cm (23 1/8") L=59.2cm (23 3/8") XL=59.8cm (23 5/8")
**Be sure to check our sizing guide to find your size.**
Illustration by Qiu Chen Fan.
(Photo credits: Caro Line, Creasun Couture, Eve Samon, Johanna Ali, Kirstin Styers, Laetitia Blanchot, Mwika Liente, Sonia Debove, Thu-Hong Ngo & Virginie Carrayol.)