Pokemon Go jacket, part 2

I decided to re-make my Pokemon Go Trainer jacket! There were a few things I didn’t like:

  1. The jacket was too tight and short.
  2. The lining fabric I chose had horizontal stretch, not vertical, which wasn’t great to match up with the outer fabric that had 4-way stretch.
  3. The stripe on the sleeve was too wide.

And I had also made several minor sewing mistakes. Here is the new and improved jacket!

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Pokemon Go Trainer – accessories

I finished my Pokemon Go Trainer costume for Halloween! Since last time, I needed to work on the hat, belt, and gloves, so I’ll go over those now.

Fortunately, the hat was very easy! I bought a plain black cap off of Amazon, and then I mocked the design in Photoshop. I printed it out and used it like a stencil by marking with a white fabric pencil.

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I used yellow fabric paint, and I painted a few layers, letting it dry between layers.

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Pokemon Go Trainer – romper

Now the romper is done! I meant to finish it earlier, but I spent a couple days going out and playing Pokemon Go instead XD;;

Like the jacket, this also uses the pattern from McCall’s M7556. I used Activewear spandex for the dark blue part (it looks black, but it’s really “midnight blue”), and French Terry Knit for the middle blue part.

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I started by doing the back part of the romper according to the pattern instructions. I did the front part in a different order though. Instead of sewing the sides to the middle, I did the middle parts only first.

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