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I was inspired to make this Instructable by two things. 1. my lack of a rain jacket and 2. a project by maker bre who use to do weekend project for MA...
The materials you will need are 1. A lot of plastic bags, grocery, garbage, any thing you can get your hands on but try to recycle (target bags work g...
Yay tools!1. Sewing machine (or you could hand stitch it) or I suppose you could use a solder iron2. Pins 3. Iron and board 4. Scissors
Before you ever touch that iron you need to prep your bags Snip off the handle and bottoms so you have a sort of tube. Now turn it inside out so t...
Lay a sheet of paper down on your ironing board. For the hoodie you want it to be four layers of plastic thick. This means either fold it once or ...
Using the zig-zag stitch put together four sheets of plastic. Consult chart for sizes. For instance the two pieces that will be come the must be at l...
Technically there is no sewing involved in this step, but it's here to make insure a easier sewing experience. Find some newspaper and cut every thing...
Pin the newspaper model onto the plastic sheets. Cut them out. Cut a circle with the diamiter of 7 in. cut in half. Center on the top and cut to ma...
The hood is simple, but connecting it is a pain. Fuse enough pieces that, when stitched, wrap around your head and then stitch the tops together . I...
Hold top closed and look in mirror. Snip off excess. Flip hood inside out so you'll have a seam when you flip it back. Stitch up top and OPTIONAL: sni...
I do not know where to buy a zipper but I know how to to install one 1. Align the first half of the zipper on the front2. Pin down3. Stitch up to top ...
Please1. Comment (I always love a great idea)2. Post pics3. Vote!Thank you I will soon have a pic of the finished hoodie
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Posted:Apr 14, 2009
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