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Penn State Hoodie

April 19, 2007


Penn State Hoodie Back

Work in progress posts for this item: For the Younger Set

Construction details & more pics below the fold.



For the Younger Set

April 13, 2007

There is a young man in my life about to have his first birthday, and I happen to know that he is a die-hard Penn State football fan. It’s a little difficult to get tricked out in all the team gear when you are so short of stature, so I figured I’d send some love his way.

I’m planning on making the toddler’s hoodie from McCalls 4624 from a Penn State fleece panel. Here’s the pattern envelope:

McCalls Toddlers' Tops & Pants Pattern #4642

Some views have a hood and some have a funnel collar — there’s also an optional applique pocket for the front.

All the views have a v-neck zipper closure.

I’m going with a hood, and I’m modifying the closure so that there’s a full length separating zipper all the way down the center front. Info on how I did this modification is after the fold.