Shirt No. 7 is already cut out and the sewing machine is threaded with with right color, but the sewjo seems to be weak this week. This next shirt will include some features from the classic jean jacket, something I have never owned but am presently interested in. The shirt pattern was given a back yoke and a front yoke, a curved back seam, front princess seams, curved front hems, and pockets. I’m using a brown denimy fabric to test out the pattern.
I have seen some pictures of ready-to-wear shirts that have the facing stitched down on the edge which adds an interesting line to the design, so I am going to try that. If this shirt works out, I will try a version without the pockets to use on fabrics with a busy print: