Ilford Jacket | Friday Pattern Co.


The Ilford Jacket is a versatile style that’s modular design makes for a pattern that is simple, yet impactful. It can be customized a million different ways and really is a “choose your own adventure” type of pattern that incorporates your design sense into the project!

It features drop shoulders and comes with two sleeve options: a placketed sleeve with cuff, and an easy-to-sew boxy sleeve for a more relaxed vibe. It also includes two lengths as well as a bunch of pocket templates that you can mix and match. The possibilities are endless! You can wear the Ilford as a jacket or shirt depending on the fabric you use.  This is a fun, skill-building pattern that you will want to make/wear again and again!

This pattern is for everyone and looks great on all gender expressions!

Watch the Ilford Jacket sewalong on Friday Pattern Company’s Youtube channel.


Fabric (see below), matching thread, 5-12 buttons (any size is fine, but we recommend 1-1.5” [25mm-38mm] buttons, 1 yard [0.9m] fusible interfacing (weight depends on the fabric you are using but light to mid-weight is recommended).

Fabric suggestions

Lightweight canvas, drill, corduroy, denim, heavy, mid & lightweight linen. Midweight cotton and blends. Lightweight suitings & wool. Can be made in drapey fabrics like tencel twill & rayon for a robe-like look.

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Additional Information
Designed for

Woven fabrics

Fabric weight

Midweight, Heavyweight

Skill level

Beginner friendly

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About the designer

Friday Pattern Company specialise in modern garments that are fun and easy to sew. Check out their blog for pattern hack ideas and sewing techniques, and their Youtube channel for sewalongs.

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