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Sew Alongs & Sewing Contests Group Hoodie Along Week #1: Patterns & Prep Work

Welcome to the Sew Alongs & Sewing Contest Hoodie Along  For the month of October, we are going to do a SAL Group Rewind and revisit the Hoodie Along we hosted in October 2015! Very much like the first time around, the 2018 Hoodie Along will break the process into several parts, a new set of tasks for each week, so that at the end of October you will have a fabulous custom hoodie.
How To Participate I'm pretty sure just about everyone has a hoodie pattern hiding in their stash. Maybe you have the pattern from our 2015 sew along, Jalie 2795. Or maybe you have a TNT hoodie pattern you love to use.

You can use any pattern you like for the 2018 Hoodie Along
provided it has these key design features:
1. A hood (naturally)
2. Open all the way down the front (No pull on or partial placket styles)
3. Some sort of front closure (no hooded cardigans)
You are encouraged to be creative with your hoodie. Think about how you will wear it. Do you want a lightweight jersey hoodie with short s…