Arlo Track Jacket Pattern - Sizes XS-7X (up to 63" hip)
Arlo Track Jacket
The Arlo Track Jacket is the perfect lightweight layer. It features a sport collar, interesting seamlines, and comfortable front pockets. The Arlo is fitted without being tight and comes with three length options: short 22”/56cm, medium 24”/61cm, and long 26”/66cm. It is the type of zip-up you can wear on its own in fall and under a warm coat in winter. This is a unisex pattern and looks great on all gender expressions! This pattern is intermediate but is achievable by the confident beginner.
The model in the pink/orange color blocked version is wearing a size small in the short length, with no modifications. She is 5'6" tall (168cm).
The model in the blue version is wearing a size small in the medium length, with no modifications. He is 5'9" tall (175cm).
The model in the pink and white version is wearing a size 4X in the long length, with no modifications. She is 6' tall (183cm).
Difficulty: Advanced Beginner
Pattern Designer: Friday Pattern Company
Size Range: XS - 7X
Hip Measurement Range: 34" - 63"
Versions: 3 Length options - Short, Medium, and Long.
Need help choosing your size? See Friday Pattern Company's Fit Guide for sizing information.
This jacket is designed for knits with at least 20% cross grain stretch. French terry, sweatshirt fleece, ponte, and other sturdy knits are ideal for this pattern. Knits that are really drapey are not suitable for this pattern.
Yardage Requirements (Entire Jacket)
45" wide fabric:
|XS - M:||1.9 yards||2 yards||2.1 yards|
|L - XXL:||2.3 yards||2.4 yards||2.5 yards|
|1X - 4X:||2.6 yards||2.7 yards||2.8 yards|
|5X - 7X:||3.1 yards||3.2 yards||3.4 yards|
54" wide fabric:
|XS - M:||1.7 yards||1.8 yards||1.9 yards|
|L - XXL:||1.8 yards||1.9 yards||2.1 yards|
|1X - 7X:||2.3 yards||2.4 yards||2.6 yards|
60" wide fabric:
|XS - M:||1.4 yards||1.6 yards||1.7 yards|
|L - XXL:||1.7 yards||1.8 yards||1.9 yards|
|1X - 4X:||2 yards||2.1 yards||2.3 yards|
|5X - 7X:||2.2 yards||2.3 yards||2.4 yards|
Yardage Requirements (Color Blocked Option)
Upper Jacket and Collar:
|XS - M:||.6 yards||.7 yards||.7 yards|
|L - XXL:||.7 yards||.7 yards||.8 yards|
|1X - 4X:||1.1 yards||1.1 yards||1.2 yards|
|5X - 7X:||1.2 yards||1.2 yards||1.3 yards|
Lower Jacket and Pockets:
|XS - M:||.7 yards||.7 yards||.78 yards|
|L - XXL:||.8 yards||.8 yards||.9 yards|
|1X - 4X:||.9 yards||.9 yards||1 yard|
|5X - 7X:||.9 yards||.9 yards||1 yard|
Sleeve Cuff and Hem Ribbing: 10"
Notions and Tools
- Zipper foot
- Marking tool
- Separating zipper (22”/56cm for short, 24”/61cm for medium, and 26”/66cm for long)
- Wonder Tape
- Stay tape (optional). You may want to stabilize the upper pocket seams if you are using fabric that is really stretchy. See Recommended Fabric section for more info.