Assassin’s Creed Inspired Hood
By Super Simple Sewing
For stable knit fabric. If you are unable to fine a good quality mid weight knit
you can interface a lighter weight knit with stretch interfacing.
If you choose to use something like fleece the details may be lost.
You could cut the liner section in fleece.
Sewing Level: Advanced
3/4 Yard face fabric
3/4 Yard lining
Interfacing if needed
Note:Be sure to have the proper needle for knits. My stable knit used a size 14 Universal Ball needle.
this is probable the most important this for sewing knits.
If you don’t have the correct needle you will skip stitches, or your machine may not sew at all.
All seams are 1/2″ seam allowance
1. Cut out pattern pieces, fabric is folded in half.
2. Pin a right and left of triangle together
and sew piece along the long side for both sets.
3. Pin the left and right swoops on to the newly
4. Sew being sure to stop at the dot 1/2″ from the edge.
5. Repeat for second triangle .
6. Press seams open.
7. Pin the hood side to the hood back
8. Sew with the hood back facing up.
This will help it to ease in better.
9. Pin and sew the second side of hood to the
back of hood.
10. Repeat this process for the lining.
11. Press the face side of the hood seams to the
12. Top stitch on the center hood section down both
sides. This step is not necessary for the lining.
13. At the center of the hood pin the center of the
triangle unit right sides together.
14. Pin the seams carefully so the seam and
points match. It may take a few tries but it is worth
Continue pinning working out to the edges .
Do this for the liner as well.
15. Sew from the dot to the dot at the other end.
(About 1/2″ from each end)
16. Press flat. The seam allowance should face
toward the front
17. Top stitch the face fabric along this seam
stopping 2″ from each edge.
18. Pin and Sew together the center seam of the
hood, for the face and the liner.
19. With right sides together pin both hood sections
matching the seams and points. Be very aware of
how the seams are facing. You will be sewing
between the dots. Stopping to turn the seam
allowances to the other side so you don’t catch them.
20. Reinforce the top of the point by stitching over
the seam 1” from the point down to the point then
21. Trim back the point and any other extra pieces
that will cause bulk in the seams.
22. Stitch the rest of the hood opening
Clip along the bottom.
23. Turn right side out.
24. Press carefully. You don’t want to see the lining
25. Top stitch along each of the seams to accent the
This is what it will look like when finished
26. Line up the outer and the liner of the hood and
27. Zigzag over this edge or serge if you have one.
28. Press up 5/8″ and pin in place.
29. Sew from the right side for a more even 1/2″
Ready to wear