The Basics On How To Make A Baja Hoodie

 Baja hoodies are unique, fun, and super comfortable at the same time. If you don’t have one and want one, then you don’t need to go to the store and buy one. You can easily make it yourself.

So if you feel like you’re up for the challenge and sense your creative juices flowing then be sure to follow this simple step by step guide to craft the Baja hoodie that suits your style Or you can always visit our store over at DrugRuger for premium and master-crafted hoodies. 

How to make a Baja hoodie:

Choosing the fabric:

So first up is the choice of the Baja hoodie fabric you are going to get. Knit Baja hoodies are known for their patterned and somewhat dynamic designs. So you have to choose one that you like, these fabrics are usually cotton blends and can be found anywhere.

Once you have got the overall style and color scheme of your Baja hoodie worked out, now it’s time to get to work.

Cutting the fabric:

Baja hoodie material

First off you will need to cut the fabric along according to your dimensions. This is a very crucial step so be extra careful here.

There are two easy ways to do this either you can use a measuring tape to measure your dimensions or you can use a shirt or a hoodie that you know fits you very well. 

Note: You can always cut the arms with the rest of the body but if you want a more professional look than you need to cut them separately.

Crafting the neckpiece:

Baja hoodie sewing pattern

Cut a basic oval shape in the center of the cloth, this will be for your head. You can craft a neckpiece as well and add it to the hoodies but that is a bit more tedious.

Making a neckpiece involves making an outline first. The outline can be made out of newspapers. As far as the style is concerned you can go with whatever you want, just using the extra cloth left behind will do you just fine.


baja hoodie sewing

When the fabric has been cut we have to move on to the next step which is Baja hoodie sewing patterns. You will have to do some basic sewing to sew the two sides together. You can do so by hand or by a sewing machine, find out the correct way to use one here. Next, you will have to cut the hood of your hoodie.

This is pretty simple as you will once again follow a pre-made hoodie outline. Once that is done sew it onto the rest of the hoodie and you’re that’s about it. Close up all the end, from the hoodie to the bottom of your shirts. You have the additional option to make a pocket in front of your hoodie. 

So this was all about making your own Baja hoodie. hopefully, you now know what to do and how to make a Baja hoodie.


When and where did Baja hoodies come from?

They were brought back by surfers from Baja in the 70s and hence were known as Baja hoodies

Do Baja hoodies run big?

Yes, they are usually big, that is to give the user a more comfortable feel.

Are Baja hoodies warm?

Yes, they can get really warm, because Baja hoodies are made out of primarily cotton or wool.

How much does a drug rug cost?

A good quality one like the ones we sell at DrugRuger can be found for as low as 50 dollars.

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