How to Draw Hoodie

In this illustration you will learn about how to draw a hoodie in step-by-step guide. Given below are some simple steps which you can follow to draw a hoodie and a sweatshirt with a hood.

How to Draw Hoodie

The simple way to draw a perfect hoodie is by dividing you drawing into half and draw the exact same thing on the other hand.

Step 1 – Start With the Front Part

Hoodie Front Part Drawing

First draw the vertical line very lightly and then using that line draw the one part of the cloths. Start drawing with the front part of the cloths and draw the pockets.

Step 2 – Drawing the Sleeves

Hoodie Sleeves Drawing

Now start draw the sleeve on the one side and repeat it on the other side and draw the cuff at the end of the sleeves as shown in the above image.

Step 3 – Draw the Neck Part of the Hoodie

Hoodie Neck Part Drawing

First draw a rough hand circle and start adding folds in the cloths to show the hood is folded toward the back of the neck.

Step 4 – Draw a String on a Hoodie

hoodie strings drawing

Now starting from the neck area and draw two thin parallel vertical lines to from a string. The end part of the string should be little thick as shown in the above illustration.

Step 5 – Draw the Head in the Hoodie

How to draw head in the hoodie

Last part is to draw a head with hairs of you character depending on you art. Draw it in the centre of the cloths and make sure the size should be proper.

Step 6 – Colouring the Hoodie

How to colour Hoodie

As your drawing is complete you can add any colour as you like in the cloths to make it more attractive.

Hood Drawing Reference

Side view hood drawing reference
Hood drawing reference
Hood drawing reference image

The above illustration shows how to draw a hood with head and head without hood from the front, side and back view.

Hoodie Drawing Reference

Hoodie front view drawing reference
Hoodie 3:4 view drawing reference
Hoodie side view drawing reference

The illustration show reference image of how to draw a hoodie from front, side and back view.


There can many different styles and shapes which can be use for drawing anime hoodie for your character. The basics of drawing hoodie is been illustrated above so using that knowledge you can easily form your own cloths.