I have been eyeing this Burda Style pattern
But I’m having issues finding fabric for it. They recommend using fulled loden, which I have found almost impossible to find, let alone find it in the cool mustard color they used. I did finally find some on a UK site but they wanted an obscene price to ship to the US. I was thinking of using boiled wool instead, but I don’t have very much experience working with wool so I need some advice. Also, the coat is unlined so I’m a bit concerned about ending up with scratchy itchy fabric.
Oh Burda Style, why do you show me these fabrics without any information of where to buy them?
Thanks Deanna, I’ll try 5mm on my next project.
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Same for this one : spam ! Thanks !!
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