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black linen Jorinde- one of my favorites

Added Sep 21, 2010

by redredhoodie

Berlin, Germany






I used a linen fabric, lined it with a citrus-yellow polyester-lining and added golden vintage buttons from my grandma. It isn’t sewn perfectly but thankfully the black fabric is pretty forgiving and hides my mistakes quite well. I made it when the Jolande pattern got released, so I believe my sewing skills improved since then, but it is definetively one of my favorite self made items so far. It’s one of those things in a wardrobe you can always go to if you have no idea what to wear that day.

And it normally isn’t that wrinkly but I made the photos during my summer holiday and took the blazer straight out of the suit case.

For more pictures and infos visit my blog.

Material Notes

black linen, polyester lining fabric, vintage buttons




Garment Type

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    Jun 5, 2014, 11.01 PMby Sabrina Wharton-Brown

    I can’t get to your blog; it says I’m not invited.

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    Sep 21, 2010, 12.31 PMby niña blanca

    I love your jacket. I like the colours, the material and I like how it looks together with the shirt that you are wearing on this picture…;)

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