Added Jan 23, 2012
Arrrrrg. I’m frustrated with the collar, it’s waaaay wider than the pic on the pattern envelope. When I asked my husband what he thought, he paused for a minute, and the best he could come up with was that the collar made me look like a “sailor or nurse.” I am, however, very pleased with the bagged lining – where you sew a second version of the jacket with lining and facings, sew the 2 together, and leave a hole in the lining to pull through the finished jacket. This was the best one yet.
Stretchy black fabric, New Look Project Runway pattern.
Should have made a muslin first to work out the pattern kinks…
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Check out this jean alteration technique and find out how you can learn more!
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Three takes on how to wear a menswear essential.
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A gorgeous confection with a surprise peach chiffon layer.
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