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Blast From The Past inspired quilted bed-jacket

Added Apr 29, 2012

by buddingnatur...

Melbourne, Austr...

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Description

For Karen’s pyjama party I decided to make a bed-wardrobe instead of just pyjamas (I made two pyjama shorts from an Ottobre pattern and realised pyjamas alone were too quick and easy and since I had a week I might as well gear up for winter with some nice warm house clothes). I started with a quilted knit fabric and the #6 Cape pattern from La Mia Boutique 12/2010. I had to grade down to my size and since I only had enough quilted knit for the outer garment I faced it with some yellow Lacoste knit I got off ebay and used a fur like red wool fabric for the draped collar/ hood. It took me a couple of days to finish but its warm and I love it. The rest of the outfit is here http://www.burdastyle.com/projects/bed-jumping-outfit and the full post is on my blog here http://theperfectnose.wordpress.com/2012/04/29/782/.

Material Notes

Quilted knit fabric.
Lacoste knit fabric.
Red fur-like wool fabric.
La Mia Boutique 12/2010 Pattern 6.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Winter
For
Women
Style
Geek, Steampunk, Victorian
Material
Cotton, Blends, Knits/Jersey, Wool

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    Sep 23, 2012, 02.29 PMby Lauren Ha

    You & your creation are sooooooo cute!

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    May 3, 2012, 10.09 AMby Anne Wagenhauser

    haha, how cold does it get down under in the winter?? great coat, and I love that red t-shirt..

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    Apr 29, 2012, 05.08 PMby Priscilla Folley

    So cool! Love the colors, too!

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