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Blue, blue, blue....

Added Jan 10, 2014

by byVA

Ljubljana, Slovenia

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My first coat. And, to be honest, I am so proud that its almost impossible to talk to me right now :)
I had some trouble with alternation as the coat is based on plus-pattern (11/2013 model 131), and I had some trouble with lining, but on the end, its wearable and it looks pretty fine …
pls. pay attention to the “byVA” on the inside of the coat… ;)

I am already planning my second try.

Material Notes

wool
cotton

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Coat/Capes

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    Jan 28, 2014, 08.50 PMby papermothballvintage

    Wow this is amazing! Love it!

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      Feb 2, 2014, 12.43 PMby byVA

      Thank you :)

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    Jan 13, 2014, 06.46 PMby manola6176

    Congratulations!!! I did the same coat and the gussets gave me headaches

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    Jan 12, 2014, 03.22 PMby mitmit

    Great coat! Looks very beautifl and stylish! :-)

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    Jan 11, 2014, 01.05 PMby liliv-1

    It’s a great coat byVA!

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      Jan 12, 2014, 07.27 AMby byVA

      Thank you Liliv-1

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    Jan 11, 2014, 09.11 AMby cathysews

    Fantastic job, great coat

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      Jan 12, 2014, 07.28 AMby byVA

      Cathysews.. thanks a lot

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    Jan 11, 2014, 08.52 AMby cchristie

    I love all your projects! I’m going to Ljubljana in June for a conference and my aim is to have a 4 day wardrobe of self-made clothing for daytime, travel, cocktails, dinner. Should be fun!

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      Jan 12, 2014, 07.31 AMby byVA

      Oh.. welcome to Ljubljana, I hope you will like it. And if you are going to have any spare time, and would like to do some fabric-shopping … let me know :)
      And thank you for your compliments…
      Its really great feeling when you get them on your “own creation”

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    Jan 11, 2014, 08.38 AMby cchristie

    Brilliant. Well done on this fab acheivement

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    Jan 11, 2014, 04.50 AMby Denise Wild

    Great job on the coat! Love the color! :)

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      Jan 11, 2014, 06.14 AMby byVA

      Thak you Deise :)

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    Jan 11, 2014, 04.37 AMby rita61

    Nice coat; great colour. Great byVA.

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      Jan 11, 2014, 06.15 AMby byVA

      Thaks Rita… :)

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    Jan 10, 2014, 11.37 PMby sewneenee

    Congrats on completing your first coat- it looks great! love the color and your personalized lining!

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      Jan 11, 2014, 06.19 AMby byVA

      Thank you Sewneenee, personalized lining is a result of a joke when my friend asked me how will he know thats its really my work, and I told him that beside my pretty good, but still not the best work I will add applique on the back ;)

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    Jan 10, 2014, 10.53 PMby Mary Athey

    Lovely coat and well done on your first one. I love the lining, how did you do the by va ?? It looks great x

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      Jan 11, 2014, 06.21 AMby byVA

      Thank you Mary Athey. For the back personalization ;) I used applique tecnique. Not difficult at all.

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    Jan 10, 2014, 10.02 PMby sarahsdaughter

    You have done a great job and love the lining Well Done!

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      Jan 11, 2014, 06.22 AMby byVA

      Thak you Sarahsdaughter. :)

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