Added Apr 29, 2014
Well, Ington., N...
Variation A of Burda 7135 – a tailored jacket made from cotton African wax print.
Notched lapel collar, welt pockets.
Very flattering cut.
My first blazer – quite a challenging project. Collar & lapels look quite sloppy even after unpicking all of the pieces and re-sewing them a second time.
Hopefully my next jacket will benefit from my trials and tribulations with this one (such as melting the lining while ironing the cuff)!
Read more about all my sewing woes here:
Cotton, Ankara African wax style print – Purchased from africanpremier.com
Lining is a dark brown acetate.
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