Burda Jacket 11/2010 #130

Added Oct 20, 2012

by janene

London, United K...

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Description

Boy did I learn a lot whilst making this jacket. It took a long time to complete, mostly because of all the hand finishing. More photos and info posted here and I will do a follow up post to detail all the niggly bits!

Material Notes

Wool outer, poly satin lining, sparkly raspberry buttons!

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Jacket/Blazer

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    Aug 28, 2013, 06.53 PMby Michelle Otten

    Did you also battle with the collar? I’ve tried everything and I just can’t get it right. Any pointers?

    The jacket looks amazing, by the way. I’m so envious that your’s came out perfect :p

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    Oct 30, 2012, 08.19 PMby makelounge

    Perfect job! also nice photos – thanks for sharing

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    Oct 25, 2012, 07.59 AMby loulourosa

    Nice, it was worth all the effort!

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    Oct 23, 2012, 04.55 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    this is a great job you did! i am totally in love with your styling and the jacket is hot-couture!!!

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    Oct 22, 2012, 12.45 PMby groovymama

    Fantastic Janene – you look so elegant. These blue and purple colors look fantastic on you.

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      Oct 22, 2012, 12.52 PMby janene

      Thanks so much groovymama. I was so poorly that day. Big sunglasses are a good guise!

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    Oct 21, 2012, 03.29 AMby kisses

    Nice fabric…and your jacket looks great

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      Oct 21, 2012, 07.28 AMby janene

      Thank you Kisses :-)

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    Oct 20, 2012, 11.32 PMby schnui

    Beautifully made and tailored Janene, plus it looks great on you.

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      Oct 21, 2012, 07.28 AMby janene

      Thank you Schnui! Had to learn on the job!

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    Oct 20, 2012, 10.30 PMby sweetharte

    Looks perfect for work and play!

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      Oct 21, 2012, 07.27 AMby janene

      Thank you. Yes I do think it will be a great cross over jacket :-)

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    Oct 20, 2012, 07.52 PMby Linda74Sews

    Looks lovely on you. Nicely done and worth the extra time to finish the details.

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      Oct 21, 2012, 07.27 AMby janene

      Thank you Linda :-)

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    Oct 20, 2012, 06.35 PMby Mary Athey

    The jackets gorgeous. you choose beautiful fabric and the buttons are a nice touch. great photos as well. i love this x

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      Oct 21, 2012, 07.27 AMby janene

      Thank you Mary. Mr Ooobop! bought the fabric for me and took the photos! But I did choose the buttons! x

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    Oct 20, 2012, 06.34 PMby Anne Wagenhauser

    Love, love, love!! Brilliant job!

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      Oct 21, 2012, 07.14 AMby janene

      Thank you Anne :-)

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Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/burda-jacket-112010-130