Dark Blue Tweed Wool Blend Coat

Added Jan 17, 2013

by velvetribbon

Macau, Macao

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Knee length double breasted buttons closure coat, made from 2.5 yards of tweed wool blend in dark blue color and 2.5 yards of silk crepe de chine in dark blue color for the lining. For the pattern, I used burda magazine 07/08 with a lot of alterations.It was a very long project to finish, for more details on http://velvetribbonsew.blogspot.com/2013/01/my-first-coat_16.html

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Season
Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Coat/Capes

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    Jan 20, 2013, 10.08 PMby sophienissirios

    Gorgeous jacket and love the colour :-)

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    Jan 18, 2013, 08.53 AMby camelia db

    oh I love your coat so much!!! The color it `s obsessing me… :). Very nice made , bravo.

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      Jan 18, 2013, 03.31 PMby velvetribbon

      Thanks. I am glad that you love it:)

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    Jan 18, 2013, 07.59 AMby leokadia

    Ein wunderbarer Mantel! Das ist auch meine Lieblingsfarbe ;-))

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    Jan 17, 2013, 07.32 PMby annie-s-1

    Love This. Stunning colour and fabric.

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      Jan 18, 2013, 01.50 AMby velvetribbon

      Thanks annie. Dark blue is one of my favourite color.

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    Jan 17, 2013, 05.26 PMby Madcinderella

    Wow, that was really beautiful!

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      Jan 18, 2013, 01.52 AMby velvetribbon

      Thanks for your compliment madcinderella.

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    Jan 17, 2013, 05.10 PMby Mary Athey

    The coats fabulous on you. Great job x

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      Jan 18, 2013, 01.53 AMby velvetribbon

      Thank you mary, your comment made me smile:)

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      Jan 18, 2013, 06.11 AMby Mary Athey

      I.d be smiling if I made a coat like yours x

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    Jan 17, 2013, 05.08 PMby libra-s

    Lovely colour and great fitting!

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      Jan 18, 2013, 01.55 AMby velvetribbon

      Thank you so much libra, i used the pattern size 36 with a little bit alterations on the armhole.

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    Jan 17, 2013, 04.53 PMby martinK

    beautiful work!!!

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      Jan 18, 2013, 01.56 AMby velvetribbon

      Thank you martin, it was a very long project to finish.

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