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Dark green wool coat

Added Nov 14, 2012

by Miriamsyr

Frederiksberg, D...

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Description

Dark green wool coat, interlined with thinsulate, so I can keep warm here in Denmark, and lined with black sateen. It was very difficult to photograph the color – in real life the color reminds me of a christmas tree.

I used a vintage pattern, and the only change I made is that I made my coat a lot shorter than the original one. It’s my first coat and I’m very pleased with the result and I just love wearing it!

Material Notes

Wool, sateen, thinsulate.

Categories

Season
Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Coat/Capes
Style
Vintage
Material
Wool

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    Nov 18, 2012, 03.12 PMby fontana

    It’s gorgeous pattern and the color fantastic!

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      Nov 20, 2012, 09.03 AMby Miriamsyr

      Thank you! I just love vintage patterns – they’re so pretty!

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    Nov 14, 2012, 03.19 PMby Mary Athey

    Fab coat made from a pattern i wish i had lol. if you can take another photo full length inside as you can.t really make out the details in your first pic. great job though x

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      Nov 20, 2012, 09.02 AMby Miriamsyr

      Thank you so much! Yeah, I know the photographs aren’t that good, but for some reason I found it very difficult to take pictures where you can actually see the details. It doesn’t have that many details though – it just has welt pockets, and otherwise it’s pretty plain. And about the pattern: I know! I love it and I’m looking forward to making the dress as well!

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      Nov 20, 2012, 12.46 PMby Mary Athey

      i take most of my photos on nights.out and tbey.re all the sane lol u think the dress looks so cool.abd tge seams are interesting?! i look forward to seeing it x

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