Fairytale coat

Added Oct 16, 2012

by pauline alice

Valencia, Spain

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Description

I used Burda pattern 104 from December 2011, and I made so many changes you wouldn’t think it comes from the same coat. I drew the scallops, new facings, a lining, changed the shape of the cap sleeves and of the side panels, shortened both the coat and the sleeves, inserted pockets…
Lot of work but now I have the cute and elegant coat I have been dreaming about for quite some time.
With the petals shape and the soft pink, it looks like it comes from a fairytale…
More details on my blog.

Material Notes

Heavy cotton in soft pink.
White cotton lining with pink polka dots.
Grenate buttons.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Coat/Capes
Style
Romantic, Vintage
Material
Cotton

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    Jan 4, 2013, 10.05 AMby b. boop

    il est su-bli-me!!!!

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    Oct 17, 2012, 06.31 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    great result for your hard work. and the changes payed off. it is such a great coat!!! bravo!!

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    Oct 17, 2012, 02.11 AMby sewneenee

    adorable coat, all your hard work and creative details have elevated it to a true fairytale garment!

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      Oct 17, 2012, 01.30 PMby pauline alice

      Well, thank you very much. That’s very nice.

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    Oct 17, 2012, 01.15 AMby Rosemarie Athas

    Great job. Lovely.

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    Oct 16, 2012, 06.37 PMby eliseanna

    So so fabulous, great job! I love the colour and the scallops. It looks wonderful on you.

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    Oct 16, 2012, 05.43 PMby kess

    I love this! the color is really interesting… (in a good way!) The scallops are adorable, and you’re even more adorable making all those faces in the pictures!

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      Oct 16, 2012, 07.16 PMby pauline alice

      Thanks Kess. I guess I can’t help the funny faces…

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    Oct 16, 2012, 05.00 PMby nouvellegamine

    wow! gorgeous coat. I love the scallops!

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    Oct 16, 2012, 01.22 PMby kisses

    This is really nice….Love the style wonder if I could make this and wear it as a dress to work

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      Oct 16, 2012, 03.30 PMby pauline alice

      Thank you. I guess you could if you made it in a light fabric and buttoned it all the way down. That’s a nice idea.

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    Oct 16, 2012, 11.34 AMby aficionada

    Really cute and unique!

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Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/fairytale-coat