Fall Cape/Jacket

Added Jun 24, 2011

by sahinajerome

New York, United...

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Description

On my blog (which will be listed below) I wanted to do a little fall wardrobe for this summer, seeing as how I was never able to take part in some of the popular ones during the year (mainly because of busy college student stuff) so I thought it would be great to do some by myself for the upcoming Fall 2011. This took me around two weeks, it would have taken me just one week but I was being lazy :3 This is a very very warm cape/jacket so I would probably only wear this in the fall and beginning of winter .. maybe even some parts of spring.

Do I love it and would I make another one? FUCK YES. And maybe a beige-y color fabric with thick black venise or crocheted lace or even red velvet fabric with a faux fur trim and side pockets :D

This was my first time doing more than one buttonhole. I now know that I DESPISE BUTTONHOLES. P.S. Huzzah for 3/4 sleeves!

Check out more on my blog: www.sahinainthelight.blogspot.com

Material Notes

Brown fabric with light stretch (around 15 dollars), Leopard/cheetah textured fabric for lining (2 dollars), Black lining for the front (1 dollar), Handmade brown bias tape, Swirly-ombre light brown and beige buttons (15 dollars).

(all bought in the Fashion District in NYC,if you would like the addresses just let me know).

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Coat/Capes
Style
Casual, Classic, Vintage
Material
Blends, Other

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    Aug 16, 2011, 09.34 PMby flowergirl22

    i love that colour combination,, I am looking for inspiration for my A-Z selection,, a for apron b for,,, a c for cape,,, great jacket

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    Jun 25, 2011, 03.21 PMby Douli Bee

    I hate making buttonholes too!!! Your jacket looks great. It will be absolutely fabulous if you make it in red velvet . You should really try it :-)

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    Jun 24, 2011, 07.21 PMby Safsafina

    Wonderful! I love! 10/10

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