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{grey coat for grey days}

Added Jan 1, 2012

by Shalyn McFaul

Toronto, Canada






My first ever full coat! This is the project I feel most proud of so far. I love this pattern and would highly recommend it. Details, tips and turorials for it on my blog.

Material Notes

felton wool
acetate lining



Related Techniques


Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Classic, Preppy, Romantic, Vintage
Coating, Lace/Sequins, Rayon, Wool

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    Jan 4, 2012, 04.42 PMby tsedai

    Lovely! This is a great style and it looks like the fit is perfect.

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    Jan 3, 2012, 08.24 PMby CationDesigns

    Looks so warm and cozy! Great job on a very wearable piece!

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    Jan 3, 2012, 06.03 PMby janul

    looks great!

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    Jan 2, 2012, 02.04 PMby iin

    Gorgeous….well made.

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    Jan 2, 2012, 10.53 AMby aggelicat .)

    great grey!!!

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    Jan 2, 2012, 10.32 AMby daughterfish

    Super pretty! Great job!

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    Jan 2, 2012, 09.04 AMby BeYou TiFul

    This is truly beautiful, feminine, elegant and stylish. Well done!

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    Jan 2, 2012, 07.11 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    i love love love this coat and you made it so well! the grey suits you very well and the fitting and finish of the coat is great!

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    Jan 2, 2012, 06.48 AMby RenaissanceBombshell

    Stunning. I’d favourited that pattern with a mind to maybe trying it one day – you’ve convinced me! Absolutely beautiful details on yours.

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    Jan 2, 2012, 06.12 AMby jmelsha

    Very classy! You’ll enjoy this for a long time.

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    Jan 2, 2012, 05.17 AMby poppykettle

    Gorgeous coat! I always feel a huge sense of achievement after making coats and jackets :)

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    Jan 2, 2012, 01.07 AMby applesofavalon

    Great coat! Been thinking of tackling a coat project myself.

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    Jan 1, 2012, 11.02 PMby Irina Schwab

    Hats off to all of those who dare make coats! Well done, I will try one some day x

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    Jan 1, 2012, 10.48 PMby JuliaBobbin

    Gorgeous coat, and it fits you so perfectly! You should be proud of yourself! Well done.

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