Houndstooth Jacket for Kelly

Added Oct 18, 2007

by gack89

Clawson, Michiga...

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Description

Swingy double-breasted coat. I didn’t make any changes to the pattern except I hand-sewed the lining in and made bound butttonholes instead of machine-made ones. I’m glad it is starting to cool off so my sister can enjoy her birthday present!

Material Notes

Cotton Houndstooth, silky orange lining

Difficulty

Novice

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    Oct 11, 2008, 10.54 AMby jeffrey

    hey, this is great

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    Sep 7, 2008, 04.03 PMby moona

    for me this is something like a reminiscence to christian dior’s new look, i like the cape, congratulations! since i have seen a photo of a dior-cape looking like this one, i have thought about sewing one, maybe i start doing so because of yours!

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    Nov 17, 2007, 04.57 PMby gothicfeverdream

    thats gorgeous.

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    Oct 19, 2007, 06.31 AMby lilo

    this is a WOW! I love everything about it – the pattern, the fabric and last but not least the very careful and beautiful finish (love your buttonholes)

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    Oct 18, 2007, 10.54 AMby fashion1

    great choice on fabric! looks really stylish!

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    Oct 18, 2007, 09.00 AMby benedikta

    what a lucky sister you have!

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    Oct 18, 2007, 02.26 AMby wendyxo

    Gorgeous !

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    Oct 17, 2007, 11.59 PMby schickchick

    oh, i love that! your very talented.

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