Jamaica color Jacket

Added Jul 30, 2010

by calicia-1

Montego Bay, Jam...

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Description

This is a jacket that one of my co-workers wanted me to create for her. She did not exactly have a style in mind but she loved jackets and rastafarian theme colors. I was in the phase ( and still am actually ) of loving military styled jackets, so I thought the style would be perfect for her.

The one mistake I made was not including red on the jacket. Rasta colors are green, gold and red. Because I don’t typically pay much attention to rasta colors mainly because I don’t like primary colors, I didn’t realize before she told me this after I gave her the jacket.

She however LOVED the jacket. It fit her like a glove and she said she was center of attention the minute she walked in at the party she wanted to wear it to. I made a black bustier lined with gold on the front to go with it but she didn’t get that because I had to take it in some more and she was leaving the island so I didn’t get the time to take it in. I was a little sorry she didn’t get it because the bustier would have looked so hot with it. I still have it, i’m thinking about altering it and wearing it myself. I’ll post pictures of the bustier soon.

…and I might make a jacket similar to that one to wear it with, hope I find the time….

Material Notes

Stretch Cotton Twill
Satin
Gold piping
Gold buttons

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

Season
Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Jacket/Blazer
Style
Military
Material
Cotton

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    Aug 18, 2012, 03.13 AMby finelookin03

    seriously!!…. this is fabulous… it looks so well done and stylish… i love it!

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      Sep 24, 2012, 04.05 PMby calicia-1

      Thankyou for your comments hon!

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    Aug 1, 2010, 09.30 PMby amanda129

    wow, love love love this….and we have something in common, both from Mobay !!!!! Keep up the good work…

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      Sep 24, 2012, 04.06 PMby calicia-1

      OMG! I just saw your comment, I’m stunned there’s someone else on this site that is from Jamaica much less Mo-Bay! Well, HELLO THERE!!

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