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Leather Philip Lim inspired jacket

Added Sep 8, 2011

by berfahsews

San Jose, Califo...






My take on Philip Lim’s Fall 2011 jacket. I made some modifications to an existing pattern at the sleeve and the neck and added the leather accents. I added a silk charmeuse lining with a raw silk flat piping. The interiors have shoulder pads and a sleeve head to give added oomph.

Material Notes

men’s wool suiting, silk charmeuse lining, leather accents, magnetic closure




Garment Type
Classic, Mod
Leather/Fur, Silk, Wool

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    May 13, 2012, 08.32 AMby JPGagnon

    Another great job!

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    Sep 19, 2011, 11.29 PMby urbandon


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    Sep 13, 2011, 08.13 PMby jaypay

    I am in awe of your abilities!! Totally exemplary creativity Jackets are my friends…. they are chic and forgiving at the same time

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    Sep 13, 2011, 01.11 PMby WagDoll

    I love this jacket!

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    Sep 12, 2011, 07.03 PMby cantare

    Tres tres chic and lovely. Above and beyond the trend :) It’s wonderful.

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    Sep 12, 2011, 06.31 PMby ZiggyIsobell

    Reaaaally love it, woww..

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    Sep 12, 2011, 10.06 AMby newdawnk

    Love it!

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    Sep 11, 2011, 05.11 PMby Testosterone


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    Sep 10, 2011, 05.25 PMby nehozack

    yummy and so beautifully sewn!

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    Sep 10, 2011, 10.13 AMby nikkishell

    very stylish!

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    Sep 9, 2011, 08.57 PMby nouvellegamine


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    Sep 9, 2011, 07.26 PMby Renée Wagemans

    great jacket, well done

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    Sep 9, 2011, 12.19 PMby emilief

    this looks so polished, I wish I could sew like that! Love the leather touch too !

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    Sep 9, 2011, 10.28 AMby woman

    love the sleeves!

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    Sep 9, 2011, 09.20 AMby camberwellgal

    What a superb jacket! I love the boxy shape and widened sleeves and whole minimalism of it. Damn, I’d love a version of that!

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    Sep 9, 2011, 06.25 AMby eunnyjang

    wow. This is just fantastic!

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