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Linen Jacket

Added Oct 25, 2007

by kasia26

Brooklyn, New Yo...






Bolero jackets seem to be in this season, so I decided to make one, too. I used a Burda pattern #106 from 9/07 issue. The fabric is linen/coton and the linning is made of leftover fabric (a skirt I was making that just didn’t come out right).




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    Nov 12, 2007, 01.41 PMby prinnyt

    Just lovely and great workmanship (womenship) :)

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    Oct 28, 2007, 05.45 AMby galiah

    god work i love it

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    Oct 27, 2007, 10.04 AMby myk

    very chic! I love the lining..

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    Oct 26, 2007, 10.25 AMby kasia26

    Thank you all for your nice comments. Zozowahine; the pattern was fairly easy to use. It was my first time making lining, I spend little time on it. Also, I don’t have much experience with collars ( my #2 collar), and the professional descriptions of instructions are little like foregin language for me, so making the collar was like solving a puzzle for me. I am not sure if I did it right but it looks ok. I decided aginst shoulder pads and changed closure from snaps to buttons. ohh, and one more thing; the pocket flaps tend to roll up (they roll up on the Burda picture, too), so I added 2 snaps on each pocket to keep them down. I general, all the pattern pices came together well and I didn’t have to make any ajustements there. Good luck with your project and I hope to see your creation soon.

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    Oct 26, 2007, 06.12 AMby lilo

    Lovely! I also like the lining

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    Oct 26, 2007, 02.05 AMby jellybean

    I agree — the lining is fabulous.

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    Oct 25, 2007, 10.57 PMby jj1

    It really looks great. I like your choice of lining too.

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    Oct 25, 2007, 10.34 PMby pinkhibiscus

    I like it! the cut, and the lining makes it looks luxurious~

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