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Little Black Coat

Added Jan 20, 2009

by scrumptiousd...

Burnaby, Canada






I found the felted wool in Value Village for $5 and also the lining fabric for $1, The result is very warm as the wool is thick. Although bulky the wool was quite easy to sew and the pattern simple….maybe a second in a different fabric??

Material Notes

felted wool, cotton





Simplicity pattern 2762

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    May 5, 2009, 01.39 PMby sseahra

    Wow, really nice work. It’s lovely and your skills are amazing!

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    Feb 15, 2009, 09.45 AMby mmillsj

    Gorgeous coat and very professional job. Will you need to dry clean it? I’m interested in using wool but I hate to spend the money to dry clean when I can save tons by buying bargain fabric and making it myself. Spending all that money on dry cleaning seems to defeat the purpose. I’ve been told you can hand wash a wool garment without shrinking it but I’m not sure that’s true.

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    Jan 21, 2009, 12.56 PMby smvphotography

    it’s so great! beautiful cut!

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    Jan 20, 2009, 11.02 AMby dressdummy

    Oh definitely another one! I would want it in several colors. . . as long as I could do as professional a job on it as you did. And the fact that you got such a deal on the most excellent fabrics makes it all the better. I’m loving that coat!

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    Jan 20, 2009, 09.58 AMby punkspark

    this is a very beautiful coat! where did you got the pattern from?

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    Jan 20, 2009, 07.57 AMby lunatepetal

    great jacket for only $6?! (well, puls your labor…)

    really like the simpleness of it :)

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    Jan 20, 2009, 03.34 AMby senasews

    Nice jacket, very well done!

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    Jan 20, 2009, 03.15 AMby miss-g

    Lovely jacket, and the fabric was a great find.

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    Jan 20, 2009, 02.58 AMby meseide

    Really cute jacket and it looks so professionally made…

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    Jan 20, 2009, 12.21 AMby anajan


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    Jan 20, 2009, 12.08 AMby erdronen

    beautiful coat!

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    Jan 20, 2009, 12.02 AMby ghainskom

    very well done, it looks very professional!

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    Jan 19, 2009, 11.53 PMby julietta

    How cute! I like everything about it, the shape, the lining…

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    Jan 19, 2009, 11.51 PMby susisonne

    Your jacket is breautiful and suits you perfectly! Great!

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    Jan 19, 2009, 11.40 PMby juebejue

    its really cute! i like it :) i like the linking too! what pattern did you use?

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    Jan 19, 2009, 10.06 PMby arete999

    Good work!It looks very nice on you!

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