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Medieval Wedding Jacket

Added Oct 27, 2009

by fabricdragon

Aberlour, United...

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Description

This is a Medieval style jacket I designed recently for a friend’s wedding. The bride chose her own fabrics and I adapted an old princess line dress pattern to create a jacket. The dress underneath was something the bride already owned (but wasn’t the right shade to match the jacket) so I turned it inside out and overlaid it with the lace used on the lower sleeves.

Material Notes

Fabrics: Turquoise silk, gold lace, pale blue anti-static lining and satin ribbon, Fastenings: 2 large hook & eye fasteners and ribbon lacing at back

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Coat/Capes
Material
Lace/Sequins, Silk

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    Oct 28, 2009, 12.31 PMby thewiltedmagnolia

    That’s fabulous! Almost makes me want to get married just to wear the dress….almost….. :)

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    Oct 28, 2009, 03.02 AMby fabricitis

    So wonderful. Great look, beautiful color. Great idea for the lace overlay

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    Oct 28, 2009, 02.27 AMby sew4my3

    How very beautiful! Your creative thought to use the underside of the dress and overlay it with lace was such a grand idea! All I can say is that the overall look is a fantasy come true!

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    Oct 28, 2009, 01.49 AMby judeb

    Very lovely, especially like the way you altered her dress to match.

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    Oct 27, 2009, 10.58 PMby Galadriel F

    Very pretty.

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    Oct 27, 2009, 12.35 PMby irmchen

    Klasse! I have never seen before something comparable.

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