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My first serious project

Added Nov 26, 2008

by anuchka

Toronto, Canada






I love this warm nice looking creation of mine!

I spent four 8-hour days to create this coat. I was inspired by a picture found on this website – Talea 9301.

Burda, keep on inspiring people!

Material Notes

Exterior: 100% wool, lining is polyester.




Garment Type

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    Nov 15, 2011, 08.36 AMby janul

    lovely, and the colour is perfect!

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    Aug 30, 2011, 04.35 PMby luanneluan


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    Jun 13, 2011, 03.35 PMby anuchka

    Wow, I feel SO good about this project after reading all your comments))) Well, my efforts to create a head-turning piece are awarded!

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    Feb 20, 2011, 11.39 AMby Delphina14

    This coat looks totally professional, you are very gifted. Fabulous!

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    Dec 21, 2010, 01.04 AMby Skoo

    This is my first post on any project: that looks amazing!

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    Sep 26, 2010, 09.56 PMby adrie00

    Fantastic! It looks so professional. Amazing.

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    May 5, 2010, 01.19 AMby anuchka

    Sorry, girls that I have not been around. I had a baby boy in January:))). He takes all my time now.

    I am already using the suede bag for his diapers that I had made a while before my pregnancy:))

    Now, my son is going to be an inspiration for my projects.

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    Jan 2, 2009, 11.08 PMby samlee

    Wow! You did such an awesome job! It looks so stylish and professional!

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    Dec 20, 2008, 07.05 PMby arete999

    This coat is a very serious project!So many details!Great color!Beautiful work!!!I want to make this pattern as well(I’m thinking to use a denim for it) Thank you for inspiration!

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    Dec 3, 2008, 05.34 AMby yarteca

    Everything about your coat is absolutely beautiful!

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    Nov 30, 2008, 04.53 AMby cathysews

    I am truely in awe! What a fantastic coat. Worth every one of those 8 hour days. Brilliant job!!

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    Nov 28, 2008, 06.10 AMby erdronen

    gorgeous coat! this is absolutely fabulous! i love the color of it and it looks very well made! great great job! i am so impressed!

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    Nov 27, 2008, 07.22 PMby laurencebibeau

    This coat is so beautiful ! The colour is really great ! Good job!

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    Nov 27, 2008, 05.27 PMby calicocouture

    Wow! Not one bit of this looks “homemade” the detailing is perfect, as is the fit. You should be very proud of this!

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    Nov 27, 2008, 09.25 AMby nenasew

    This is such a lovely creation. It looks so worth the effort. Its so chunky but feminine at the same time. Great job.

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    Nov 27, 2008, 02.32 AMby miss-g

    Its such a beautiful coat. It was worth the many hours you spent sewing. It fits you perfectly.

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    Nov 27, 2008, 02.25 AMby evulekotule

    Well done! I like the colour and buttons, but most of all I admire how perfectly it is done.

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    Nov 27, 2008, 02.11 AMby yoshimi

    Your coat is great! I love your choice of fabric and buttons. It looks perfect!

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    Nov 27, 2008, 02.01 AMby anajan

    Beautiful! Very neatly done. The color is fantastic, suits you. Bravo!

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    Nov 27, 2008, 01.24 AMby luzie

    Wow, your coat is great! The colour is cool and the big buttons make it really unique!

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    Nov 27, 2008, 12.03 AMby ghainskom


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    Nov 26, 2008, 10.26 PMby silverfairy2

    Love the coat. You did an awesome job and it looks better than anything off the rack. I think the color looks perfect with your complexion and keep flexing that muscle!!!

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    Nov 26, 2008, 08.47 PMby balduffington

    This is so inspiring! Your coat is beautiful and I really love the big buttons…

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    Nov 26, 2008, 07.42 PMby emsalot

    fanstastic!!! what a beautiful coat and a beautiful colour!

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    Nov 26, 2008, 06.30 PMby lunatepetal

    wow!! great creation!!! nice blue and i like the big buttons :)

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    Nov 26, 2008, 04.52 PMby justmica

    Wow… How awesome!?!! I adore it!! You sew it perfectly!! Love the coloure, love it all!! Very, very beautiful, stylish, modern and practical!!!

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    Nov 26, 2008, 04.52 PMby anuchka

    Gee! Guys, you’ve made my day! Thank you for all your nice comments. Now that I got such a good feedback I simply must continue with something more complicated. Next project will be silk goblet curtains. I’ll keep you updated:))

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    Nov 26, 2008, 04.03 PMby vickles

    Your coat is really lovely! Its a beautiful colour and you look good and warm!

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    Nov 26, 2008, 03.50 PMby bola

    WOW I’m in awe with this!! first, FIRST project???? it looks shop bought!! fantastic job!! well done!! bx

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