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My Starlet Suit Jacket

Added Sep 26, 2012

by shavlin

Perth, Australia

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Description

The Starlet Suit Jacket (Gretchen’s – for craftsy.com)

Material Notes

SELF – 85% Wool blend ; LINING – Liberty of London Tana Lawn; Hand painted buttons – Buttons, Buttons, Buttons Sydney

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Jacket/Blazer
Style
Classic, Vintage
Material
Cotton, Wool

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    Sep 26, 2012, 10.05 PMby shavlin

    Thank you for your kind words. This was one of the projects that is a sheer joy from beginning to end (for me anyway), There was a lot of hand stitching involved in shaping the wool with weft interfacing and inserting the lining. It went from being a scratchy piece of navy wool fabric to a soft beautiful perfect fitting jacket – I just love it, its a shame its coming into summer in Australia!

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    Sep 26, 2012, 06.46 AMby Mary Athey

    well hello gorgeous!! the jackets fab and i love the buttons x

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    Sep 26, 2012, 06.16 AMby schnui

    Lovely jacket; well done.

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    Sep 26, 2012, 05.48 AMby puzzlingus

    I like the buttons. It is great accent

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