Navy blue Simplicity jacket

Added Sep 3, 2010

by smurfette2010

Vancouver, Canada




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This is from the Cynthia Rowley line by Simplicity 2443. Again, I made it one size smaller and slightly shorter, and skipped the lower pockets because they were too much work. In hindsight, I wish I only used the lower pockets with the flaps rather than the upper pockets, but now I’m too lazy to change it. I also modified the button part and used clasps instead of the ribbon ties.

This is a great little jacket to wear casually with shorts or a cute dress. The only thing I would change with this pattern is the ties on the sleeves. The ties are a bit long, as you can clearly see in the photo, I would definitely cut it shorter by at least one inch.

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Spring, Summer, Fall
Garment Type

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    Mar 2, 2011, 07.27 PMby infinite-plus-one

    I’m soooo in love with this, seriously! Great job!

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      Mar 2, 2011, 11.23 PMby smurfette2010

      Thanks! I can’t wait for spring weather to arrive so I can wear it again!

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    Sep 6, 2010, 07.48 AMby begysh

    I love it….. I couldn’t find the pattern. can you link it. I love the shorts toooo….

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    Sep 4, 2010, 01.23 AMby bmapso

    Soooo cute!

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    Sep 3, 2010, 05.45 PMby smallone

    every version of this jacket I’ve seen is great…yours very much included :)

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    Sep 3, 2010, 05.27 PMby nattyjane

    Great clasps and color! It looks wonderful on you.

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    Sep 3, 2010, 03.33 PMby smurfette2010

    Thanks for all the kind words! I would encourage you to make one too, it only took a few hours and it works with so many outfits!

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    Sep 3, 2010, 02.59 PMby iroiro

    This is so cute and versatile! I want one too! And you look so pretty in it :)

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    Sep 3, 2010, 12.26 PMby carolinam

    cute jacket

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    Sep 3, 2010, 12.22 PMby maxathon

    OH MY GOOSH……. Your So pretty!! SUPER-DIDUUUPER talented… it looks so tailer-made and clean… GREAT JOB :)

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    Sep 3, 2010, 12.22 PMby maxathon

    OH MY GOOSH……. Your So pretty!! SUPER-DIDUUUPER talented… it looks so tailer-made and clean… GREAT JOB :)

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    Sep 3, 2010, 11.37 AMby emilykate

    Lovely! Chic and perfect for springtime :o)

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    Sep 3, 2010, 09.55 AMby nikotina

    Such a great item, it’s looks just perfect ! i love absolutely everything about it, the color, the claps and you in it ,everything looks great. I myself have a very similar jacket ( bought, not made ) which i where all the time but i have to admit that yours is way way better. enjoy it .

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    Sep 3, 2010, 09.27 AMby zaarissima

    a very pretty jacket!!!

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    Sep 3, 2010, 08.46 AMby julietta

    Great jacket and great outfit!

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    Sep 3, 2010, 07.54 AMby Zane Tanqueco


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    Sep 3, 2010, 07.09 AMby pink-cornelia

    so cute, love it, navy jackets always look great.

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