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Peplum Jacket with Lace Trim

Added Apr 4, 2012

by nadia42

Perth, Australia






Peplum jacket from McCalls 5936. I made this about a year ago, but haven’t gotten around to getting pictures til recently. I don’t quite remeber any of the modifications I made, I think I may have lengthened the bodice a bit.
This was my first time attempting a lined jacket, so the lining is a bit messy. Also my top stitching is a bit wonky, but I shouldn’t point out all the mistakes. :P
I decided to give it a lace trim after falling in love with Anthropologie’s lace trim blazer. Although I didn’t take into account the curves of the jacket, so the trim is a bit puckered in some areas.
Overall I really like it :) Looks pretty cute with a pair of jeans and boots :)
A little more on my blog :)

Material Notes

Soft cotton suiting material i think, i’m not quite sure




Spring, Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Casual, Preppy, Romantic
Coating, Cotton, Suiting

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    Apr 7, 2012, 12.46 PMby claudinka

    That is beautiful! Love the lace details.

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    Apr 6, 2012, 06.39 AMby joost52

    Looks great on you!

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    Apr 5, 2012, 11.55 PMby nouvellegamine

    so cute! i love the lace details.

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    Apr 5, 2012, 06.33 AMby prettysewinggirl

    Very cute indeed!!!

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    Apr 4, 2012, 09.26 PMby schnui

    This jacket is lovely and I do like the lace trimmed edges; a lovely finish. Well done on making this jacket and I am sure you learnt heaps sewing it.

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      Apr 5, 2012, 01.10 AMby nadia42

      Thank you! Yes I certainly did :) It was pretty challenging

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    Apr 4, 2012, 08.52 PMby Julia Morley

    nice work!! I really want to buy that pattern now – out of print but still available :-)

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      Apr 5, 2012, 01.11 AMby nadia42

      Thanks!! Yes you should, it’s a great pattern! The peplum is super flattering :)

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    Apr 4, 2012, 06.18 PMby asperge11

    Oh my god I love this jacket! Like sooooo much!!! Great job :)

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