Plaid Fun Jacket

Added Feb 18, 2013

by mezzocouture

Toronto, Canada

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Description

I really needed a casual jacket that wasn’t a sports jacket. I used thrifted wool plaid and felted it a bit. I lined this jacket and added belt loops. So warm! I used one long strip of bias fabric instead of the shaped bands that the pattern suggests. Winter Plaid Jacket

Material Notes

wool, kasha lining, thread

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Jacket/Blazer
Style
Bohemian, Casual
Material
Coating, Corduroy, Denim, Polyester, Suiting, Wool

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    Oct 1, 2013, 11.49 AMby LakeWylieMom

    Wonderful job! I really like how you used the cut seam allowance showing to add some extra detail. It brings it from nice to wow! Brilliant idea on both the bias strip and the cut seam showing.

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    Mar 24, 2013, 05.43 PMby mezzocouture

    Thanks, all, for your lovely words of encouragement! This jacket is getting more wear than any other in my closet these days!

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    Feb 18, 2013, 08.52 PMby bjr99

    Love this jacket. It looks fabulous!

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    Feb 18, 2013, 04.26 PMby Zaiba Shaikh

    Soooo Good :)

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    Feb 18, 2013, 12.23 PMby norskie

    Good work. Practical and pretty. What more could you want?

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    Feb 18, 2013, 08.40 AMby Mary Athey

    Well all I can say.is.wow!! I love.this you did a smashing.job on this coat and.it s fabulous.on you x

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    Feb 18, 2013, 06.17 AMby Mary P.

    Perfect sewing!!!

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    Feb 18, 2013, 06.17 AMby Mary P.

    Perfect sewing!!!

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    Feb 18, 2013, 04.10 AMby dat757deeva

    I really like this jacket!

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