Posh Pink Coat

Added Oct 21, 2010

by Anne Wagenha...

Warwickshire, Un...

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Description

Low funnel neck coat with and almost leg ’o mutton sleeve. Long cuffs have buttons along the length. Coat is shaped along the hemline in a curve. Hand dyed silver habutai silk lining, the neck has hand dyed silk velvet inside instead of wool to prevent itching. Covered buttons individually embellished with silver lame, sequins, beads and other fibres.

The coat and dress beneath were designed for the Master Taylor’s Guild "Golden Shears " Competition in 2009. The outfit reached the finals.

This coat is for sale, message me if you are interested.

Pattern was drafted to standard UK size 12.

Material Notes

Pink wool, silk habutai and silk velvet to line. Traditional tailoring used for structure.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Coat/Capes
Style
Classic
Material
Silk, Wool

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    Nov 1, 2010, 03.20 PMby fairyprincess

    beautiful coat! but isn’t this essentially collarless rather than a funnel neck?

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      Nov 4, 2010, 10.26 AMby Anne Wagenhauser

      I drafted a funnel, however it doesn’t show that well in these photos, and it is only 2.5cm high. I didn’t want a short necked person to appear neckless…

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    Oct 23, 2010, 02.37 PMby nidhi

    Love this coat; the front design is so beautiful!

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    Oct 22, 2010, 05.55 PMby Anne Wagenhauser

    Thanks for your positive comments guys!

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    Oct 22, 2010, 12.02 PMby be-bops1

    LOVE IT!! I so love interesting beautiful linings in coats. :) :) This is just stunning, great work.

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    Oct 22, 2010, 07.45 AMby anajan

    Amazing and very inspiring. Love the button closure.

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    Oct 22, 2010, 07.25 AMby zaarissima

    what a wonderful coat! (the pattern, the bottons, the details – I’m excited!)

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    Oct 22, 2010, 02.57 AMby pixelink

    ohhmy… stunning!

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    Oct 21, 2010, 11.46 PMby meiissi

    This is sooooo beautiful! I love it.

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