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queen imelda convertible jacket

Added Nov 7, 2008

by ledthread

Brooklyn, New Yo...

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Description

here’s a little ledthread trivia:

i’m a quarter filipina.

sometimes you can’t tell, sometimes you can.

i think, right now, with this lil jacket, you can:

designer surplus quilted acetate self. sort of quilty, beautiful body. reds/golds/blacks one side, whiter on the other side. designer surplus gold lam bias binding.

i built this jacket to be reversible, either side goes to the outside. there is also a thin wire in the collar binding, continuing all the way around the jacket body, to allow you to shape the collar at will. it’s pretty fricking marvelous.

S, M, L available, made to order, please allow 1-2 weeks to ship.

Material Notes

Materials
designer surplus metallic acetate, gold lame, ledthread love

Difficulty

Novice

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Credits

ledthread.com

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    Nov 10, 2008, 05.50 AMby bola

    wow wow wow! the jacket is great and the dress too!

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    Nov 9, 2008, 10.30 AMby secrezee

    You are such a Sew-A-Holic! Awesome!!!

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    Nov 9, 2008, 04.52 AMby ems

    nice! beautiful tattoo aswell!

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    Nov 9, 2008, 02.58 AMby justmica

    Awesome… Love the fabric!

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    Nov 8, 2008, 09.46 AMby karencilla

    This is amazing! Your vision of fashion is so different and so unique. I love it. Great pictures as always!

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    Nov 8, 2008, 12.42 AMby sewella

    I too was wandering what were you doing latetly since we haven’t seen your creatins for a while, and there you are… with lots of amazing things. Excellent job! And this jacket? I simply love it!!

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    Nov 7, 2008, 08.24 PMby emsalot

    wow that’s beautiful you are sooo talented!

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    Nov 7, 2008, 04.48 PMby cheriered

    Ok, so everyday you inspire me! I L.O.V.E your creations and I’ve been wondering what you’ve been working on lately cos’ I haven’t seen anything posted recently, and I’ve been eagerly awaiting :). This is just simply beautiful…..well all your creations are! I love it!

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