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Retro Plaid Car Coat

Added Feb 20, 2008

by shanniebaby

Escondido, Calif...






Plaid car coat made from a vintage Kwik Sew pattern. I made view B (single breasted)

Material Notes

Vintage wool plaid from mom’s stash.





Thanks mom for saving this fabric all those years!

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    Feb 21, 2008, 09.21 PMby shanniebaby

    Thanks everyone! EmilyKate: Here is where I got the thread stand: It was back ordered when I got it too. But I was amazed at how quick I received it. It keeps my thread clean and visible- so worth the wait!

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    Feb 20, 2008, 09.33 PMby lilo

    great! this is real retro, vintage pattern + vintage fabric.

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    Feb 20, 2008, 02.36 PMby emilykate

    Fantastic. I also want your thread stand :o)

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    Feb 20, 2008, 02.22 PMby mmmrphs


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    Feb 20, 2008, 02.17 PMby miss-g

    I love your coat and I love the pattern. What a great find. Its so stylish.

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    Feb 20, 2008, 11.49 AMby dairyheir66

    I love your coat. You’re lucky for having such a saving mom.

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