Added Nov 22, 2010
A 1950’s swing coat with funnel collar, 3/4 length sleeves and back pleat.
I made this version of the coat in a green linen with black buttons. I also think it would work really well in a metallic brocade. If done in black and gold it would make a marvelous opera coat. One singapore sling please!
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