Spring jacket

Added Feb 16, 2010

by Nina Helland...

Oslo, Norway

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Description

I fell in love with a yellow jacket from the 09 spring collection by Malene Birger. Since I couldnt find it in stores, I decided to make my own version. I modified a Vouge pattern, used a light wool blend fabric, satin details on the sleeves and buttons and a light purple lining to create som contrast. The bow is connected with a safetypin, so I can remove it if I feel like it.

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Jacket/Blazer
Style
Classic
Material
Blends, Linen, Satin, Wool

Credits

catchannette

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    Mar 10, 2010, 01.01 PMby lotus07

    Amazing,dear!!! Also I like ur color NUDE is in trend! I think that it will be perfect in spring! Good luck in ur sewing!

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    Mar 4, 2010, 08.33 PMby mitmit

    When I see that jacket, I think Malene Birger can be very proud of having you as a fan! It’s absolutely amazing!

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    Mar 3, 2010, 07.14 PMby nettevivante

    This jacket is just wonderful and you have great photos. I am glad you could add my how-to for the bow to this beautiful project. :)

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    Feb 22, 2010, 10.21 PMby paunnet

    so cute! A beautiful idea!

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    Feb 22, 2010, 07.33 PMby Erin E

    Cute!! Love the satin details! And the detachable bow is very smart. Perfect spring jacket!

    Btw, I featured this on my blog:

    http://trailertreasure.wordpress.com/2010/02/22/burdastyle-top-picks-week-of-215-221/

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    Feb 19, 2010, 08.52 PMby kdexeter

    YUM!!!!!!

    That is all.

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    Feb 18, 2010, 09.08 PMby celestekb

    Love your jacket! Very inspiring. What number V pattern did you modify?

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      Feb 18, 2010, 10.54 PMby Nina Helland Sortland

      Thank you so much!. I really appreciate it :-) I used the V 8548 as a startingpoint.

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    Feb 18, 2010, 12.29 PMby sunriseruby

    Beautiful!

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    Feb 17, 2010, 07.08 PMby ponygirl93

    One word: Wow. Love it!!!

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    Feb 17, 2010, 10.36 AMby masty

    Absolutely fantastic!

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    Feb 17, 2010, 03.13 AMby funnymuffin

    So cute! The colors look so awesome for spring. It would even be nice in a jewel tone for fall.

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    Feb 17, 2010, 02.35 AMby reneebies

    So freaking awesome.

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    Feb 16, 2010, 09.57 PMby benew

    This coat is SO beautiful. Great choice of fabric. And I totally agree with you: some days you might not feel like a bow. And some days, it’s totally worth the statement.

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    Feb 16, 2010, 07.59 PMby emilyhale

    wow that is super pretty and you did a good job with the fit. I love the bow.

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    Feb 16, 2010, 06.29 PMby yesicap416

    love this it’s very nice i want to try to make this =] hhe i am off this whole week!!!

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    Feb 16, 2010, 06.01 PMby applesnoranges

    Good Job! It has a very romantic feel to it. loving it <3

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    Feb 16, 2010, 06.00 PMby maybeemily

    The bow is great! Also, the 4th picture is super cute!

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    Feb 16, 2010, 05.36 PMby amibambini

    I almost thought it was the new Burdastyle pattern for Monday! Very sleek and chic.

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    Feb 16, 2010, 05.01 PMby knt831

    This coat is absolutely ADORABLE!! I love the bow on the shoulder, it makes it so sweet.

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    Feb 16, 2010, 04.39 PMby juebejue

    its so cute! you make me want one!

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    Feb 16, 2010, 03.29 PMby lunatepetal

    love the big bow! beautiful jacket :)

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    Feb 16, 2010, 03.02 PMby calicocouture

    What a gorgeous jacket! I love the bow and purple lining.

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    Feb 16, 2010, 03.01 PMby sunnilj9

    It’s just lovely and I’m adoring that big bow. So so sweet! Beautifully made.

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    Feb 16, 2010, 02.40 PMby dorawarren

    so cute

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    Feb 16, 2010, 02.16 PMby nettie

    It’s beautiful!! It inspires me to get started on a spring jacket.

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    Feb 16, 2010, 01.35 PMby anajan

    Gorgeous!

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    Feb 16, 2010, 01.30 PMby imvisible

    very sophisticated!

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    Feb 16, 2010, 01.03 PMby bjorgg

    This is pretty and the bow looks good on it. I also love Malene Birger :)

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    Feb 16, 2010, 12.56 PMby lenarrrd

    Wow! I adore it! Wish I had it in my wardrobe, well done! :)

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    Feb 16, 2010, 12.02 PMby btgkowalski

    I love it. It’s very girly…which I LOVE!!

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