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Talea 9301

Added Jan 31, 2009

by sgp

Worcester, Massa...

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Description

I made this during my winter break when I was home from college. The pattern was not that easy to read so I basically just cut out the pieces and figured out how to assemble it myself. I love how it turned out and have got a tonnn of compliments on it (most people think I got it for a department store like j.crew!)

Material Notes

italian wool (got at britex fabrics in San Francisco in the salvage area for a bargain), silk print (got at mood fabric in New York), gold buttons (got a train museum in my hometown, vintage train conductor buttons)

Difficulty

Novice

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    Jan 5, 2010, 11.00 PMby littlewishes

    I LOVE! this, wanted to give it a go for a while and now you have inspired me to do it :)

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    Feb 2, 2009, 03.25 AMby airyfairyclarey

    This is gorgeous, luv the lining and the buttons! :)

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    Feb 1, 2009, 05.57 PMby dressdummy

    What a delicious looking coat! A fine coat in classic red is a sure thing, and you are to be congratulated on your workmanship. I can absolutely understand how people thought you purchased it from a nice shop. And dropping names like Italian Wool and Silk from Mood. . . I’m jealous!

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    Feb 1, 2009, 08.55 AMby allygally

    Beautiful!!! You did a wonderful job on this. The color is spectacular, I love it. Hooray for Britex, their remnants floor is incredible!

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    Feb 1, 2009, 04.58 AMby milkyway

    It looks very pro, love the color!!

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    Feb 1, 2009, 02.05 AMby miss-g

    You did a great job. It looks very well made. I love the colour and those gold buttons.

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    Jan 31, 2009, 11.43 PMby tdbrown85

    this looks very professional. you did a great job

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    Jan 31, 2009, 07.09 PMby sew4my3

    I can see why someone would think it was from J. Crew! This coat looks so well made and the fabric color is wonderful!

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    Jan 31, 2009, 05.24 PMby arete999

    I love the coat!Great fabric,buttons,lining!Where did you get this wool and the buttons?

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    Jan 31, 2009, 04.30 PMby erdronen

    beautiful! i LOVE it! i also need to make one before it gets warm!!! i better get on that :) great great job- the color is fantastic!

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    Jan 31, 2009, 01.36 PMby calicocouture

    Beautiful! I like the seaming details, the gold buttons, and that COLOR!

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    Jan 31, 2009, 12.48 PMby susisonne

    Great!

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    Jan 31, 2009, 12.42 PMby sewstacey

    I love this! Gorgeous color too :)

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    Jan 31, 2009, 12.40 PMby bola

    yeah cool coat!! I want to make mine too (before it gets warm again!)bx

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    Jan 31, 2009, 11.32 AMby polychromatin

    Wow, it looks great! The fabrics are very nice! Good job!

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