the sailor jacket

Added Feb 9, 2012

by redredhoodie

Berlin, Germany

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Description

It’s a variation of a pattern, I’ve used before: Burda 03/2010 pattern #102. I redrafted the front to make it double-breasted, changed the collar shape, redrafted the sleeves and added pockets to the side seams. The whole project is inspired by a modcloth jacket.
Pattern matching went quiete well except for the raglan sleeves, but I don’t mind. Also I love the lining, it’s a butterfly emroidered cotton.

The inspiration pic and more details can be found on my blog

Material Notes

cotton canvas, cotton shirting, metal buttons

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Jacket/Blazer
Style
Beach, Bohemian, Casual, Mod, Preppy
Material
Cotton

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    Feb 13, 2012, 02.20 PMby loulourosa

    How lovely! and those stripes are perfect!

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    Feb 12, 2012, 09.35 AMby tiffa34

    So so nice! I love the lining as well :)

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    Feb 11, 2012, 07.20 AMby redredhoodie

    Thank you all so much for your kind words!

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    Feb 11, 2012, 02.42 AMby surbee

    wow – great job! like x 153!

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    Feb 11, 2012, 01.44 AMby mwelland

    I love this jacket. Beautifully done and it looks great on you. The rounded lapels are so cute.

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    Feb 10, 2012, 02.21 PMby strickmeise

    Wonderful! I never thought of a jacket with horizontal stripes, but I like Yours a lot!

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    Feb 10, 2012, 01.16 AMby ladykatza

    This is super duper cute, I love it!

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    Feb 10, 2012, 12.06 AMby barmaglot

    Love it! Great job!

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    Feb 9, 2012, 09.35 PMby patti-r

    Really love your version of the jacket, great job!!

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    Feb 9, 2012, 08.46 PMby wildcatspow

    Really cute! Great job!

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    Feb 9, 2012, 06.56 PMby janul

    looks great! and good job on matching the pleats :)

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      Feb 9, 2012, 06.56 PMby janul

      oh I thought “stripes” :D

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    Feb 9, 2012, 04.41 PMby nouvellegamine

    wow! super cute! i looked at the original pattern on your blog & you did an amazing job changing it. your collar is pretty spectacular.

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    Feb 9, 2012, 04.24 PMby jackaroe

    it looks fantastic! I want one too ;-)

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    Feb 9, 2012, 03.28 PMby aluckmann

    Just amazing! I love everything about this jacket – and I want one :)

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    Feb 9, 2012, 03.16 PMby jadealamode

    Just went over to your blog.Your jacket turned out great!!The lining is so cute.

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      Feb 9, 2012, 03.20 PMby redredhoodie

      Thank you. The linig is really fun to look at.

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    Feb 9, 2012, 02.58 PMby mokosha

    it’s adorable.. wouldn’t have guessed what pattern you used in million years.. and this stripey fabric is perfect

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      Feb 9, 2012, 03.16 PMby redredhoodie

      Thank you, I’ve just browsed your blog, it’s brilliant.

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