The special love I have for you, My baby blue

Added Dec 20, 2013

by kokuryu

Wroclaw, Poland

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Description

I made a few alterations to the pattern:

  • I made the coat fuller.
  • The original collar was too small, so I made it bigger.
  • I added cuffs to the sleeves.
  • I did not make the pockets and the belt.

Material Notes

Shell: wool duffle
Lining: viscose satin

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Coat/Capes
Style
Classic, Vintage
Material
Wool

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    Jan 2, 2014, 04.26 AMby melin arias

    Great color. This would look incredible with some full length gloves!

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    Dec 28, 2013, 11.01 PMby zsyzu

    Beautiful coat!

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    Dec 24, 2013, 03.57 AMby smallone

    oh I was looking at the many versions of this coat that have been sewn, especially on the Russian burda site…but of all those yours is my favorite, love what you’ve done with the sleeves!! It’s very Jackie O. congrats.

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    Dec 24, 2013, 03.57 AMby smallone

    oh I was looking at the many versions of this coat that have been sewn, especially on the Russian burda site…but of all those yours is my favorite, love what you’ve done with the sleeves!! It’s very Jackie O. congrats.

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    Dec 21, 2013, 07.58 PMby chillwear

    Beautiful coat, love the blue fabric! I’ve wanted to make a blue coat, but finding the fabric is a real challenge. Thanks for sharing- great inspiration!

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    Dec 21, 2013, 01.51 PMby kokuryu

    Thank you all so much for your lovely comments! :)

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    Dec 21, 2013, 05.48 AMby Denise Wild

    Love how you made this coat your own- it’s gorgeous!

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    Dec 20, 2013, 08.37 PMby Mary Athey

    Oh i love this coat, it truely is a jackie o. The colour is fab and its just gorgeous on you x

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    Dec 20, 2013, 06.49 PMby janene

    So beautiful :-)

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    Dec 20, 2013, 05.27 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Very cool and elegant – You have done a great job! :-)

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    Dec 20, 2013, 05.16 PMby Malin Jönsson

    I Love this coat! Lovely!!!!

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    Dec 20, 2013, 04.53 PMby cchristie

    Beautifully stylish, chic and elegant al at the same time. Well done

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Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/the-special-love-i-have-for-you-my-baby-blue