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The Vivienne Westwood Riding Hood

Added May 4, 2011

by carmencitab

Brittany, France






Originally slated for a coat muslin, it turned out so well that I made a reversible coat with the €2 op-shop wool-poly blend. The original pattern is Butterick 9214 which was subsequently heavily modified.




Garment Type


Butterick 9214

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    May 7, 2011, 07.48 PMby peaches2218

    Love it! And that pattern is adorable!

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    May 6, 2011, 08.58 AMby carmencitab

    Thank you so much for your kind comments! Blush! blush!

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    May 5, 2011, 09.35 PMby nookie

    the hood addition makes this coat, along with the awesome (cheap) plaid fabric. i want this coat!

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    May 5, 2011, 06.12 PMby threadsquare

    Love it!

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    May 5, 2011, 01.59 PMby zsyzu

    I love the hood, the plaid, the Vivienne Westwood tribute….everything. Well done!

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    May 5, 2011, 06.19 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    this coat is beautiful and so well made! chapeau! très très élegant!

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    May 4, 2011, 10.43 PMby mollykatherine

    What a wonderful coat!! I might have to hunt down that pattern now!

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    May 4, 2011, 08.28 PMby candroid007

    Fantastic! I love that its doublesided.

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    May 4, 2011, 08.11 PMby runningwithscissors1

    I love it! Beautiful coat.

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    May 4, 2011, 07.37 PMby redslippers

    wow! am noting and loving the matching plaid. clever adaptation of the pattern!

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    May 4, 2011, 04.44 PMby bklynK80

    Awesome! I love that it’s reversible!

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    May 4, 2011, 02.33 PMby nettie

    Love it!! Especially the way the ties are added!

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    May 4, 2011, 01.30 PMby laha5822

    Beautiful coat!

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    May 4, 2011, 12.56 PMby apfelbluete

    i love it! its very cute!

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