Verdant

Added Jul 12, 2012

by buddingnatur...

Melbourne, Austr...

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Description

A few weeks ago I bought some green boiled wool for a long coat and decided to make two short coats out of it instead. This is the first.

More on this here.

Skirt: 119 Burda World of Fashion previously posted here.

Top: viscose, made using Very Easy Vogue 8451.

Material Notes

Pattern: Knipmode September 2007, short coat #6
Green boiled wool outer lined with with Prussian blue sweater fabric.
Gutternmann Thread
Vintage Bakelite buttons from Semler Creek on Etsy
Ballpoint needle
Brother NS-20 sewing machine

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Coat/Capes
Style
Classic, Mod
Material
Coating, Knits/Jersey, Wool

Credits

theperfectnose

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    Jul 14, 2012, 02.00 AMby buddingnaturalist

    Thanks for all the positive comments guys, much appreciated.

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    Jul 13, 2012, 07.04 PMby zora

    This is really fabulous. Love the colour, the fabric, the cut.

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    Jul 12, 2012, 02.53 PMby jennyrecorder

    I love the jacket, my favourite colour :)

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    Jul 12, 2012, 02.36 PMby deChez

    Yea…I love everything about it.

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    Jul 12, 2012, 07.52 AMby TailorFairy

    very pretty! love it!

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    Jul 12, 2012, 06.04 AMby leokadia

    two jackets are better than one coat, it is a very beautiful sight :)

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    Jul 12, 2012, 03.14 AMby anikissed

    Great coat, love the buttons :D

    Ellen

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    Jul 12, 2012, 03.11 AMby bethmaryharley

    I love the colours and big buttons! It looks beautiful! :)

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