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Very Purple Pea Coat

Added Oct 7, 2011

by bekabug8

Davis, Californi...

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Description

This is the first coat I ever made. I used McCall’s 5525 and I highly recommend that pattern. I’m pretty happy with the results and I love the color. I bought the fabric at the L.A. Garment District a few days before I started at FIDM. A year later, I finally made the coat!

More info and pictures on my blog

Let me know what you think. Thanks! :)

Material Notes

Mid-weight woven wool suiting/coating, poly lining, mid-weight fusible interfacing, hair canvas, thread, top-stitching thread.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Coat/Capes
Style
Casual, Classic, Preppy, Vintage
Material
Coating, Wool

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    Oct 8, 2011, 02.17 AMby bekabug8

    Thanks everyone for your sweet comments!

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    Oct 8, 2011, 02.14 AMby mojo elgin

    Love, love, love it!

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    Oct 7, 2011, 07.42 PMby fashionfreek

    Nice coat. Lovely colour.:-)

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    Oct 7, 2011, 06.33 PMby zrinka

    Great! And for the first coat! I have yet to try one…

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    Oct 7, 2011, 06.00 PMby jillsparks

    Very cute, the pea coat is so flattering and the purple is nice and different!

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    Oct 7, 2011, 03.51 PMby velvetribbon

    Pretty coat! I love the colour:)

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    Oct 7, 2011, 02.18 PMby claudinka

    Very chic! Congratulations for your first coat.

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    Oct 7, 2011, 08.14 AMby jodieclark

    Just gorgeous!

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    Oct 7, 2011, 07.19 AMby mememe-1

    Nice coat! Looks great on you

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