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Wide lapel jacket

Added Mar 10, 2012

by ariation

Port Of Spain, T...

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Description

This is a jacket I made for a friend of mine for work. She is very much into lively bright colours. I made it with a wide lapel as she is a medium girl with large bust. This will make the neckline look very appealing and more noticeable in the chosen style. I added banding at the waist to accentuate the smallest part of her waist. I used large covered buttons to finishe the look and finished the edges in biased binding.

It was a bit of a challenge for me as I’ve not made such a structured jacket in a while. I used the Burdastyle Eva Jacket for an idea of the pattern pieces but it was self drafted. I also used a couple tutorials on this site….Thanks burdastyle and burdastyle community

Material Notes

Pink suiting fabric, biased binding, covered buttons

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Jacket/Blazer

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    Mar 13, 2012, 12.58 AMby olystyrene

    Fabulous! You did a wonderful job! And the colour is so feminine!

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    Mar 12, 2012, 03.46 AMby nishavinod2009

    very nice!

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    Mar 11, 2012, 10.34 AMby flowergirl22

    nice suptle pink,great neckline

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    Mar 11, 2012, 02.48 AMby LadyDanburry

    Such a pretty neckline.

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