yamamoto jacket

Added Sep 22, 2007

by lauriana

Den Haag, Nether...

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Description

I downloaded this pattern from www.showstudio.com months ago, but for a long time, I didn’t find any fabric I dared use for it (because it’s such a strange pattern, so I didn’t have any clue whether it would look OK on me). I bought this on sale, for 50 euro-cent a metre, and decided to give it a try. I added a lining. I was really curious about it, because the construction of this garment is unlike any ‘normal’ pattern.

Material Notes

odd gray fabric, on the outside it looks like cooked wool, on the inside it has a synthetic, woven, black backing

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Credits

showstudio, for offering designer patterns (five) to the masses ;) and the designer, for changing all the ‘rules’ on pattern cutting

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    Jul 31, 2010, 06.14 PMby BlancheOfArts

    Love it! :)

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    Apr 21, 2010, 11.38 AMby roarah

    Love this pattern. I made one in a really soft thin patterned satin. I love how the pattern allows the jacket to really takes on the characteristics of the fabric, the final look changes so much depending on what it’s made with.

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    Mar 5, 2010, 04.51 PMby nellekejasmijn

    wauw, this looks really cool! Especially in this simple grey fabric colour, wich complements the shape… like it a lot

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    Apr 22, 2009, 01.57 AMby cristinalanz

    hello looks like in the picture of yamamotto’s jacket! super weldone, no? i also came across the show studio website and downloaded the pattern… but i have not been as brave as you yet ;-) do you know roughly what the size is… as I cannot find it…. i am sure you already went through this but i am also curious about Martin Margiela’s unfinished pattern challenge http://www.showstudio.com/projects/ddl_margiela/download.html Alexander McQueen’s Kimono http://www.showstudio.com/projects/ddlmcqueen/download.html Galliano’s Pirate jacket http://www.showstudio.com/projects/unf/unf_start.html Show studio Junya Watanabe http://www.showstudio.com/projects/dressmeupdressmedown/download/ you really inspired me so i might even find the will ;-) thanks

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    May 16, 2008, 04.15 AMby victors

    looks fantastic.downloaded this myself but couldn’t figure out how it went together. Mystery solved!! thanks

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    Mar 3, 2008, 06.03 AMby piccirilla

    Very cool this jacket! Can you give me some instructions to try to do it?thanks

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    Sep 25, 2007, 12.23 PMby mirela

    Very cool!

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    Sep 24, 2007, 06.31 AMby squirrellypoo

    Ahhh, I love this pattern! I made my version of this jacket last year and I wear it constantly. It’s so fashionable and so versatile, I get stopped all the time and asked where I got it. And to think I wasn’t quite sure about the style when I first made it, hahah

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    Sep 24, 2007, 03.50 AMby lauriana

    If it’s not violating the copyright (I don’t think it is) I’ll try to make a how for it Emilykate. I just won’t be making another one just for that ;)

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    Sep 23, 2007, 04.45 AMby fashion1

    looks very stylish, thanks for the tip!

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    Sep 22, 2007, 06.58 PMby emilykate

    Wow, that pattern was incomprehensible! There were no instructions! Well done!

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    Sep 22, 2007, 03.44 PMby lilo

    Funny! Thanks for tip on showstudio.

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    Sep 22, 2007, 03.29 PMby pinkhibiscus

    That just looks so cool. Really stylish.

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    Sep 22, 2007, 03.07 PMby sue

    Thats the yamamoto pattern, isn’t it? It looks very nice :D Have you a picture you wearing it?

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