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A-Line Spring Coat

Added Apr 30, 2010

by maryy

Stockholm, Sweden






Here’s my latest project; a spring coat with little pockets, raglan sleeves and satin lining. I used my mint green dress as a pattern.

I had the biggest struggles with the collar (actually I sewed it something like three times over again) but after all I was pleased how the coat came out.
The fabric was not the best choice for this long coat but I just couldn’t help myself after I had seen it. We’ll have lots of joyful ironing sessions together!

Material Notes

linen/cotton blend, satin, cotton ribbon, buttons




Garment Type
Cotton, Linen

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    Sep 13, 2011, 07.22 PMby mausflee

    its beatiful, great choice of fabric,love it!

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    May 6, 2010, 06.40 AMby lulubelle9

    Like everything else you make, it’s gorgeous.

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    May 4, 2010, 11.50 PMby elegantmusings

    So, so darling!!! Although the collar caused you some trouble, it really makes the piece!

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    May 2, 2010, 02.09 AMby thehouseofhearts

    This is a beautiful jacket! I would of never guessed you had to sew the collar 3 times. I love the peter pan collar but have yet to succeed in making it look good. Love the jacket, beautiful work.

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    May 2, 2010, 12.00 AMby deedee7

    Lovely! I really like your sense of style, unique.

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    May 1, 2010, 06.25 PMby kleinfee

    Absolutely pretty ! I like your style very much. And your haircut is also great!

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    May 1, 2010, 11.33 AMby naughtylittlepony

    What a lovely coat! So stylish.

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    May 1, 2010, 09.43 AMby missymellie

    this is gorgeous, and the photos are perfect!

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    May 1, 2010, 06.42 AMby carolyn-s

    This is beautiful. The fabric makes it unique. Gorgeous collar. And I love the edging details on the collar and pocket. Love it!

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    Apr 30, 2010, 11.12 PMby reneebies

    Why are collars such a #R*#*(%# to get right on coats? Anyway, this is beautiful good job!!

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    Apr 30, 2010, 10.02 PMby melonhead

    I am absolutely in love with this! I love the peter pan collar!

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    Apr 30, 2010, 09.27 PMby mkim630

    so very cute. the collar looks beautiful.

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    Apr 30, 2010, 04.05 PMby biza

    That is so beautiful. I’m sure that you will be getting a lot of nice complements on this coat while walking around in it. (:

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    Apr 30, 2010, 03.12 PMby lizah

    Wow, this was adorable!!

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    Apr 30, 2010, 02.56 PMby sunnilj9

    It is so sweet! You make the most beautiful creations! I love the collar and that sweet sweet fabric! Too gorgeous!

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    Apr 30, 2010, 02.44 PMby lepetithoot

    As always, completely stunning and inspirational. You are TRULY one talented seamstress!

    I love the little cotton lace details around the inside of the jacket, collar, and pockets, too! You always think of everything! :)

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    Apr 30, 2010, 02.38 PMby szarlotka

    You’re so talented…. Love your all projects. And the coat is wonderful :)

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    Apr 30, 2010, 02.09 PMby Shannon Grech

    Just adorable!! Looks like so much work… the things we do for clothes!! I love your style. Its so cool and unique :)

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    Apr 30, 2010, 01.48 PMby lovelypolly

    hey!!! such a lovely coat! I am watching out for a a-line coat pattern for autumn. which dress pattern did you use?? best regards.a.

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    Apr 30, 2010, 01.38 PMby ashchaser

    That collar may have been a ____ to get through but it looks so very nice, and the fabric is wonderful! As always you have fantastic style, Teach Me!

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    Apr 30, 2010, 01.14 PMby frkbustad

    It’s super cute! I love the neckline/collar. I bet you’ll have a brilliant springtime in that coat!

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    Apr 30, 2010, 01.08 PMby sandoz18

    So pretty! You have an amazing sense of style.

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    Apr 30, 2010, 12.43 PMby bellbellsews

    Such a beautiful coat. Clearly the 3 times over collar was worth it!! I love the ribbon detail too. Your pics are really lovely too:-)

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