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Lady Grey inspired cropped jacket

Added Nov 10, 2010

by juebejue

San Jose, Califo...






I made a jacket based on my lady grey inspired coat - just chopped it short! due to lack of materials i had some restrictions, and the button hole placement wasnt ideal- mid night button hole sewing is never a good idea. but the material is soft and nice, and it fits well and is the perfect jacket for the office! i had worn it 5 times since i finished it last week!

for more about this jacket, youcan also visit my blog.

Material Notes

wool, satin lining




Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Business, Casual
Coating, Satin, Wool

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    Apr 3, 2011, 02.50 PMby ruby12345

    Did you ever make a tutorial on your blog about this? had a look and couldnt see anything. Love it btw!

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    Mar 11, 2011, 02.40 AMby christina031106

    Wow, this is gorgeous!

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    Nov 30, 2010, 09.00 AMby laura oprea

    Beautiful jacket! I just adore it!

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    Nov 15, 2010, 08.30 PMby Laly Elgueta

    Thank you!! i will, because you sew really well and I loved this proyect. Exactly what I need to do to wear soon.

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    Nov 15, 2010, 08.30 PMby Laly Elgueta

    Thank you!! i will, because you sewed really well and I loved this proyect. Exactly what I need to do to wear soon.

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    Nov 15, 2010, 04.45 AMby marloncosta

    You should wear this coat every day and be proud of it! It is a beautiful piece and it was beautifully executed!!!

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    Nov 15, 2010, 01.12 AMby nessys

    I think this is lovey! I too think this is nicer than a longer coat.

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    Nov 13, 2010, 07.58 PMby stefanika

    Very nice! I don’t like short jacket but you look great:) Colour, collar, fastener is beautiful.

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    Nov 13, 2010, 06.05 AMby carolyn-s

    This is gorgeous! I like your version a lot better than the original Lady Grey.

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    Nov 13, 2010, 05.11 AMby Dita Wistarini

    gorgeous jacket!!

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    Nov 12, 2010, 06.29 PMby dnembhard

    A fabulous change to an already great pattern. It looks lovely!

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    Nov 12, 2010, 05.27 PMby Laly Elgueta

    woow! your work is great. I would love to make this jacket, how can I get your patters?.

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      Nov 13, 2010, 08.35 AMby juebejue

      thanks! i am planning to do a little tutorial on how i altered the pattern to make my jacket and coat, keep tuned on my blog!

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    Nov 12, 2010, 02.24 PMby wendymichelle1015

    Oh, I LOVE it! So cute!

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    Nov 11, 2010, 06.48 PMby lkeogan

    Its gorgeous! :)

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    Nov 11, 2010, 09.41 AMby niña blanca

    So sweet!

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    Nov 11, 2010, 01.30 AMby celinaj

    Lovely! Great choice of fabric. Love the details.

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    Nov 10, 2010, 08.31 PMby scarletohara

    this is very cute :D
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    Nov 10, 2010, 07.12 PMby smallone

    oh this is lovely….I’ve read that Lady Grey is hard if you’re petitie, that it sort of overwhelms a smaller frame (so I have avoided it) but I love your small and snug version….the wide collar really works on this scale….now i am tempted :)

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    Nov 10, 2010, 06.13 PMby laceumbrella

    Very nice!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 05.41 PMby jeleena

    It looks great!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 04.49 PMby tilshmil

    I love it! Nice work.

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    Nov 10, 2010, 11.47 AMby carottesauvage

    restrictions often bring the best out of creativity! Great job!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 10.57 AMby prettysewinggirl

    Hi there, great work! And you have done a great job! I hope that if I continue to practice my sewing skills, I too will one day be able to create such great things! Enjoy and hope you will get a lot of wear from it!!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 09.48 AMby Nessa *

    This is so lovely, and perfect for slightly warmer climes!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 08.17 AMby tilly-vanilly

    Love it! I’ve had reservations about Lady Grey because I’m little and think it will swamp me, but the short version looks much more wearable. Good work!

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