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Reviewed by:Margaret
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Posted on:4/29/11 4:04 PM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized Regular 

Review Rating: Very Helpful by 11 people   
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beckymay said...
Lovely! Plaid works will on this pattern. Love the collar, looks warm!
4/29/11 6:14 PM
FreyaStark said...
Very nice. Your careful pattern matching is impressive. The coat looks comfortable, and I hope it is warm as well.
4/29/11 6:39 PM
Rhonda in Montreal said...
CUTE! Professional!! Hi! ;)
4/29/11 7:32 PM
jannw said...
Beautiful job! Love the dhape of the jacket and your fabric choice. VH review and great observations. Thanx.
4/29/11 7:55 PM
Renren said...
My favorite part is under the collar where all those lines come together to create squares at the seam. Also love the plaid and the vent-thing at the back. This looks pricey because of the perfect alignment of plaids and I think the fabric is just right for the style.
4/29/11 8:24 PM
becca a said...
What a cute jacket! I especially like the collar when it is buttoned into place. And your plaid matching is fabulous.
4/29/11 11:33 PM
Aroura said...
So nice, I love the collar! Perfect fabric, and you really did great lining the plaid up.
4/30/11 11:37 PM
Margaret said...
Thanks, everyone! FreyaStark, the coat is somewhat warm, so it filled a gap in my wardrobe between sweaters and heavier coats... unlike in Montreal, I'm finding it more important to have this kind of coat in Germany, where cool but not cold spring and fall weather last for some time.
5/1/11 4:22 AM
manola6176 said...
What a great job
5/1/11 5:22 AM
helenkosings said...
The back is especially impressive. Nice job!
5/5/11 4:45 PM
cerulean said...
Your jacket looks lovely! I love the color!
5/5/11 5:18 PM
marec said...
I am always drawn to these styles with dramatic collars, and I love your version with the plaid. Thanks for a mini lesson in your review-I will save this for the future. Beautiful jacket and impressive work.
5/8/11 9:46 AM
LynneMR said...
Excellent detailed review Margaret! Your jacket turned out beautifully and you did a great job of pattern matching with the plaid.
5/11/11 4:06 AM
waltzqueen said...
What a terrific design (that collar!!), and you have made it beautifully in a wonderful plaid. Well done!
5/12/11 11:27 AM
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