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BurdaStyle Magazine: 11-2013-131 (bubble hem coat) - Type:Coat/Jacket    printable version
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Reviewed by:manola6176
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Posted on:11/4/13 5:10 PM
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Project Photo:BurdaStyle Magazine: 11-2013-131 by manola6176

BurdaStyle Magazine: 11-2013-131 by manola6176  
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Pattern Rating:Difficult, but great for Advanced Sewers
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Pattern Description: Overzized coat with 3/4 kimono sleeves with gussets. Fully lined. Front closure with one bound buttonhole and 3 big snaps
Two front inseam pockets

Pattern Sizing: Plus size 44 to 52. I used size 48 which is true to my measurements

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? I think so as far as I can tell despite my fabric choice. me wearing the coat open


Were the instructions easy to follow? Not realy as that type of project is hard to complete without any illustrated instruction
My copy of Tailoring: The Classic Guide to Sewing the Perfect Jacket was very helpful for the bound buttonhole and the interfacing as well as to allow for turn of cloth of collar


What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
I like the vintage style details such as bound buttonhole with oversize button, gussets, 3/4 length kimono sleves and and the fact that it is roomy and easy to wear for commuting everyday
I love, love the luscious satin lining


Fabric Used: A warm but rather light weight blend of wool coating

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: None but shortening the sleeves and length by 2 inches

Would you sew it again? no one is enough for a unique design But I would you recommend it to others all the more so that it passed the wearing test today. The sleeves make it very comfortable to wear and move freely.

Conclusion: I love the coat very much indeed. You can read my blogpost here
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michellep74 said...
Nice coat!
11/4/13 5:43 PM
marec said...
It's really pretty-love the shape of it.
11/4/13 7:06 PM
mm said...
Very nice coat and I love the lining.
11/4/13 7:49 PM
beth5646 said...
Beautiful. I love your coat.
11/4/13 8:12 PM
Barbara V said...
Great looking coat. I love the inseam pockets and shaping. Lovely lining as well. It looks super on you!
11/4/13 8:39 PM
Kalindi1121 said...
Beautifully done coat. I LOVE the lining! What a great surprise inside!
11/4/13 9:46 PM
squirrellypoo said...
Love this! And you're so quick, too!
11/5/13 3:08 AM
Danvillegirl said...
Lovely coat!
11/5/13 5:29 AM
canei said...
Very nice!
11/5/13 8:06 AM
Cheryl in Chicago said...
Looks great! This is my next project
11/7/13 8:25 AM
carolineG said...
wonderful job! The coat looks like a seriously expensive and luxurious garment. You did a wonderful job, I love the lining.
11/8/13 11:45 PM
swirlgurl said...
Love your coat! it is really very beautiful!
11/15/13 9:54 AM
AllNewtoMe said...
This is gorgeous! I LOVE the collar!
12/1/13 8:55 PM
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