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Posted on:3/6/14 7:18 PM
Last Updated:3/17/14 3:12 AM
Self Drafted Pattern: Chanel style jacket by Manuela HK Self Drafted Pattern: Chanel style jacket by Manuela HK 
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Maureen Hole said... (4/23/14 1:15 AM) Reply
So cool!! Very sassy! Great quality.
mudcat said... (3/31/14 11:07 PM) Reply
I'm not a fan of the Channel style jackets but this one is gorgeous with the contrast between the two fabrics.
dkauf46552 said... (3/22/14 7:58 AM) Reply
Truly amazing and gorgeous! Looks lovely on you.
Manuela HK said... (3/21/14 6:14 PM) Reply
Lagolden2, what a strange comment..., looking forward to see what you have been sewing.
Lagolden2 said... (3/18/14 9:21 AM) Reply
OMG -the emperor has too many clothes!!
NJcowgirl said... (3/10/14 10:28 AM) Reply
OMG 48 buttonholes. It is absolutely fabulous!
Ineedaname said... (3/9/14 12:39 PM) Reply
Oh My! That is the prettiest jacket I've seen in a long time! I love it!!!
STARG said... (3/8/14 0:33 AM) Reply
Gorgeous jacket. I love your mix of fabrics.
carolynw said... (3/7/14 11:28 PM) Reply
Gorgeous = a real stand out for all the right reasons. Great work
becca a said... (3/7/14 5:56 PM) Reply
Amazing jacket! The fabric looks wonderful and the trim is a real attention getter against this fabric.
ArtAttack said... (3/7/14 2:54 PM) Reply
Wow! This is incredible work. What a show-stopper. The fabric and contrast are sublime. Your work is impeccable. Bravo!
sewgirlygirl-knot! said... (3/7/14 2:50 PM) Reply
It's inspiring to see your creation. I've never seen the original, but when I first saw yours I thought it should be on a model on a runway. Beautiful execution. Thank you for sharing.
Manuela HK said... (3/7/14 9:08 AM) Reply
Sadly, I can only post three pictures here. I have more on Flickr, I added the link in the review for those interested.
dresscode said... (3/7/14 8:53 AM) Reply
One of PR's best use of fabric. Thanks for showing.
Danmar said... (3/7/14 8:43 AM) Reply
This is outstanding in every aspect. Colors and design and workmanship. Would love more pictures
HRigg said... (3/7/14 8:22 AM) Reply
Really inspired! Look forward to seeing it in black and white
Danvillegirl said... (3/7/14 5:24 AM) Reply
That is a gorgeous jacket. I love the stripe fabric used as the trim! Amazing!
Manuela HK said... (3/7/14 3:03 AM) Reply
Sharon, no they are machine made buttonholes, the fabric would not allow much else. Even then had to I use fusible interfacing and silk underlining under the buttonholes... I promise to wear the jacket when you and your sister come to Hong Kong :D
Sharonspils said... (3/7/14 2:30 AM) Reply
Absolutely stunning jacket and 48 buttonholes and I imagine they are bound buttonholes, I am speechless.
Adventurer said... (3/7/14 0:25 AM) Reply
What a knockout! Just fabulous. I would love to see a photo of it on you, with the jeans or black dress.
cmcarr said... (3/7/14 0:23 AM) Reply
Lori V said... (3/7/14 0:13 AM) Reply
Simply stunning, every detail is amazing. Just fabulous.
CissieW said... (3/6/14 10:38 PM) Reply
OMG. I don't say that often, but this jacket is stunning and amazing. A work of art!
MrsCharisma said... (3/6/14 10:13 PM) Reply
Oh my gosh you must love this because I do! :) such creativity! Gorgeous!!!
chenille said... (3/6/14 10:10 PM) Reply
Stunning - and 48 buttonholes??? Amazing jacket and thanks for sharing!
Manuela HK said... (3/6/14 9:05 PM) Reply
Double post, deleted
Manuela HK said... (3/6/14 9:05 PM) Reply
Blondieinparis, I'm wearing is either with dark jeans and plain shirts or a simple fitted black shift dress.
blondieinparis said... (3/6/14 8:55 PM) Reply
Gorgeous! What are you planning to wear it with?
msladyj said... (3/6/14 8:44 PM) Reply
Love your jacket. The detail is amazing.
meggipeg said... (3/6/14 8:20 PM) Reply
Wow, what a striking jacket. You've done an amazing job. Wear with pride!
Bobbi B said... (3/6/14 8:04 PM) Reply
Freaking amazing. Love. Attention getter. Well done.
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