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Pattern Reviews> Green Pepper> 150 (Oregon Jacket (raincoat))

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Posted on:9/6/08 8:37 PM
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afkleinschmidt said... (11/7/14 8:11 PM) Reply
I love how this came out! I need this and an adult pattern! I think I may put a removable liner in because here in Arkansas we really don't get too much winter but still need a warm coat for the occasional cold spurt
EveS said... (10/8/08 10:21 PM) Reply
Hey, I must've missed this one! Another great coat (sheesh, you can sew like the wind!!). Not looked into GP...I'll have to now...I have one of those "outsiders," too (AND a great collector of rocks, sticks,.....). :)
AnneM said... (10/7/08 2:18 PM) Reply
Good for you, making a coat. Very adventurous of you, and a very functional result.
Tiner W said... (9/18/08 7:06 AM) Reply
This is so impressive! You do amazing work.
kerrynw said... (9/11/08 1:48 AM) Reply
Your jacket looks great, so professional!
ryan's mom said... (9/7/08 11:46 AM) Reply
Thanks, Dawn! Wouldn't you know...I already have this pattern BUT in an adult size. I haven't visited Green Pepper in a while but that is now on my to-do list. I just love your jacket and think this pattern would be great for my 9-year old son.
cabinbaby said... (9/7/08 10:29 AM) Reply
ryan's mom- I have the best fabric store here in Anchorage. They have a lot of heavy duty outdoor fabrics and elastic cord and toggles.
Peggy L said... (9/7/08 8:12 AM) Reply
Fabulous jacket! Your son looks very happy.
Darla in PA said... (9/7/08 7:56 AM) Reply
The jacket looks great! Your son looks pleased with his new jacket.
ryan's mom said... (9/7/08 6:51 AM) Reply
Looks fantastic! Where did you get the breathable laminate fabric and elastic toggle cord--is it from Green Pepper? I have to make a jacket for my son and this looks like the perfect pattern. In fact, who knows--maybe this pattern is in my stash!
MelissaB in WA said... (9/6/08 11:04 PM) Reply
Fantastic coat - your son is going to get so much wear out of it!
sewtime said... (9/6/08 10:22 PM) Reply
Good job on the jacket and you son looks so proud of his new jacket! So nice.
Kbenco said... (9/6/08 9:21 PM) Reply
Your jacket looks great. I have made a few of these, and found that I had to go up a size in the hood for my big headed son, although our climate is so much more clement than yours that the amount of face coverage is fine for here. I also sewed the inner casing of the hood through to the outer fabric so that the outer hood gathered as well.
Olivia Sews said... (9/6/08 8:55 PM) Reply
You did a beautiful job on this!!
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