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Pattern Reviews> McCall's> M5668 (Jacket - Nancy Ziem)

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Reviewed by:Carol Mendoza

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Posted on:8/18/09 9:22 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 9 people    Very Helpful by 13 people   
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gwladys said... (3/24/16 7:04 PM) Reply
Could anyone help me understand the pattern pieces? I'm cutting out size 12 and the side back and front follow a cutting line that looks wider than for the bigger sizes. The front and back look logical ,following a narrower fit cutting line. Is this right?
sophronia said... (1/31/13 4:05 PM) Reply
I especially appreciate the photo of your lining. I'm getting back into sewing after many years and am studying this pattern and Jackets for Real People. Your post is very helpful.
cactusflower said... (1/10/10 3:44 PM) Reply
Very nice looking jacket! I have this pattern and plan to make it up soon. I will certainly line it, though, like you did. Thanks for the review!
idesign said... (8/25/09 8:20 AM) Reply
Very attractive jacket, and it looks great on you. Congrats on the weight loss!
rose4524 said... (8/23/09 9:14 PM) Reply
Beautiful jacket that looks great on you, and good to see an example of stitch and flip results. Thanks!
Michelle L said... (8/21/09 1:07 PM) Reply
Great jacket! The fit is great, and so is the fabric!
nancy2001 said... (8/20/09 6:38 AM) Reply
Very nice jacket.
carolynw said... (8/19/09 6:08 PM) Reply
Really nice jacket - love the fabric - great work and great review
Carol Mendoza said... (8/19/09 4:26 PM) Reply
Thanks for all the nice comments! LisaRM actually the shell is dark brown but it does look black in the pic. However, that is why I liked this fabric so much, it will go with khaki, tan, brown and black. I do love the stitch and flip. Have you made anymore projects since the class?
RLL said... (8/19/09 3:16 PM) Reply
Great looking jacket, love the fabric. Continued success on your weight loss. What an accomplishment.
LisaRM said... (8/19/09 2:10 PM) Reply
Nice jacket, and the black shell works well with it. Don't you just love stitch & flip!
EleanorSews said... (8/19/09 11:43 AM) Reply
Lovely jacket and beautiful fit. Congrats on the weight loss. You are so discplined to do that. This is a very classic shape which means it will be useful for so many things for quite a while.
Dee2 said... (8/19/09 11:11 AM) Reply
Love your jacket. The fit looks great & the fabric is really pretty.
Fran S said... (8/19/09 8:24 AM) Reply
Very nice jacket -- beautiful Fall fabric!
sew obsessed said... (8/18/09 10:19 PM) Reply
Wow, the fit is very nice! You did a great job. Congrats on the weight loss!
lyndle said... (8/18/09 10:06 PM) Reply
Lovely jacket, well done for spotting the fabric and your weight loss is an inspiration!
chacha45 said... (8/18/09 10:00 PM) Reply
Very nice jacket and congratulations on the weight loss!
Mermie said... (8/18/09 9:39 PM) Reply
Cute jacket!
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