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Posted on:3/14/10 8:05 PM

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nancy2001 said...
You jacket turned out beautifully, but five months is an eternity to spend on any project. You definitely win the perisistance award.
3/14/10 8:23 PM
Mary Nanna said...
As soon as I saw that jacket, I thought, "hey, that's that really hard plaid jacket, cor, she's brave." How gratifying to know it was really really hard. Now I shall leave all thoughts of ever making it forever in fantasy land. Gorgeous jacket - well done for completing it. I admire your pluck.
3/14/10 8:40 PM
katlew03 said...
You did a great job. The results were well worth it (I hope).
3/14/10 9:06 PM
Coastal Connie said...
Looks like an adorable jacket. I love the edges around the jacket and on the sleeves. I have a similar jacket that I bought in Nashville and I get all kinds of compliments on it...I'm sure that you will, too. I'd love to be able to say that I had made it, even if it took 5 months to do...
3/14/10 9:37 PM
persevering said...
Congratulations!!! Hope you do wear this jacket for years and years - it is a WINNER!
3/14/10 11:32 PM
Heidi Ho said...
Your jacket turned out fantastic! The sleeve cuffs look like an intentionally added detail. I saw that jacket in Burda and fell in love with it but decided from the get go it was way out of my league. I am very impressed with both your skill and stamina. You must not live to far from me, it is suppose to be warm here tomorrow too.
3/15/10 0:53 AM
Margie T said...
It was worth all the effort - it is a beautiful jacket. Congratulations.
3/15/10 1:24 AM
RachelEsq said...
Lovely jacket! Congrats on finishing it.
3/15/10 12:46 PM
Kay Y said...
This is a fabulous-looking jacket, and the skirt looks great too. You'll enjoy wearing it as soon as the memories of the 5 months you spent struggling with it have faded a bit.
3/16/10 6:21 PM
ALY said...
I love every version of this jacket that has been reviewed and yours is no exception. Put it away for awhile and when you pull it out again, memories of all the sewing frustrations will have faded and you will see it for the wonderful jacket it is.
3/16/10 8:54 PM
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