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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 2057 (Misses coat or jacket with collar and sleeve variations)

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Reviewed by:Kazmoda
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Posted on:1/24/12 1:24 AM
Last Updated:1/30/12 10:30 AM


Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 4 people   
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Westy85 said... (5/25/12 8:43 AM) Reply
You did a great job the jacket looks beautiful. Colour is really nice on you as well. Very pretty!
Kazmoda said... (2/11/12 1:40 AM) Reply
Actually, I still had enough seam allowance on the sides to fix it.
Bonnie K said... (2/2/12 9:26 PM) Reply
You mentioned having trouble with the waistband and bodice being the same length.... did you use the band down the front? Was that issue?
cabrewer82 said... (2/1/12 7:19 PM) Reply
Gorgeous!
sewbehind said... (1/30/12 10:14 PM) Reply
Your coat is beautiful. Nicely done.
kellyt said... (1/30/12 7:23 PM) Reply
Your coat came out beautiful, love the piping and button detail. Thanks for sharing.
poppykettle said... (1/30/12 5:14 PM) Reply
A gorgeous coat :)
Kazmoda said... (1/28/12 5:06 PM) Reply
Thank you everyone for the comments! This is my first review on this site. VivianZ, I had reservations about this fabric at first. I think it would look a bit pale without contrasting details. Weekend Sewer, I used 2.5 yards of fabric for my coat. You probably to have to get more if you want a back yoke.
Weekend Sewer said... (1/25/12 4:46 PM) Reply
This looks great, I'm really pleased that I bought this pattern too. Can you tell me how much fabric you used for this pattern - the instructions are all over the place for the fabric requirements. Cheers
VivianZ said... (1/25/12 9:25 AM) Reply
I had to go to Simplicity to see the pattern, and your is a beautiful tailored coat. I wish there had been a link. I saw fabric like this at FabricMart.com but thought it was a bad color for me, but you made the color pop with the piping. Thanks for the review.
Fran G said... (1/25/12 7:21 AM) Reply
Now, that is one cute coat! Perfect style for you!
heathergwo said... (1/25/12 0:27 AM) Reply
Really nice coat! Looks great on you too!
 
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