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Posted on:12/13/04 2:23 PM

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cynthia w said... (1/16/05 1:35 PM) Reply
I too made a similar jacket from McCalls and was not happy with the lining and shoulder pad directions. I did the same thing with the collar--rolled it over to make a mock lapel. Guess us sewers think alike.....
AnneM said... (12/14/04 7:46 PM) Reply
Good job modifying the pattern. You ended up with a nice looking jacket. Ditto on the shoulder pad comments.
Danvillegirl said... (12/14/04 5:48 AM) Reply
I like the lapels, actually made this jacket more attractive. I don't follow the instructions for linings from the patterns. Too much hand sewing when more can be done with the machine. I agree with you, shoulder pads in lined jackets should not show.
CarolynGM said... (12/13/04 5:38 PM) Reply
I really like the way your lapels turned out -- they look more interesting than the pattern neckline. I'm amazed the instructions would have the shoulder pads showing on a lined jacket!
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