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Posted on:1/1/13 8:37 AM
Last Updated:1/1/13 9:12 AM


Review Rating: Very Helpful by 26 people   
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GwenH said... (12/6/14 2:56 AM) Reply
Gorgeous! Classy pattern beautifully constructed. Makes me wish I lived where I could wear a coat.... and that I had your mad construction skills.
becca a said... (3/1/14 1:10 PM) Reply
This coat is a work of art! It is truly beautiful--beautiful construction, beautiful fit, beautiful fabric. Wow!
FromHeadToFoot said... (11/7/13 8:38 PM) Reply
You made a beautiful coat. Thank you for your detailed review including your reference to "The Classic Guide to Sewing The Perfect Jacket - Tailoring". I'll add that to my library if it helps make something so lovely.
calypso said... (4/16/13 8:16 PM) Reply
Your coat is fabulous! Thanks so much for the in depth review. I've looked at this pattern for awhile and wondered how it would turn out. Just wonderful. Thanks again :)
nancy2001 said... (3/23/13 11:04 AM) Reply
Spectacular coat and spectacular work! You need to change your rating from Intermediate to Advanced. Congratulations! You've also convinced me to try a Marfy pattern.
Phillis2 said... (1/7/13 8:45 PM) Reply
You did a spectacular job. I would have loved to see more of the tailoring work you did. I've been afraid to try Marfy patterns 'cause I like as much instruction as I can get but I think you've encouraged me to try a Marfy pattern. Thanks.
regal80 said... (1/2/13 10:42 PM) Reply
you did a great job!! It's show stopping beautiful!
MaryDB said... (1/2/13 10:06 PM) Reply
Oh wow, the coat is beautiful and perfect. I am so impressed by those hand-sewn buttonholes.
cleverkitty said... (1/2/13 5:52 PM) Reply
outstanding coat, perfect fit! those buttonholes are gorgeous and buttons too.
betty bushwacker said... (1/2/13 10:23 AM) Reply
wow. just....wow.
cindyann said... (1/2/13 9:14 AM) Reply
Just fabulous!!
cocosloft said... (1/2/13 4:11 AM) Reply
Simply beautiful. Love the addition of piping, and your expert sewing.
2 Airedales n Me said... (1/2/13 1:59 AM) Reply
"All of the above"!! WOW!
leanmeansewingmachine said... (1/2/13 0:16 AM) Reply
Wow. It's fabulous!
Rhoda K said... (1/1/13 7:26 PM) Reply
Just beautiful! Wonderful job on your buttonholes.
MariannaSew2Pro said... (1/1/13 6:24 PM) Reply
What an amazing piece of work! Love the Danton collar (didn't know it was called that)!
Sigrid. said... (1/1/13 5:55 PM) Reply
Gorgeous. What an impressive coat. Great job and review.
CypGrl said... (1/1/13 3:39 PM) Reply
What a gorgeous coat! I must have some of that fabric that does not attract cat fur.
Maree P said... (1/1/13 3:25 PM) Reply
Your coat is simply stunning. The finish and drape is fabulous.
JillyBe said... (1/1/13 3:14 PM) Reply
This looks like elegant perfection! Personally, I think anyone who makes a tailored Marfy that ends up looking like that is beyond an intermediate sewist...time to upgrade your rating, I say!
mhk3boys said... (1/1/13 2:29 PM) Reply
Wow! What a beautiful piece of wearable art! You should be so proud!
usbeckers said... (1/1/13 12:32 PM) Reply
Very nice. It looks great.
carolynw said... (1/1/13 11:36 AM) Reply
Perfection - may have taken a long time to finish this project but every minute paid off in one beautiful coat. Great sewing!!
koo104 said... (1/1/13 11:21 AM) Reply
Nice job, your hand picking around the pocket flaps, the good final pressing, these are the details of a good tailoring. Also you sleeve headers are really well done. Besides it fits and hangs really well. Brava!
bluenines said... (1/1/13 11:17 AM) Reply
Absolutely Gorgeous! Love the piping on the inside. and yes coats due take a bit to sew , but what a wonderful coat
PattyE said... (1/1/13 11:03 AM) Reply
Stunning coat!
jenleeC said... (1/1/13 11:01 AM) Reply
Fantastic coat! You have done an amazing job!
GoodbyeValntino said... (1/1/13 10:24 AM) Reply
Congratulations on making such a beautiful coat! Perfect for Switzerland :)
KensingtonCrab said... (1/1/13 10:13 AM) Reply
Beautiful!
jlg said... (1/1/13 9:58 AM) Reply
I love this.
Re Becca said... (1/1/13 9:54 AM) Reply
I agree, absolutely gorgeous! Amazing details that you carried off perfectly! You can't go wrong with a Marfy coat, they almost make me wish I needed a coat.
renren said... (1/1/13 9:50 AM) Reply
Wow! It's perfect in every detail. And I see it's a Marfy, so that means no instructions, which impresses me even more.
Quickie said... (1/1/13 9:09 AM) Reply
I am speechless in awe!
cltucker said... (1/1/13 9:07 AM) Reply
What a sewing inspiration for the new year!
caper81 said... (1/1/13 8:58 AM) Reply
Very impressive coat! :)
BettyMike said... (1/1/13 8:43 AM) Reply
Absolutely Gorgeous!
 
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