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Posted on:10/13/09 10:54 PM

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Re Becca said...
That looks Great! Raincoat fabric doesn't seem like it would be the easiest to deal with, I have never had the patience to try it. That looks super on you. The details look very professional!
10/13/09 10:59 PM
Lori V said...
Great looking trench.
10/13/09 11:05 PM
FreyaStark said...
Very nice. The lining is especially cute. Traditional trenchcoats, such as Burberrys, which I've owned, do have a lot of apparently pointless features. I can only imagine that originally they had a purpose related to hunting, shooting or fishing, or maybe even military uses, when the coat was first designed.
10/14/09 4:33 AM
CynthiaSue said...
yay for you! a trench for all winter! Amazing job!
10/14/09 11:09 AM
Raye Ann said...
really cute! you will get alot of use out of it. hopefully it is completely finished and you are wearing it now:) (SoCal's first rain of the season)
10/14/09 12:01 PM
ALFALFA said...
Trench coats were originally manufactured for the British Arlmy during WW1 and the flap in the front was a place for your cap to go when you removed it. So my Dad told me a British Army veteran. lynne
10/14/09 1:14 PM
LollyVee said...
Love that trench...gorgeous colour...fabulous lining and sparkly buttons! Nice one!
10/14/09 1:31 PM
grey ann said...
I didn't know about the cap hiding place, Alfalfa. The extra yoke in the back is just another layer of rainshield, like a rainshield on a tent, I believe.
10/14/09 6:55 PM
Nancywin said...
Great looking coat. You should be very proud of yourself! I love the lining. Very nice job.
10/14/09 11:15 PM
Sic said...
Very lovely coat! I love a little sparkle!
10/15/09 4:30 AM
FullertonRegan said...
You all are the best! Thanks so much for all of the info on the yoke and all of you sweet compliments! Yes, Raye Ann, I did wear it in our first rain of the season. :) Super exciting!
10/15/09 11:05 AM
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