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Posted on:11/12/04 3:16 PM
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GorgeousFabrics said...
Great jacket! I saw one just like it at a boutique for over $200. You must be so happy with it! -Ann
11/12/04 3:22 PM
els said...
Woh you really made a copy of that RTW picture in your photo album. Congratulations, hope you will get some cold weather so you can wear your new cozy looking coat.Had to smile about your sons question and your answer on it with a straight face ofcourse like mothers can do instantly if an answer demands it.
11/12/04 3:40 PM
Diana M said...
WOW! The effort you put into it REALLY paid off. Gorgeous jacket. Thanks for reviewing it.
11/12/04 3:42 PM
Lisette said...
Great coat!
11/12/04 4:15 PM
Vonnevo said...
Super jacket ! It is fabulous and really suits you. Thanks for the review. Got to love that Burda style
11/12/04 4:22 PM
cindyann said...
GREAT! You did a wonderful job.
11/12/04 4:25 PM
MaryBeth said...
Very sharp! You've taken that fabric and made it gorgeous!
11/12/04 4:26 PM
Athelas said...
Wow! That is fabulous! You should live up here in NE where you could wear it 8 months/yr!
11/12/04 4:31 PM
Debbie Cook said...
Your jacket looks fantastic, and the fit is perfect! Love the DS "Faux" story too!
11/12/04 5:44 PM
SewTabby said...
11/12/04 5:47 PM
jlg said...
All the adjectives that I was going to use have been used. Great coat, review and DS story.
11/12/04 6:09 PM
Leslie in Austin said...
First off, hooray for your son!! Clearly you've raised him right. :-) Secondly, I'll ditto his comment: Cool! Way cool, in fact. The seaming and welt pockets are lovely details on a completely fabulous coat. Where do I place my order?
11/12/04 6:10 PM
SandraB said...
Wow!! This fantastic jacket almost (not quite, but almost) makes me wish I had a winter climate to wear it in. What a beautiful garment, and it fits you so well. Good job. Your hard work has really paid off.
11/12/04 7:27 PM
Schnauzer said...
Gorgeous jacket and a lovely story about your son. He sounds a very caring little boy.
11/12/04 7:53 PM
candyo said...
Another great garment from Kay! Can't wait to see the next one! Glad no 'fauxs' were hurt to make your jacket!
11/12/04 7:54 PM
Levone said...
Great looking doing a wonderful, professional job.
11/12/04 7:58 PM
chocobar said...
You did a fantastic job. Now, I want to make one (and coming from Princess Procrastinator that's saying something). I LOVE the comment by your son; how funny! A warm memory to go with your warm jacket.
11/12/04 10:00 PM
edube said...
I do a lot of sewing but it never would have occurred to me to attempt this jacket. And I could use it too--I live in Maine! You review has really made me rethink this pattern.
11/12/04 10:33 PM
Katharine in BXL said...
WOW! What a fantastic coat. This one caught my eye too but I'm too chicken to try it. What a terrific challenge for a first time WOF, and a raging success. Cheers!
11/13/04 0:02 AM
Vivienne said...
I don't care how many faux died for your jacket - it is gorgeous on you.
11/13/04 0:09 AM
Eli said...
It is just lovely! A lot of trouble but a great result!
11/13/04 1:55 AM
momkoz said...
wow, that jacket is awesome! momkoz jennifer
11/13/04 7:47 AM
Rennie Ashby said...
Save the Faux's! Your jacket is incredible! May have to drive the 25m to Hancocks for my own Faux.
11/13/04 8:26 AM
pharmercoon said...
After I posted my review, I was unable to get back to the computer for a while. I couldn't believe all the sweet comments. Thanks everyone!! Kay
11/14/04 4:35 AM
Catmama said...
terrific jacket and the color really suits you! Good job!
11/14/04 10:30 PM
Eli said...
It is awesome! I commend you for your lack of fear to work with the fur!
11/14/04 11:46 PM
Sue_WA said...
Absolutely beautiful! It looks great on you!
11/16/04 3:31 PM
Reedy said...
Great jacket and great review! Thanks for the warning about working with faux fur.
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