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

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Posted on:1/29/13 8:38 PM


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AmberSage said...
I don't remember exactly how much fabric I used, but I think I used about a quarter yard more than what the pattern suggested. I find PR patterns make you buy about a half yard extra on average. I generally buy a half yard short, unless I have a plaid or directional pattern on the fabric, and just hope I bought enough.
3/17/13 6:04 PM
JUNIPERJUNE said...
Great job! I have this pattern and can't wait to do it. I will probably do it next year, winter is coming to an end (I hope, lol!)
2/13/13 10:00 AM
2 Airedales n Me said...
Your coat is so nice and your plaid-matching and placement is spot-on. Well done!
2/1/13 1:42 AM
fuzzy said...
How much fabric did this require? I'm asking because I've read that many Project Runway patterns ask for more than is needed.
1/30/13 6:03 PM
Claverie said...
Love it!
1/30/13 4:16 PM
Eva Suzanne said...
Wow! This is very pretty & well made. Beautiful plaid!
1/30/13 10:53 AM
JudyHan said...
CUTE! good job matching the plaids....
1/30/13 9:35 AM
ChristmasHills said...
What a beautiful coat. Great review, thanks.
1/30/13 1:21 AM
MamaSewing said...
Your coat is beautiful! I really like the way you used some plaid on the bias.
1/29/13 10:37 PM
 
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