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Pattern Reviews> Patrones Magazine> no. 223 sept 2004 (Chanel Jacket)

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Reviewed by:Agnes

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Posted on:1/11/06 4:21 PM
Last Updated:1/15/06 9:35 AM
Review Rating: Helpful by 3 people    Very Helpful by 23 people   
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Ahuva said... (1/15/06 8:27 PM) Reply
Absolutely gorgeous! WOW!
muffie11 said... (1/15/06 1:48 PM) Reply
Love this review, Agnes, the jacket is beautiful, and your creativity is making this up is super great! Thanks for sharing this!
MaryBeth said... (1/15/06 10:43 AM) Reply
Cool, clever trim! I'm glad you did this review.
Nickle said... (1/15/06 9:48 AM) Reply
I was wondering what you used for the trim and forgot to ask. It sure looks sharp.
Debbie Cook said... (1/15/06 9:41 AM) Reply
Beautiful jacket! And thank you for sharing all of your thoughts while making it. Your review was not too long at all and I enjoyed it a lot.
Lee Ann Hawkins said... (1/12/06 10:29 PM) Reply
this is incredibly good! Besides echoing everyone else, I must add your trim and buttons are perfect. Bravo!
Liana said... (1/12/06 8:18 PM) Reply
What a beautiful jacket! And what an odyssey you have been on. Wonderful work, and an interesting, informative review.
PixieCat said... (1/12/06 2:44 PM) Reply
Gorgeous jacket! All of the details you added really makes it unique. Definitely increase your rating!
licarritc said... (1/12/06 9:28 AM) Reply
Fabulous jacket and review! I want one of these but all the hand work scares me off every time. Congrrats on having the perseverance!
Cambric Tea said... (1/12/06 8:37 AM) Reply
Agnes! Beautiful work! Gosh!
Ann B. said... (1/12/06 6:28 AM) Reply
Long reviews are the best. Your jacket is beautiful, and the review so clear about the construction. Wonderful.
Danvillegirl said... (1/12/06 4:25 AM) Reply
Long, smong! This was a great review. I need these type of details. Great job on the jacket. It is really lovely.
Georgene said... (1/11/06 11:23 PM) Reply
So you will keep your arms by your side. At least you will be looking great. Wonderful finishing. I would like to see the inside too.
Lori V said... (1/11/06 10:02 PM) Reply
Thanks for the well-written, informative review. Your jacket is magnificent.
hongkongshopper said... (1/11/06 8:55 PM) Reply
Not too long at all! Great jacket - thanks for the review!
sewlily said... (1/11/06 7:49 PM) Reply
This is beautiful and I love the blue trim. Such a great contrast. Wonderful.
Jennifer shaw said... (1/11/06 7:40 PM) Reply
This is not too long!! Thank you for explaining so thoughtfully the process of how this gorgeous and lovely jacket came into being. Kudos to you and your perserverance. Could you post a picture of you wearing the jacket, please? It looks great on your twin, but I am certain it looks divine on you!
Mary Stiefer said... (1/11/06 7:11 PM) Reply
wow - wow - and wow. You did a great job on this jacket.
GorgeousFabrics said... (1/11/06 6:43 PM) Reply
Beautiful jacket! I love the pockets :). You should be very proud of the job you did. It's really lovely. -Ann
Lori Sews said... (1/11/06 6:33 PM) Reply
Great review, very pretty jacket! I am impressed! :)
Elona said... (1/11/06 5:13 PM) Reply
What lovely work, Agnes. Thanks for such a complete discussion.
els said... (1/11/06 5:04 PM) Reply
Agnes, jouw Chanel jasje is mooi gemaakt.A beautiful Chanel copy and if you can make a jacket like this one, you are not an advanced beginner anymore.Would like to see a picture of the inside too.
Anne-Rose said... (1/11/06 4:49 PM) Reply
Beautiful jacket!! Id love to see a picture of the quilted lining :-) Definitely upgrade your rating!!
Lynngray said... (1/11/06 4:41 PM) Reply
Wonderful Jacket. And great Review. I think you should upgrade your rating also.
Riordan said... (1/11/06 4:35 PM) Reply
Beautiful jacket!! (worth all of your hard work) I think you should upgrade your rating.
Frogstitcher said... (1/11/06 4:32 PM) Reply
What a fabulous jacket - inside and out. Thank you for a very informative review.
Mlle Laura said... (1/11/06 4:30 PM) Reply
I LOVE your jacket. Thanks for a fantastic review! I don't have a copy of the Threads but your description of the techniques are *very* helpful.
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