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Reviewed by:Nancy K

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Posted on:3/20/09 3:17 PM
Last Updated:3/21/09 11:21 AM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 22 people   
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Annette Wright said... (3/22/09 7:02 PM) Reply
What a smokin' jacket. I LOVE it. You'll have a lot of fun wearing this one.
Kellie R. said... (3/22/09 1:37 PM) Reply
Simply beautiful. I love yellow. This is such a soft and feminine shade and of course, the style is gorgeous. I'm sorry that you're unhappy with the weight of the coat, but it still looks fabulous.
poplin said... (3/21/09 11:41 PM) Reply
Beautiful coat, lovely color! Glad to have found your blog.
Erica B. said... (3/21/09 10:20 PM) Reply
Gorgeous! Just gorgeous! I love the color!
solosmocker said... (3/21/09 9:19 PM) Reply
This is so pretty, Nancy. It looks comfortable to wear as well and the color is great on you.
Vonnevo said... (3/21/09 5:17 PM) Reply
Gorgeous coat Nancy ! The beautiful colour will brighten up any grey day :)
Sigrid. said... (3/21/09 3:46 PM) Reply
Great to see it on you, it's wonderful.
sewhappygrams said... (3/21/09 2:46 PM) Reply
Love your coat and what a fit! The yellow color is just what one needs on a wintery day. You did a fantastic job and review. Thanks so much!
nancy2001 said... (3/21/09 1:46 PM) Reply
What a beautiful and impeccably made coat -- it looks like you spent a bundle for it at Bergdorf's. The custom fit and the sunny lemon color look lovely on you. Congratulations on your new blog.
cindyann said... (3/21/09 12:54 PM) Reply
Gorgeous color! Fantastic on you.
Luckylibbet said... (3/21/09 12:46 PM) Reply
So sunshiny for dreary winter days! Just love the marriage of color, style and proportion - excellent job on all your changes. And congrats on joining blogdom, looking forward to more from you.
nglalala said... (3/21/09 12:29 PM) Reply
Your coat is awesome! Great job!
eugenia123 said... (3/21/09 12:21 PM) Reply
This coat is fabulous! I absolutely LOVE the color and the style really suits you. Great review.
Christas said... (3/21/09 11:50 AM) Reply
Your coat is so lovely! What a pretty lining too! Beautiful sewing....
Mahler said... (3/21/09 11:29 AM) Reply
Congratulations on your new blog. Mistake on the fabric or not, I think that your coat is wonderful. The colour is more then gorgeous on you. The lining is more then beautiful.
Rebecca D said... (3/21/09 8:54 AM) Reply
It's gorgeous, pure and simple. I so appreciate your thorough reviews.
Danvillegirl said... (3/21/09 8:06 AM) Reply
Beautiful coat
Peggy L said... (3/21/09 6:42 AM) Reply
Beautiful! Wonderful coat and a great review.
Annette1 said... (3/20/09 11:45 PM) Reply
THANK YOU for such a THOROUGH and INFORMATION-PACKED review. Your coat is SOOOOOOOOO pretty in that SUNNY YELLOW, I just LOVE it. OF COURSE, all of your tailoring details make ALL the difference in this "easy" Vogue. I'm not a fan of Vogue "easy" patterns either, but I have to admit I've often mulled this one over. I thought the collar was a little TOO big, but as you've altered yours, to my eye it's perfect. Of course, your lining just MAKES it. I don't make a lot of patch pockets, because I don't like the stitching lines drawing attention to them. Your method that you've demonstrated is PERFECT.
JoanneM said... (3/20/09 9:47 PM) Reply
Lovely color! Great review!
Re Becca said... (3/20/09 9:28 PM) Reply
Lovely! This will be so nice on a cold winter day. Youwill look fabulous and warm. I love that patch pocket method.
Ody said... (3/20/09 7:45 PM) Reply
Nancy---just gorgeous! What a wonderful outcome for such hard work! I love snazzy linings, and the one you chose just takes that beautiful coat up a few more notches. I think you will look very springy like a daffodil on cool spring days, and all you have to do is open it up to show the lining and it will get HOT!!! Great and informative review. Love your new blog!
QuickFade said... (3/20/09 7:11 PM) Reply
If only it were cold enough often enough here.... Gorgeous coat! Thanks for the reviews!
bananaoil said... (3/20/09 6:54 PM) Reply
It looks great! Did you make a muslin?
Sewliz said... (3/20/09 6:49 PM) Reply
Even in little photos the fabric looks ultra delicious and I read delightedly through the first part of your review looking forward to seeing where you had purchased this fab stuff. I love the color, how refreshing in the grey dreary winter! Beautiful work, beautiful coat, lovely review, lovely woman in the coat.
colourbynumber said... (3/20/09 6:37 PM) Reply
I love the yellow. And the collar is wonderful.
Beek said... (3/20/09 5:58 PM) Reply
Love this bright, cheerful jacket!
MaryDB said... (3/20/09 5:31 PM) Reply
It looks beautiful and warm and perfect. I hear you on the thick fabric - thank goodness it's spring!
carolynw said... (3/20/09 5:11 PM) Reply
Magnificent job - just love it. Great work
Mahogany Stylist said... (3/20/09 5:11 PM) Reply
Excellent review and amazingly beautiful coat.
pterion said... (3/20/09 4:15 PM) Reply
Brava, Nancy! Such a lovely coat, very flattering style and color for you. And thank you for the detailed, thoughtful review.
Michelle L said... (3/20/09 4:12 PM) Reply
Beautiful coat, I love the color!
Dei said... (3/20/09 3:49 PM) Reply
That coat is gorgeous and that color qualifies and scrumptious!
Deborah L said... (3/20/09 3:30 PM) Reply
GORGEOUS. The color looks stunning on you. Very nice.
Sweetiebop said... (3/20/09 3:30 PM) Reply
Wonderful jacket with a very detailed review. I just saw it on your blog last night.
gatorgirl4325 said... (3/20/09 3:25 PM) Reply
Your coat is beautiful! I hope that you get much enjoyment from wearing something so lovely!
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