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Posted on:11/29/09 6:21 PM
Last Updated:12/1/09 8:17 PM


Review Rating: Very Helpful by 9 people   
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MelissaB in WA said... (11/21/10 1:03 AM) Reply
Your coat is adorable! I love everything about it. I'm making myself a wool coat right now and am not really jazzed about any of the collar options so I was looking to see what others have done. I wish I would have seen your review before I cut my fabric out. Oh well, next time I'm going to make one your way. Thanks for the inspiration!
kraize4step said... (9/14/10 10:39 PM) Reply
I have a quick ? Do you think I could just use 100% cotton for this instead of stretch polin?
Ruth Designs said... (9/12/10 8:23 AM) Reply
You did a good job, I love the color of your jacket.
Elemenopeo said... (12/2/09 1:53 PM) Reply
beautiful!
jlg said... (12/2/09 11:47 AM) Reply
You did a great job on this. The color is fabulous.
carolynw said... (12/2/09 9:58 AM) Reply
Beautiful jacket - great work
Christas said... (12/2/09 0:04 AM) Reply
Beautiful trench coat!
Sew4Fun said... (12/1/09 11:52 PM) Reply
Oh I'm green with envy. I want your trench! :) I wear trench jackets all the time and I adore that colour! I already have one trench this colour but mine is RTW. Yours is much better. :)
Sew Shy said... (12/1/09 10:47 PM) Reply
This is an absolutely gorgeous coat!
Heatherrique said... (12/1/09 10:31 PM) Reply
Stunningly lovely coat!
linda 75142 said... (12/1/09 8:42 PM) Reply
Looks wonderful and you did a wonderful job!
moushka said... (11/30/09 7:40 AM) Reply
Beautiful workmanship! You should be proud of your coat, it looks very RTW. It's such a happy colour!
elily00 said... (11/13/09 4:15 PM) Reply
marec, thanks! and yes, I always find that Simplicity builds in way too much ease for my taste. So I always size down 2-3 sizes with their patterns. It could just be a matter of taste, but the 4 fits me just perfectly for what I would expect from a trench coat. When I finish the entire wardrobe I will get some pictures of me wearing it so you can see better what I mean. The dress form is about the right size though.
marec said... (11/13/09 11:07 AM) Reply
Wow, good job! I'm interested in the difference in sizing-a 4 fits you but the pattern says 8 and 12? Love the pockets and the collar.
elily00 said... (11/12/09 1:13 PM) Reply
Thank you so much girls! Sorry about the link- it is working now :)
Rhoda K said... (11/12/09 12:56 PM) Reply
Looks like this will be a beautiful coat, I look forward to the finished product. BTW, your pocket link isn't working.
no7262 said... (11/12/09 9:25 AM) Reply
Looks great! I love this pattern! Nora :)
ThatAllenChick said... (11/12/09 1:06 AM) Reply
I have this pattern in my stash of upcoming projects. I'm very excited to see how yours turns out. Love the color. Good luck!
 
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