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Pattern Reviews> McCall's> 5714 (diystyle fleece jacket)

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Posted on:4/16/10 11:20 PM
Last Updated:4/16/10 11:32 PM


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salsera7 said... (10/20/11 10:35 AM) Reply
You did a great job on this. I was always on the fence about this pattern which has been in my stash for awhile. Thanks to you, I now know what to do to 'chic' it up.
Nancywin said... (7/14/10 11:35 AM) Reply
I don't know how I missed this the first time around. This is great. I think I'm going to have to get this pattern!
donna mel said... (4/18/10 5:46 PM) Reply
oh yeah, really cute. thanks for the tip to leave off the collar...i wouldn't have thought to do that. LOVE the sweatshirt fabric...so cozy.
nancy2001 said... (4/17/10 9:13 PM) Reply
What a terrific casual jacket -- it looks wonderful on you. I have to agree that Joann's sweatshirt fleece is a great fabric. In fact I'm wearing a snap cardigan I made from it right now.
khunter said... (4/17/10 8:07 PM) Reply
cutest jacket ever!!!
MelissaB in WA said... (4/17/10 7:23 PM) Reply
Cute!!!!
becca a said... (4/17/10 3:31 PM) Reply
Great jacket for spring weather! I hadn't noticed this pattern, but I think I need it now.
frame said... (4/17/10 1:19 PM) Reply
Very cute jacket. Nice to know this pattern has so many options. Thanks for the info on the "dracula" collar. :)
Heatherrique said... (4/17/10 12:04 PM) Reply
You make fleece so fashionable! Watch out Juicy Couture!
Christas said... (4/17/10 10:35 AM) Reply
This jacket looks so cute on you! Thanks for the heads up about the collar.
carolynw said... (4/17/10 10:14 AM) Reply
Hard to believe this is fleece - looks so very, very nice. Great Job!!
mhk3boys said... (4/17/10 10:01 AM) Reply
Very pretty and stylish!
Rebecca D said... (4/17/10 9:28 AM) Reply
I love this coat.
mylittleelephant said... (4/17/10 8:31 AM) Reply
I have love & hate relationship with fleece fabric, it's super cozy and practical but not easy to make it stylish.....but you really changed my view on that, yours is very cute and not too casual, when I imagine wearing it....um.....tantalizing!!!
Deepika said... (4/17/10 7:50 AM) Reply
This is fleece? Wow... amazing. Really stylish. One of my friend says about you "Everything she makes looks awesome" And I completely agree.
CarolynGM said... (4/17/10 7:15 AM) Reply
Great review. The coat is just perfect for casual wear; I do love anything with a hood too.
paulakiss said... (4/17/10 0:46 AM) Reply
I love this coat on you! It looks so comfy without looking frumpy. Great job. Yes, it does look better without the collar I think.
Sew4Fun said... (4/16/10 11:43 PM) Reply
Love your fleecy coat! Nice job! I keep meaning to sew this pattern for my daughter as she lives in her RTW version. Fanastic review too! Very detailed with lots of info I like to know. I always enjoy seeing your smiling face and reading your reviews.
 
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